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Have a look & support this progressive project. Automatic snow making like this has transformed ski areas all over Europe. Many of them cover their runs in November or December and this base lasts through until Easter even at low altitudes and on south facing slopes
sure, but those ski areas will not be subject to rapid and repeated thaws that occur in Scotland. A base laid down at the Lecht in November or December will be guaranteed not to last until Easter. It would not be guaranteed to last the weekend.