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Comment Share Posted on Monday June 18th at 3:49 p.m.

After a chilly -7 degrees wake up call it was time to defrost the car and head up to The Remarkables for it's opening day of the 2012 season. Alta Chair, Sugar Chair and the beginners’ area base lodge conveyor were all open. After a week of the snow guns firing and some snow fall resulted in a firm base and tacky snow conditions.

"We opened on a picture-perfect Queenstown winter day, with blue skies, great snow and lots of smiles making for an excellent first day," he said. "Everyone up here is enjoying getting in their first runs of the season." Ross Lawrence - The Remarkables ski area manager

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The Remarks terrain park crew set up ten features in the terrain park for skiers and boarders to enjoy, with a range of beginner through to advanced boxes and rails.

Today's Snow Report - The Remarkables

 

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