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Snowshoe Mountain to open skiing, snowboarding by Thanksgiving


SNOWSHOE, W.Va. — In advance of a strong El Niño, officials at Snowshoe Mountain have announced plans to open skiing and snowboarding on the day before Thanksgiving, weather permitting, featuring a new chairlift and an action-packed 2023-2024 events calendar.

Snowshoe president Patti Duncan says crews are installing a new chair lift in advance of the season while hospitality staff are designing an action-packed season.

“The days are getting shorter, the nights are becoming chilly, and excitement for winter is starting to build here on the mountain,” Duncan said.

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