So, even though we've been experiencing Sept. weather into early Nov., we've finally got some snow flyin' and stickin' to the mountains, which means one thing: ski season! Brighton got the gears spinning at 9 a.m. this morning. Solitude and Snowbird are following suit this weekend.

Here's the official opening dates for the resorts:

Brighton: Nov. 11

Solitude: Nov. 12

Snowbird: Nov. 13

Alta: Nov. 19

Park City Mountain Resort: Nov. 20

Wolf Mountain: Nov. 20

Canyons: Nov. 26

Powder Mountain: Nov. 26

Deer Valley: Dec. 4

Sundance: Dec. 10

Eagle Point: Dec. 14

Where will you be taking your turns at this season? And for those of you that hit Brighton (as we speak) today, how was it?

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