Tuesday, May 8th 2012, 7:17 AM EDT
Hundreds flock to the ski slopes on May Day - pressandjournal.co.uk - HUNDREDS of skiers hit the slopes yesterday as May’s unseasonal cold snap brought a boost to one of the Highlands’ top snow-sports areas.
Recent heavy snowfalls and excellent conditions saw 800 visitors flock to the Cairngorms – taking the total visitors for the holiday weekend to 2,500.
And with more snow forecast for high mountain tops this week, the prospect of ski-ing into June is again on the cards.
Also read: Snow draws thousands of skiers to Cairngorms
- BBC News