As the winter season approaches, ski enthusiasts are eagerly anticipating the start of ski season. Missouri is home to several ski resorts near Kansas City and St. Louis, including Hidden Valley Ski Resort in Wildwood. Tony Santora, the general manager of Hidden Valley Ski Resort, has been preparing the resort for the upcoming season.
Santora explained that they make all the snow that skiers use and that it takes about four days of continuous snowmaking for them to make enough snow to open. He described the snowmaking process, which depends on a wet bulb temperature to determine when they are able to make snow. The staff at Hidden Valley is busy getting ready for the season and beginners can also take advantage of lessons offered at the resort.
The winter season is an exciting time for ski enthusiasts, and resorts like Hidden Valley are gearing up for the start of ski season. With skiing, snow tubing, snowboarding, and lessons for beginners, there is something for everyone to enjoy at these Missouri ski resorts. The anticipation is building as these resorts make final preparations for the winter season.