The Homestead opens its slopes

Last Updated: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 15:45 hrs

With snow in the forecast, The Homestead's slopes are officially open for skiing and snowboarding.

The Hot Springs resort said Saturday The Homestead's Snowsports area has an 8- to 20-inch base for skiers and boarders. A high wind warning, however, is keeping the main lift off limits until the winds die down later in the day.

Besides the snow in the forecast, snowmaking is under way as well.

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