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Snowmaking Begins At Wintergreen

Photo courtesy of Wintergreen Resort : With temps dropping well into the 20s at Wintergreen, that has allowed crews there to start making snow. [1]

Photo courtesy of Wintergreen Resort : With temps dropping well into the 20s at Wintergreen, that has allowed crews there to start making snow.

Wintergreen Resort
Nelson County, Virginia

With the winds howling and temps dropping like a rock the snow fans at Wintergreen Resort [2] have kicked in and snowmaking has started.

By early Saturday evening temps had already dropped into the upper 20s at Wintergreen with wind gusts of just over 70 MPH recorded. [3]

By early Saturday evening temps had already dropped into the upper 20s at Wintergreen with wind gusts of just over 70 MPH recorded.

While the slopes are a very long way from being ready, this was the official first step.

If conditions work in their favor, Wintergreen could open the slopes in the not too distant future.

Stay tuned!