Brett French presents: Ski areas open under new rules
By angelamontana

Posted: November 25, 2020

Red Lodge Mountain, Great Divide, Big Sky Resort, Lookout Pass and Discovery ski areas are all open for the holiday weekend, despite some warmer recent temperatures. All ski areas have adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic by enacting several new rules to keep visitors and employees safe. For example, Red Lodge Mountain is asking visitors to use their cars as a place to warm up and eat sack lunches, single skiers won’t be paired with others to maximize chairlift use and everyone has to wear masks. To find out when a ski area near you is supposed to open, check out my story at

(written by Brett French – Outdoor Editor for the Billings Gazette/Montana Untamed)