Pajarito Ski Area could get its own water pipeline

Pajarito Ski Area

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (KRQE) – The Pajarito Ski Area could get its own water pipeline with the goal of using it to make snow.

The plan is for a temporary water pipeline to go across the national forest and pump water from the Los Alamos Reservoir and a Los Alamos County water tank to Pajarito.

That water would then be used to make snow later this year and possibly be used for fighting fires in 2015.

A lack of snow kept the ski area closed most of last season.

The meeting will be at Trinity on the Hill Episcopal Church in Los Alamos at 6 p.m. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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