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In pictures: Ski resort

Toboggans (Pic: Nevis Range)

Heavy snow brings Scotland's ski resorts - such as the Nevis Range in the Highlands - to life. The following pictures of recent seasons are courtesy of Nevis Range

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

Signs show the status of the Nevis pistes

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

An engineer carries out routine maintenance to a ski lift

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

The ski lift towers being de-iced

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

Nevis ski patrol clear a large overhang of snow, a hazard known as a cornice

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

The end of a hard day for one member of the ski patrol

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

A ski patroller surveys a snowy scene on the range

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

A climber walks past a frozen mobile phone mast

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

Rails and kickers for snowboarders are laid out by a groomer machine

Nevis Range (Pic: Nevis Range)

The winter sun rises on a new day at the range




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Poor season for Scots ski resorts
07 Mar 07 |  Scotland

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