Perisher Resort in Australia just announced they will extended their season this year, they say there is just too much snow to close.
Perisher is Australia’s largest ski resort and is a combination of 4 resorts with a total of over 3,000 acres of skiable terrain.
Over 2 meters (6.5 Feet) of snow fell at Perisher in the month of August. Their natural snow depth for the season is currently 189.4 cm (74 in or 15 Feet).
The resort typically closes on the 2nd of October, but this year they will be extending their season until the following Sunday October 8th.
“Wahoo – With the Best Conditions in Five Years, Perisher Extends the Season to Sunday October 8!
Prepare yourselves…here at Perisher we are proud of having the longest snow season in Australia. On the back of over 2 metres of snow falling through the month of August and plenty more snow forecast for next week we are extending the season through till Sunday 8 October, the end of the New South Wales School Holidays!
The four-resort areas of Perisher, Blue Cow, Smiggin Holes and Guthega are all looking superb.blue cow
Who doesn’t love spring skiing and boarding? And with the most amount of snow since 2012 it’s the best in years.
It’s almost too good to be true…almost.”- Perisher
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