Quote Originally Posted by gostan View Post
They are also a heeluva bit more obtrusive and in your face.....and I do not necessarily mean snow, when I say this. I am sure that they add more snow which helps the skiing conditions, but don't you think that these big behemoths adorning the sides of ski trails take away from the views, vista and karma of the ski run? How do we balance both?

That's a good point, although I don't think they are as obtrusive as a ski lift.

They do look like they are shorter than trees. About 18 or 20' in height maybe?

Definitely more obtrusive though than a simple small black pipe running up the hill.