Press Release

Boreal Set To Open Today

November 11, 2007

For Immediate Release Contact: Jon Slaughter Boreal Mountain Resort 530.426.3666 x185 November 12, 2007 Boreal Mountain Resort Set to Open Today First ski/snowboard resort scheduled to open in Northern California DONNER SUMMIT, Calif., - Boreal Mountain Resort is set to kick off the 2007- 2008 winter ski and snowboard season today, Monday, November 12, 2007. Boreal is once again Northern California’s first resort to open. Boreal is scheduled to offer its traditional early season intermediate trail via the Gunnar’s Chairlift, one moving carpet for beginners, plus jib features for park riders. Operations are on a day by day basis as conditions permit. “Five inches of new snow fell Saturday night and the snowmaking team at Boreal has taken full advantage of cold temperatures that dropped below freezing Sunday evening,” said Director of Mountain Operations Shaydar Edelmann. Resort personnel are recommending check the website at, or call ahead. Lift tickets will be reduced to $30 for ages 13+, and $12 for kids ages 5-12. Boreal will be open from 12 p.m. until after dark for opening day, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily as conditions permitting. More lifts and runs will continue to open as snow conditions permit. Resort services will include all base facilities including food and beverage, ski/snowboard rentals, and retail. “Let’s get this season rolling,” said Jon Slaughter, Marketing Manager at Boreal Mountain Resort. “We know that kids are itching to get out and shred, so it’s time to open our doors,” he added. Season passes are on sale for as low as $129 online at, or by phone at 530.426.3666 x127; or stop by Boreal Mountain Resort. Boreal offers the closest, most convenient access off Interstate 80 atop Donner Summit, just 90 minutes from Sacramento, 35 minutes from Reno and just 6 minutes from Truckee. Boreal Mountain Resort offsets 100 percent of its electricity by purchasing green power # # #

Jon Slaughter

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