Its true. But its actually worse than he makes it sound. It's not depressingly brown here, it's depressingly GREEN and this is NEWFOUNDLAND. when the ski hill here opened like 20-30 years ago or something, they were opening in the first week of december, or late November. The opening date has been getting farther and fartehr back since then.They ahve all the dates on their website, www.skimarble.com
. This year opening day is scheduled for after Xmas.