PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The winter season has officially begun at Boyce Park as slopes are opening today for skiers and snowboarders alike.

According to the Allegheny County Parks Department, ski slopes will open this afternoon at 3:30 p.m. However, the snow tubing section will be closed until snow conditions improve.

Weather and conditions permitting, slopes will run on weekdays from 3:30 p.m. until 10 p.m. On weekends and holidays, slopes will be open for two sessions: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 5: p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

The Boyce Park Ski Area offers rental equipment for skiers and snowboarders, as well as private and group lessons for beginners.

Detailed information on rates and hours of operation can be found at this link or by calling 724-733-4656. For 24-hour snow conditions, call 724-733-4665.

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