WINTER SPORTS -- Silver Mountain opend its lifts Monday while 49 Degrees North had customers floating on two feet of prime powder for it's opener on Saturday.
Lookout Pass will reopen on Thanksgiving and Mt. Spokane opens Friday, conditions permitting.
FREEBIE FOR 5th GRADERS
Don't waste this great early season by you have a fifth grader in the family, take advantage of the 5th grade ski FREE passport that gives these prime learning-age kids free lift tickets at more than 20 Inland Northwest resorts.
The passport also includes special deals on equipment rentals, lessons and other activities. Some ski areas even offer specials for parents or siblings.