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Sierra Ski Resorts Rejoice As Nearly 2 Feet Of Snow Fall During Storm

Boreal didn’t even bother opening on Thursday as the winds were too powerful. But once the storm finally slowed, people were in a hurry to get up there.


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Sierra Snowfall Has Drought-Weary Californians Excited For More

The first big snow is like your favorite team winning a game in the preseason. It always brings out positive predictions for the year ahead.


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Skiers Flock To Boreal To Enjoy Over 1 Foot Of New Snow

Rain fell in the Sierra along parts of Interstate 80 on Saturday. But at the summit, the heavy rain finally turned to snow.


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Skiers, Boarders Enjoy New, Natural Snow At Boreal

With fresh powder blanketing Tahoe ski resorts, skiers and snowboarders are hitting the slopes.



Boarders, Businesses Hope For Snowy Season As Weather Changes

Boarders and businesses are optimistic for a snowy season. While the cold weather is coming, thousands were getting ready to hit the slopes at the Sacramento Ski and Snowboard Festival Sunday.


File photo of snow making at Boreal Mountain Resort (Credit: CBS13)

Boreal Making Snow In Preparation For Early Ski Season

Snow is falling in the Sierra today, with a little help from technology.


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Sierra Resorts Get Snow In Time For Thanksgiving

Ski resort operators are rejoicing after a string of storms brought an early winter to the Sierra Nevada just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday period.



Sierra Gets More Than 3 Feet Of Fresh Snow

Skiers and snowboarders in the Sierra woke up on Saturday to fresh snow after the region experienced a powerful storm.


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Snow Enthusiasts Flock To Mountain After Weekend Storm

The fresh powder finally arrived, including 5 feet of fresh snow at Boreal, and some people went to extreme measures to take advantage of this reawakening of winter.


Ice skaters enjoy a turn around the rink at Northstar on Wednesday. (credit: CBS13)

Tahoe Resorts Getting Creative Without Snow

There’s no snow up in the Sierras so resorts are getting creative to attract customers, offering ski packages for their limited runs, meal deals and more.


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Boreal Ski Resort To Open This Afternoon

Skiers and snowboarders are getting an early Halloween treat. Boreal Resort is opening today.


Skiers and snowboarders hit the slopes on Boreal for a rare late July ride. (Credit: Alan Blaich)

Skiers Hit The Slopes At Boreal

Skiers and snowboarders enjoyed a final fling on the slopes Saturday as the Sierra Nevada skiing season came to an official close after one of the snowiest winters in more than six decades.