Fort McCoy News Jan. 13, 2017

Ski area draws hundreds during opening week

Skiers and snowboarders slide down one of the hills at Whitetail.

Heading downhill

Skiers and snowboarders slide down one of the hills at Whitetail Ridge Ski Area on Dec. 28.

The ski area is open to the public and is open 4:30-9 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays, and noon to 6 p.m. Sundays.

For more information about upcoming events and the ski area in general, call 608-388-4498 or go online to https://mccoy.armymwr.com/
us/mccoy/programs/whitetail-ridge-ski-area
.

Photo by Jobi Spolum

Tubers slide down the hill at Dec. 28 at Whitetail Ridge Ski Area.

Totally tubular


Tubers slide down the hill at Dec. 28 at Whitetail Ridge Ski Area. The ski area opened Dec. 26. In the first week of operations, hundreds of people came to the hill for skiing, tubing, and snowboarding.

Photo by Jobi Spolum

A snowboarder catches some air at a jump at the ski area.

Catching air

A snowboarder catches some air at a jump at the ski area.

Photo by Jobi Spolum