Sunday River Fires Up Snowguns


Sunday River, ME Oct.21, 2003--With temperatures dipping to 25 degrees, Sunday River snowmakers got out to test the system and lay down the first snow of the season. The system ran Monday morning from midnight to 8 am.

The resort plans to open no later than Nov. 14. If temperatures allow, Sunday River will open as early as Nov. 7.

The deadline for the special $299 and $599 season pass is Oct. 27. The $599 pass is completely unrestricted, and the $299 pass has 16 blackout dates, see for details.

To view a photo gallery of Sunday River's snowmaking, visit