That prompted Gov. Some private ski lodges have started to take bookings for the season, and … Ski season is here again after coming to a premature end last spring due to the coronavirus pandemic.. Resorts are beginning to open back up, with most back in operation by year's end. … vermont aims to reopen for ski season while keeping covid-19 cases low Alterra Mountain Co., one of the two largest U.S. ski conglomerates, has only opened six of its 15 resorts this season… The ski season has started in NSW and Victoria with COVID-19 measures in place. A record spike in coronavirus cases is putting resorts' safety protocols to the test as ski season kicks off. Skiing, itself, is a low-risk activity, at least for COVID. As three Front Range ski areas prepare to open, Summit County health official cites alarming increase in COVID-19 cases By John Meyer , The … Credit: AAP Falls Creek and Mt Buller are preparing in case they can open on June 6, but will also have contingencies in place depending on the advice of health officials. Other ski resorts, like Sugar Bowl and Homewood, capped season pass sales. The current COVID-19 lockdown has forced Mt Hotham and Falls Creek ski resorts to close amid fears Melbourne's tough restrictions will eviscerate the state's $800 million snow industry. Colorado's first COVID-19 "hot spots" were in ski country — Eagle County, home to Vail, and Pitkin County, home to Aspen. As with many things upended by the coronavirus pandemic, this winter’s ski season in Maryland and the surrounding region won’t be the same. In preparation for the Christmas season, European governments are cautiously trying to ease the restrictions they imposed to fight the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic. Victoria is yet to confirm if there will be a ski season in that state, but cross-country skiing is permitted as a day trip following the easing of travel restrictions. Ski resorts like Mt Hotham are raring to open with coronavirus safety protocols. Victoria's ski season is on hold as the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact on Australia.