Spring Mountain Ski Area, said 2009 was the best year for business in the 10 years; that's impressive considering the Spring Mount Bridge adjacent to the property was closed for construction most of the winter.
Now that the new bridge is open to traffic, 2010 promises be another banner year at Spring Mountain.
They are targeted to open Dec. 18, weather permitting.
They had a new sound system installed in the lodge, as well as new security cameras. There are also new rails for snowboarders.
But perhaps the biggest change, and the best news for skiers, is that new snow machines, thus increasing the snow-making capacity by 10 percent, he said.
It is the closest ski area to the Philadelphia area.
Spring Mountain is located at 757 Spring Mount Road in Schwenksville.
Besides skiing, tubing and snowboarding, canopy tours are open year round; there are eight trails, two snow tubing runs, four lifts, a terrain park and a half-pipe.