The Colorado ski industry is on pace for a record this season, 12-million skier visits.
The trade group Colorado Ski Country U-S-A says Colorado resorts hosted a record five-point-two-million snowriders in January and February
That's nearly five percent higher than the same period a year ago.
Last year, Colorado ski resorts hosted approximately 11-point-9-million skier visits.
A skier visit represents a person participating in the sport of skiing or snowboarding for any part of one day.