More snow means more open areas at Bogus

Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area announced Friday evening that it will open additional terrain on Saturday and Sunday.

Due to recent snowfall, Mountain Operations Director Nate Shake approved opening three additional lifts, according to a Bogus Basin news release. Bitterroot, Morning Star and Pine Creek lifts will be running along with Deer Point and Coach on the front side. That brings five of seven lifts into operation, the resort announced.

Bogus Basin has a base of 22 inches and received 5 to 6 inches with the latest storm, the news release said. Operating hours on Saturday and Sunday are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.