Vermont Nixes Skier Rescue Fee

Backcountry skiers heading to Vermont can leave the $500 for their impending fine at home, at least for now.

A Vermont bill proposing a $500 fine for any skiers needing rescue after venturing into the back country from a lift-served resort has been dismissed by the state’s Senate Judiciary Committee, the Boston Globe reports.

The bill was proposed, in part, because of the large number of skiers requiring rescue this winter.

Read more at The Valley Advocate

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