It’s pretty, it’s white, it’s fluffy, it’s cold. You can slide on it, you can roll in it, you can jump in it, you can eat it. It blankets the earth and makes everything a little more beautiful. It is the reason we put up with freezing temperatures, wake up at ungodly hours, and slave away all summer, saving our vacation days for winter. It’s snow! And it’s here!
Temperatures are dropping and resorts across the nation are firing up their snow guns or reporting the first signs of snow “au naturale.” Hopes are high for the rumored “Godzilla El Niño” and social media is abuzz with #winteriscoming.
Let’s take a look at some of the recent snow sightings from across the US.
Old man winter has already visited Colorado and we even heard that I-70 was closed for a few hours last week.
5. Monarch Mountain
The party didn’t stop in Colorado though. Resorts in the Southwest received some love from Mother Nature.
11. Mammoth Mountain