Colorado Ski Country reported skier visits increased significantly this past winter after two consecutive 'down' seasons. Some feel this rise in visits comes at the expense of lost revenue from discounted tickets.
Tourists fly in from thousands of miles away to float down the fluffy powder at this Rocky Mountain resort. In town, locals pump water onto a hill so their kids can race on ice. At Ski Town, USA, they'll do whatever it takes to produce future Olympians.