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Southern Hemisphere Ski Resorts Grapple with Operating Amidst Pandemic

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As the sweltering summer heat persists in the Northern Hemisphere, the unknowns associated with the upcoming 2020 ski season persist with it.

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The End Of Après Ski–Can Ski Resorts Survive?

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As skiing resumes in Australia and New Zealand and bookings reopen for the upcoming ski season in the U.S. and Europe, the future is far from certain. Many ski operators, local businesses, and resorts rely on events outside of skiing and snowboarding for income, particularly to entice a younger crowd–many of which cannot now take place.

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Let it Snow: White Gold Arrives Just in Time for Whakapapa's Opening

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Mt Ruapehu's dry brown mountain has transformed to a white winter wonderland in the past few days and not a minute too soon as the first of its skifields gets ready to open its doors tomorrow.

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New Zealand Ski Areas Look to Snow Season Operations with Restrictions

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With New Zealand’s Coronavirus lockdown having been eased, ski resorts are cautiously optimistic they will be able to open for a locals’ season, albeit under tight restrictions.

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Guide To The 2019 Australia And New Zealand Ski Season

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Once again, the snow has come early across the Tasman, with falls of up to 45 centimetres across the Australian mountains in the last week of May.

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Endless Winter: Where To Ski This Summer

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If skiing and riding in the summer is on your bucket list, make it happen this year with options from California to the Southern Hemisphere to the European Alps.

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Big Storms Deliver For Australia, New Zealand

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 The biggest storms of the season so far dropped upwards of 24 inches on resorts throughout Australia and New Zealand.

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NZ Ski Areas Ready For June Openings: New Chairs, Terrain Parks, Night Skiing

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The winter action is just about to begin begin in New Zealand. Earliest opening is June 7 at Mt. Hutt. Others open mid-late June. Here is a preview of what’s new: 

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New Zealand Plans 2013 Winter Olympic Preview; Includes Five World Cups

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The Winter Games NZ 2013 will be the largest international snow sports event ever held in in the Down Under nation. The Games are set for Aug. 12-25, 2013.

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