Oct: with and without lifts. When I skied the early season snow in mid-October I had no idea it would keep
snowing for the next 7 or 8 days. All of this snow enabled Brighton's earliest opening in about 20 years.
October 18th in Albion Basin at Alta - A very good start on the season.
Not bad coverage for the first storm of the season.
A week later and the snow hasn't stopped. There are so many hikers in Alta's lower parking lot that one might think they decided to open a month early.
The two checkmarks help point out towers of the new Collins chairlift. The upper arrow points to an unending line of snowboarders and skiers climbing to track up the new powder.