Blue Mountain Press Release — With weather and conditions on our side for snowmaking throughout this week, Blue Mountain Resort is pleased to announce an opening day of Thursday, December 9, 2010.
Over 30 centimetres of natural snow is expected to fall within the next 48 hours adding to the already abundant natural snowfall. In addition, the largest snowmaking system in Canada, capable of producing one ft. acre of snow per 16 minutes; and our specialized crew of Snowmakers and Groomers are hard at work to establish optimal snow conditions.
Provided, the current conditions remain steady throughout the week, we will be on track for opening on December 10th. Terrain accessed by the Silver Bullet in the Village will be open Friday at 9:00 a.m. Please find the latest snow and conditions update on Blue Mountain’s website at www.bluemountain.ca/conditions_snow_report.htm. Real time updates will also be available on Facebook (www.facebook.com/BlueMountain) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/BlueMtnResort). Progress reports for opening will be available for those who sign up at: http://www.bluemountain.ca/opening_day_countdown_signup.htm.
About Blue Mountain Resort –
Blue Mountain, Ontario’s largest mountain resort is nestled on the shores of Georgian Bay, located 90 minutes north of Toronto. Spanning over 700 acres, Blue Mountain has become the four-season destination of the North, visited by more than 1.5 million guests a year. Winter at the resort boasts 36 ski and snowboard trails enhanced by a world-class snowmaking system. Summer months offer the largest downhill mountain biking facility in Ontario, Monterra Golf course and a private beach property among other seasonal attractions. Year-round the resort attracts visitors to over 900 luxury accommodation units and 40 unique concept restaurants, bars and retail stores in our pedestrian village.37,500 square feet of state-of-the-art conference space caters year-round to corporate meeting groups. Blue Mountain is 50% owned by Intrawest ULC. Visit www.bluemountain.ca for more information