Bristol Mountain Winter Resort kicked off its 50th season in style with a ribbon-cutting and lots of enthusiastic patrons ready for a great season of skiing and snowboarding.

The 2013-14 season at Bristol Mountain Winter resort is schedule to run through April 6, 2014. Hours will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. until Dec. 13, 2013, when extended hours go to 10 p.m.

(Beginning March 9 hours will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. until the close of the season on April 6. )

More information at www.bristolmountain.com