Sign In:

×

Last Step!

Please enter your public display name and a secure password.

Plan to post in the forums? Change your default forum handle here!

×
×

Two Chilean Ski Resorts Close Due to Lack of Snow

A series of ski resorts in South America have been struggling to keep the lifts running as unseasonably warm weather plagues the region. The renowned Chilean cat skiing operation Ski Arpa announced last weekend that they would be unable to open for the winter on account of poor snow conditions. Additionally, the Swiss Ski Team announced that they have cancelled their Chilean training camp, and will instead opt to train on the high altitude glaciers of Saas Fee and Zermatt.

RELATED: Two To Three Feet Of Fresh Snow Forecasted For Thredbo, AU

Though many resorts are struggling in the face of suboptimal weather conditions, for those dedicated to the search of the endless winter, all hope is not lost. Ski Portillo has 57% of its lifts operating, though conditions have forced the resort to largely rely on snowmaking. Substantially farther south, in Bariloche, Argentina, snow conditions look far more promising. Cerro Catedral, currently has 30 of its 38 runs open.

Teton Gravity also misses the mark on reporting about the Southern Hemisphere! 400km south of Santiago the skiing is sensational! CORRALCO and the other southern resorts are all with exceptional conditions, most with over 5 meters of accumulated snowfall this season! CORRALCO will host USA, Germany, Spain, Andorra, Chile, China, CVA, Canada Paraolympic National Teams and others with exceptional winter conditions! Stay tuned to learn more about the teams that know where to find the best snow!

Though many resorts are struggling in the face of suboptimal weather conditions, for those dedicated to the search of the endless winter, all hope is not lost.

The website is really helpful for readers to readily obtain more inspirational thoughts and subjects. The collection of such useful and revealing Software Development Services ideas makes the page more appealing to users in all ways

Play
READ THE STORY
Vail CEO Rob Katz Pens Open Letter About Next Ski Season
Up Next News

Vail CEO Rob Katz Pens Open Letter About Next Ski Season

Vail CEO Rob Katz Pens Open Letter About Next Ski Season

Vail CEO Rob Katz wrote a letter with a message for the upcoming ski season. Flickr photo. Back in March, Vail and other large ski industry corporations were faced with the tough decision of closing their resorts – essentially killing off their main revenue streams – in response to the growing COVID-19 pandemic. At this point, it’s unfortunately become clear that we’re all in it for the long haul, and many ski resorts have been asking themselves existential questions about the upcoming

Play
READ THE STORY
PSA: Please Wear a Mask.
Up Next News

PSA: Please Wear a Mask.

PSA: Please Wear a Mask.

You know what’s more annoying than wearing a mask? A COVID-19 outbreak running rampant in your town, forcing local small businesses to close, overwhelming your healthcare system, and threatening the lives of the immunocompromised members of your community. We’d say that’s way worse than wearing a cloth mask for 10 minutes while you’re grocery shopping. The reality is that we all crave normal life, but that won’t happen anytime soon if we don't all do our part. The data shows that the

Play
READ THE STORY
The Great American Outdoors Act is Now Law
Up Next News

The Great American Outdoors Act is Now Law

The Great American Outdoors Act is Now Law

The Great American Outdoors Act promises billions to protect lands like these. Wikipedia photo. The Great American Outdoors Act is now law, paving the way for future generations to continue enjoying our parks and outdoor public lands for years to come. After passing with overwhelming bipartisan support in both the House and Senate, President Trump signed the bill into law yesterday. The Act, created by hard work from both parties, guarantees billions of dollars in funding for all manner