The GOOD news is that it won't be just the Apres Vous white ribbon of death.
The Jackson Hole Mountain Resort announced yesterday that they will open the following chairlifts this coming Saturday at 9:00am: Apres Vous, Teewinot, Thunder, Casper and the... drum-roll please... BEST NEW LIFT IN NORTH AMERICA, the Marmot chairlift... as well as the Bridger Gondola.
Here's the link to the full story on opening day.
Here's a photo of the ski hill from the valley a week ago:
And we've had about 25" of snow on the mountain since then.
Here's a photo from the 9,300 foot elevation off Teton Pass two days ago:
Should be good.