Grouse Mountain opens today |

Grouse Mountain opens today

Nicole Frey

BEAVER CREEK – For those who crave a challenge, Beaver Creek Resort will open the grouse Mountain Express or Lift 10 at 9 a.m. today. With nearly four feet of new snow over the week at Beaver Creek, which continued through the night, powder hounds are sure to find fresh tracks on Grouse Mountain’s expert terrain, including Bald Eagle, Falcom Park, Osprey, Ptarmigan, Raven Ridge, Screech Owl and Ruffed Grouse, said Beaver Creek spokeswoman Christian Schleicher. Grouse Mountain’s opening increases Beaver Creek’s skiable terrain to 971 acres and 63 trails served by nine lifts. For information on Beaver Creek’s snow conditions, call (800) 404-3535 or visit Writer Nicole Frey can be reached at 949-0555, ext. 14621, or Vail, Colorado

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