Grand Targhee to open all lifts and 100% of terrain on Saturday, December 17


(Alta, WY – December 16, 2011) Hot on the heels of yesterday’s announced opening of the Blackfoot lift, Grand Targhee today announces that all lifts and 100% of Grand Targhee’s terrain will be opened beginning tomorrow, Saturday, December 17. With the additional opening of Sacajawea all of Fred’s Mountain and now Peaked Mountain will be ready for holiday skiers and riders.

Resort officials are stressing that everyone exercise considerable caution while early season conditions exist. Visitors to the resort should also expect limited grooming until the area receives additional snow.

Lift tickets will be available this weekend at the following rates:

Adults (ages 13-64)                 $59
Seniors (ages 65+)                  $44
Children (ages 6-12)               $29
Children (5 yrs & under)          Free

Beginning Monday, December 19 lift ticket rates will go to regular season rates:

Adults (ages 13-64)                 $69
Seniors (ages 65+)                  $44
Children (ages 6-12)               $29
Children (5 yrs & under)          Free

Grand Targhee Resort is currently reporting a 30” base and 101” of total snowfall.