CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Colo. -- Loveland Ski Area reopened Monday morning after experiencing a power outage that led to the rescue of six people from the Ptarmigan Lift.
The outage happened around 4 p.m. Sunday and crews worked overnight to restore power.
Power has been restored. Loveland Ski Area will open today with no delays. Have a great day on the slopes.
— Loveland Ski Area (@LovelandSkiArea) April 17, 2017
"It was an unfortunate event, but Ski Patrol trains rigorously for these types of situations," said Rob Goodell, director of business operations. "Everyone was evacuated safely and as quickly as possible. We apologize to our guests for the inconvenience and thank them for their patience."