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Mt. Spokane fully operational after almost 20 inches of snowfall

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After almost 20 inches of snow, Mt. Spokane is finally fully open. After almost 20 inches of snow, Mt. Spokane is finally fully open.
MT. SPOKANE -

If you've been outside, you know just how chilly it is, but the cold didn't stop excited skiers and snowboarders up at Mount Spokane today. After almost 20 inches of snow, the Mountain is finally fully operational. All the lifts were working, and there was even an area opened up for innertubing.

Skiers and snowboarders came from near and far to try out the slopes. And no matter what age, everyone had fun. One 9 year old told KHQ that his favorite part about skiing was, "I can go as fast as I want." Another young girl said, "Everything is my favorite part about skiing."

That sentiment was shared by Andrea, a more experienced skier. "I just love getting up here and having fun and working hard and going fast and hanging out. It's even fun with snowboarders," she joked, gesturing to her snowboarder friend.

Mount Spokane Ski & Snowboard Park's General Manager Brad McQuarrie was happy with the turnout. " I just wanted to thank everyone for their snow dances, it brought it hard, so thanks everybody!"

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