Pomerelle to open Saturday
Pomerelle Mountain Resort near Albion will open Saturday, December 8th. Recent storms have delivered enough snow for a partial opening. “It is early season skiing and riding, with 75-percent of our slopes open,” said Jody Burrows, general manager. The mountain is not open for glade (tree) skiing/riding.
“Pomerelle averages 500 inches of snow per season and expects a full mountain opening soon,” said Pomerelle spokeswoman Gretchen Anderson in a news release.
The mountain will be open Saturday (12/8) and Sunday (12/9), close mid-week and reopenfor the 2012-13 winter season with daily operation Saturday, December 15th.
“In addition to opening the Magic Carpet in the beginner area, the triple and
double chairlifts will be in operation. Opening hours will be 9am to 4pm daily until
December 26th, when Pomerelle opens night skiing and riding (5 days a week) 4pm to 9pm,” Anderson said.
The Pomerelle lodge will be open, including food service and ski and snowboard
The Pomerelle snow school will offer its full complement of lessons, with group
lessons at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm, Anderson stated.
(photo: courtesy Pomerelle Mountain Resort)