November 27, 2010
Steamboat is already more than a third of the way to last year’s snowfall total of 250 inches (about 70 inches below average) with 91 inches of snow falling beginning in late October.
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Leaders look to early snow, guest experience to lure vacationers
The Steamboat Springs resort community is celebrating a modest powder boost this holiday weekend with more than 3,500 visitors in town to ski the leftovers of a series of storms that gave Steamboat Ski Area its best Opening Day conditions in a decade. But the question on the minds of resort leaders is, “How far can the snow message carry us in uncertain economic times?”