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Latvian ski hills packed with skiers this weekend

24.01.2012

With winter finally arriving in Latvia, ski hills throughout the country are packed with winter sports enthusiasts, the business information portal ''Nozare.lv'' informs after contacting several ski hills in Latvia today.

With winter finally arriving in Latvia, ski hills throughout the country are packed with winter sports enthusiasts, the business information portal ''Nozare.lv'' informs after contacting several ski hills in Latvia today.

The ''Riekstukalns'' ski track's spokesman Ervins Kisuro admits that the ski hills is ''bursting with people today'', and added that there are some small lines forming at the ski lifts, which is normal on such days as today.

On the other hand, the ''Milzkalns'' ski hill's spokesman Viesturs Osenieks explains that there are many people out and about on the ski track today, and that all six of the track's ski lifts are working at full capacity.

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