VAIL, Colo. ¿ Nov. 13, 2001 ¿ Vail Resorts today announced that Breckenridge will open for the 2001-2002 winter season this Friday as originally scheduled, while Vail and Beaver Creek are moving their opening dates to Thanksgiving week due to a period of recent warm fall weather. Keystone has been open to skiers and snowboarders since Oct. 26.

“We’re excited that Breckenridge is opening this Friday and that Keystone was one of the first resorts in the state to open to skiers and snowboarders more than two weeks ago. We are also looking forward to Vail and Beaver Creek opening for the season next week ¿ which day that will be is dependent on the weather,” said Andy Daly, president of Vail Resorts.

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