Increasing clouds and falling temperatures can be expected this afternoon, as a storm system approaches from the west. Rain and snow showers will develop along and west of I-25 by mid-afternoon, gradually spreading to the south and southeast this evening and overnight. The higher terrain west of I-25 will see accumulating snow, heavy, in some cases. Click on the "Weather" tab for specifics.
Gone is the deal Vail offered last year, giving carpoolers with
four or more people in a car a 20-dollar gift certificate for its
on-mountain restaurants. Vail gave out 240-thousand dollars in
Chief operating officer Bill Jensen says the program may have
only made a minor impact on the parking crunch.
Several ski areas have tried reducing Interstate 70 gridlock and
resort parking problems through carpool-incentive programs.
In eliminating their programs, the two resorts cited cost
constraints and mediocre success.