On any given day, half of Mad River's skiers can be found dressed in wool and weaving through the trees on core-shot tele skis. They'll be riding the nation's only diesel single chair, known simply as "The Single." Pasted on their car bumpers: the infamous red and white Ski It if You Can sticker. And if they act like they own the place, could be they do-it's a co-op.
More than two feet of new snow during the past three days has left Mt. Bachelor with a base snow amount of 83 inches putting the Oregon resort at the top of the snowfall list among major resorts in North America.