Attention Skiers: Lookout Pass Now Open! - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Lookout First Idaho Ski Resort To Fire Up Lifts!

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Skiers and shredders, wax your boards. Lookout Pass Ski Area will be Idaho's first resort to open this year, while others are gearing up for opening days, too.

Lookout is opening Friday on the Idaho-Montana border. Mountain management says all lifts will be operating through Sunday on this initial weekend. The resort will open again for Thanksgiving.

Skiing at other resorts is nearing, as well, with the season at Grand Targhee just over the Wyoming border beginning on Saturday. Lifts will be running at Sun Valley come Thanksgiving. Brundage and Bogus Basin, near McCall and Boise, respectively, will open when they get enough snow.

Schweitzer near Sandpoint just got another 12 inches of snow overnight, and Silver Mountain above Kellogg is also getting hit by storms rolling through the region.

 

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