October skiing on Loveland Pass (photo slideshow) | SummitDaily.com

October skiing on Loveland Pass (photo slideshow)

Aspen resident Sam Rittgers takes a few turns on the recent snowfall at Loveland Pass Tuesday, Oct. 3. The nearby ski resort, Arapahoe Basin, received 16 inches of snow in 24 hours by Monday morning.
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On Tuesday morning, skiers and snowboarders trekked out to Loveland Pass for some early season fresh powder turns. Summit’s nearby ski area, Arapahoe Basin, received 19 inches of snow in two days as of last Monday morning. The conditions were cold enough for light snow and deep enough to avoid hitting the ground if you could find the right route, or right dozen. See more images of the October bluebird day on SummitDaily.com.


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