LAS VEGAS -- After an unseasonably warm weather, the winter season at the Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort starts Saturday, Dec. 13 when the resort opens to the public.
The Rabbit Peak lift which serves the area's beginner terrain area will be running. The cost is $20. Scenic chair lift rides on the new Bluebird quad chair lift will be available for $10 for adults and $5 for children. Both lifts will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The resort is continuing its snowmaking efforts through the weekend. There is also natural snow expected over the weekend.
"We are excited finally kick off our winter season and appreciate the community's patience during this unseasonably warm weather," said Kevin Stickelman, LVSSR president and general manager.
The snow tubing area is expected to open on Dec. 20. Tickets for tubing are $20 and include inner tube rental.