A photo sent to SnowBrains last winter (above) showed a line of ski and snowboard equipment left by skiers and riders to ‘reserve’ their place in the lift line at Heavenly Mountain, CA. Judging by the comments left on our Facebook post this was not a rare occurrence, and locals were not happy about it.
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Well, it seems that Vail resorts, owners of Heavenly, are listening and now proactively attempting to stamp out the practice. Signage seen at Heavenly on opening day weekend by Kent Wehner appears to be discouraging the behaviour.