I caught on the news this morning that Echo mountain is now being turned into a ski racing facility. Dedicated to ski teams, kids racing and such. Not so sure how this is going to work out. Loveland and Copper both serve ski teams with better and steeper vert. Plus they get the early season groups, where as Echo probably won't even be open yet.
I give this place three years tops before it's another lost resort.
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