[PHOTOS] European Ski Areas Woke Up to Blanket of Snow on Saturday

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Swiss Alps (9/16/22). Credit: Facebook

The blistering heatwave that put paid to summer skiing at European ski areas came to a chilling end this weekend as the first significant snow of the season fell on resorts in the Alps and the Italian Dolomites.

Hintertux Glacier, Austria. Credit: Resort

Zermatt, Switzerland, usually open 365-days a year but closed for the last 50, announced that they will reopen on Tuesday.

Zermatt, Switzerland. Credit: Resort

Les 2 Alpes will host the World Cup Ski Cross Season opener in October, in late October Zermatt will host the first-ever staging of the “Matterhorn Cervino Speed Opening”, and Solden will host the Alpine World Cup opener.

La Plagne, France. Credit: Resort
Andermatt, Switzerland. Credit: Resort
Dolomite Superski, Italy. Credit: Resort
Solden, Austria. Credit: Solden
Solden, Austria. Credit: Solden
Cortina, Italy.
San Cassiano, Italy.
Canazei, Italy.
Zermatt, Switzerland. Credit: Zermatt
Zermatt, Switzerland. Credit: Zermatt

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