The Blizzard of 2010 - Terrain Openings - Another Alta Powder Day

Powderhound Matt

By Powderhound Matt \ November 23 2010 \ 4 Comments

It just keeps getting better. I apologize if I sound repetitive but it just keeps dumping in Utah. At the present time, almost the entire state is under a Blizzard Warning! I haven't seen the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City issue a blizzard warning in the 5 years I've lived here. Wondering what the conditions look like out there, well this is what Alta looked like yesterday. Just awesome! 

I've also gotten the inside scoop from some of the resorts on their expectations on getting additional terrain open. Park City Mountain Resort is telling people to check their facebook page Wednesday for an update, but I know their snow safety teams have been up in the McConkey area. Trust me I heard the bombs going off early this morning.
Solitude has gotten all of their lifts up and running but the Honeycomb chair, but I've been assured that the Solitude Ski Patrol was taking care of business in Honeycomb Canyon Monday.
The word from Brighton; if all goes as planned, Great Western will open tomorrow and Milly on Wednesday or Thursday. Happy Thanksgiving everybody!

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Matt Baydala, originally from Rockville Centre, New York, sniffed his way to Park City, Utah in 2006. Since then, he has built a career as the Owner of the Park City restaurant Yuki Yama Sushi. His passion and appreciation for the diversity of Utah’s wintersports product make him the perfect Powderhound. "For me skiing The Greatest Snow on Earth is not just a hobby; it’s an obsession," exclaimed Baydala. "Now I have the opportunity to share this awesome life we live out here with the entire skiing community."