Lots of pics on the Seven Springs FB Page. National coverage on TV yesterday morning, front page of the Washington Post today . . . definitely a good day for the marketing folks.
A Baltimore meteorologist drove up to Seven Springs early Mon morning, arrived around 9:30am, measured the snow, took some video, did a little reporting, and drove home. He brought some snow home for his sons. Now that's a snow lover!
Here's the scoop on how they managed to get open for today. There is also a video of his arrival at Seven Springs.
"But after a burst of heavy snow in the afternoon, the Director of Ski Patrol Dick Barron thought it was worth a try. The crew sent a groomer up one of the trails, and the snow held. After a few test runs, the race was on to round up enough people to work the chair lifts, patrol, and grooming. They did it."
Continue reading on Examiner.com April snow chase Part 2: Sights and sounds at Seven Springs, record ski opening - Baltimore Weather | Examiner.com http://www.examiner.com/article/april-sn...s#ixzz1sxPfyD48