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Sunshine opens the Great Divide High Speed Quad for the season

November 22, 2013

Due to the incredible work of Sunshine’s on-mountain team, the resort is poised to open the Great Divide High Speed Quad this afternoon at 1:30PM, a full day earlier than anticipated.

With almost a metre base blanketing the resort to date, and just one full week into the 2013-2014 ski season, the resort is now offering an impressive nine of its 12 lifts to guests.

These include Strawberry, Mount Standish and Wolverine high-speed quads, along with WaWa and Jack Rabbit quads. This is in addition to the resort’s eight passenger high speed gondola and two magic carpets.

The resort will also open the Angel High Speed Quad on Saturday, November 23and with the opening of Divide, Sunshine is currently offering 56 runs open and counting.

Current mountain stats for Friday, November 22:

Overnight: 1 cm (0.39 in)

Seven days: 63 cm (25 in)

Snow Pack: 86 (33 in)

Cumulative snow to date: 166 cm (65 in)

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Photo credit: Paul Zizka, Banff Lake Louise Tourism