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What's new at 10 Baltimore-area ski resorts [Pictures]

Tired of spending your days off indoors, watching TV or staring at those new ties you got for the holidays? Baltimore is close to several quality resorts that offer terrain for skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and skating. Check out these 10 regional ski resorts and take advantage of specials instead of enveloping your day in chores and boredom. --Zach Sparks Also see: Winter getaways [Pictures]