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Skiing Season is Here

By Louise Powell

Yes, tomorrow, Saturday the 23rd, Sierra Nevada opens its ski slopes for the season. The date was in question but recent snowfalls have pushed away any doubts. »

The First Snow Fall

By Vivienne Hughes

Well, all the signs are out there that summer is drawing to a close - the latest is a snowfall on the Sierra Nevada. »

Mortar Round on top a Mountain

By Martin Myall

What you don't expect to find at the top of the Sierra Nevada is an unexploded, 80-year-old mortar round, even if you're armed with goats. »

Sierra Nevada Fire

By Vivienne Hughes

The fire above the ski station on Sierra Nevada on Tuesday night could have been worse, but it wasn't, thanks to the benevolent weather conditions. »

Sierra Nevada under Invasion

By Vivienne Hughes

Ecologistas en Acción has complained about the massive influx of tourists on Sierra Nevada, endangering the fauna and flora. »

Snow & Bikinis on the Slopes

By Martin Myall

Five-hundred , scantily dressed skiers and snowboarder gathered on the Sierra Nevada to participate in the VII Bajada en Bañador last Saturday. »

Skiing Season Extended

By Vivienne Hughes

(DID01) The company that runs the Sierra Nevada ski station has decided to extend the skiing season until May the 5th if snow coverage continues. »

Fire Suspects Before Judge

By Hugh MacArthur

The Guardia Civil have brought before the judge two suspects for having caused hill fires, one in Capileira and the other in Galera. »

Pie in the Sky?

By Martin Myall

There is talk of building a cable car from the city of Granada to the the ski station on Sierra Nevada, a trajectory of some 19 kilometres. »

Ski Station Opens!

By Hugh MacArthur

Great news! The Sierra Nevada ski station will open tomorrow, Saturday, thanks to a last minute agreement between workers and Cetursa. »

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