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Snowriver offers wacky fun in final weekends of skiing


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WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP — Despite some continuing snowfall, spring has sprung, and it was evident last Saturday at Jackson Creek Summit in Wakefield Township.

Snowriver Mountain Resort was celebrating Hawaiian Day, and it brought out a bevy of snow gear in every color of the rainbow as skiers loaded the slopes to enjoy the site’s last weekend of skiing.

The festive day included two fun races and even had one woman singing as she headed down the slopes.

In a Sunday phone call, Snowriver General Manager Benjamin Bartz said that the resort’s inaugural Sugar Cup...