Colorado Breckenridge is ready for spring thanks to big snow this winter.

March in Colorado ski country calls to mind shorts, shades, sunshine and ponds. Hard to imagine after a February that saw record snowfall.

“It’s been deep and soft, and we haven’t even gotten that good spring snow yet,” Dustin Schaefer said from his post at Loveland Ski Area.

In this month known for deals and special events, Loveland might be a good bet. March 12 there is Hooky Day. Snag a lift ticket for $35 and a coupon for buy-one-get-one passes valid two weeks after that Thursday.

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