TIMBERLINE LODGE, OR - DECEMBER 20: The summit of Mt. Hood peaks through the clouds at sunrise on December 20, 2006 at Timberline Lodge, Oregon. The search for stranded climbers Jerry Cooke and Brian Hall has been scaled back as a new storm approaching will effect the ability for rescue crews to continue searching. (Photo by Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)
SEATTLE (AP) — Heavy snow in the Cascades is allowing some ski resorts to open in time for the holiday weekend.
Stevens Pass is opening Tuesday. Crystal Mountain and Mount Baker are opening Wednesday.