Summer skiing in South America is shaping up to be one for the books! Last week and into this past weekend, the Andes were pounded with yet another big early-season snow storm. Some resorts saw more than eight feet of snow fall! See who made out best:
This time, Portillo, Chile received a staggering 118 inches of snow in the last seven days.
Valle Nevado, Chile, will be opening two weeks early—on Friday, June 10—thanks to 50 inches of new snow.
Las Lenas, Argentina saw more than three feet of snow fall.
Experience this banner ski-season start and book your trip to one of these snowy South American resorts. If you’re ready to begin planning your South America ski trip or have any questions, call a Mountain Travel Experts at 800-610-8911. You can also get started by filling out this form for a free custom quote.
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