It's been dumping in Steamboat for the last few days and they open tomorrow, Nov. 26. As of this morning, Steamboat is reporting 15.5" in the past 48 hours, meaning 66" on the season.
Opening day at Steamboat means Scholarship Day, means proceeds from lift tickets (specially priced at $30) go to the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Scholarship Fund. Since 1991, Scholarship Day has raised nearly $850,000, providing "financial support for deserving local children participating in Club programs."
The first lift will open at 8:30am. Activities include:
FREE Opening Day t-shirts to the first 100 in line at the Gondola
FREE hot chocolate on the Steamboat Stage provided by the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club
Surprise Gondola Car Opening Day Wishes
Opening Day Happy Hour at the Bear River Bar & Grill from 11am – 5pm
2 for 1 Appetizers
$6 Korbel South Peach Cocktails
$5 Korbel Brut or Sweet Rose California Champagne