Good early-season snow is bringing more skiers to Colorado's slopes and raising hopes for a strong winter and spring.
Skiing and Snowboarding
And it could happen sooner than you think.
Slideshow: Athletes traveled to Breckenridge, Colo., this past weekend to compete in the Dew Tour where U.S. Olympic hopefuls vied for a chance to represent their country in freeski super pipe and slopestyle events.
Freeski super pipe and slopestyle are among the events debuting at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Several athletes training at Vail hope to represent Team USA in these events.
With ski season is just around the corner, we’re going to look at the tension between the ski industry and environmentalists.