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Montage, Elk Mountain closed due to warm weather

The resorts have suspended operations on Saturday to conserve snow after the warm temperatures.

SCRANTON, Pa. — Typically New Year's Weekend is a busy one on the slopes - but the above-average temperatures are not helping.

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According to a post on Montage Mountain Ski Resort's social media, the resort has suspended operations on Saturday in an effort to conserve snow.

It's been a battle, the temps haven't loved us but we keep trying. With tomorrow's forecast and in an effort to conserve...

Posted by Montage Mountain on Friday, December 31, 2021

Elk Mountain in Union Dale announced they would be closed this weekend as well.

With a cool down expected tomorrow, Montage workers hope to be back in full force with snowmaking for the latter half of the weekend and beyond.

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