The Rev. Richard Wilburn and his granddaughter, Kristina Campbell, head to the Mitey Mite ski trail Saturday, Jan. 15 on opening day at the Big Tupper Ski Area. Only the Mitey Mite, a rope-tow trail for children and beginners, was open. On Jan. 16 and 17, managers opened Chair 2, Mitey Mite and eight trails. Big Tupper currently does not have snow-making capabilities. To get the up-to-date "Mother Nature's Big Tupper Ski Report," visit online at www.skibigtupper.org or call (518) 359-3730.