Skiers turned away as slopes swamped

By Sue Restan and Blair Dingwall

Published: 17/02/2014

POLICE were forced to close the access road to a mountain resort yesterday and other centres turned people away as they were swamped by snowsports enthusiasts.

Huge crowds headed for the hills to take advantage of ideal conditions on what is traditionally one of the busiest weekends of the year for ski-ing and snowboarding.

Officers were called to Glenshee to help staff redirect traffic as car parks filled up rapidly.

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