(ECNS)--Skiers gather at the newly opened Silk Road Ski Resort in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Since winter came later this year, the resort has made artificial snow to embrace the snow season.
With cold air coming in Xinjiang, more snow is expected.
More ski resorts in the region are set to open their doors.
With diverse ethnic culture and unique landscapes, Xinjiang has vowed to build itself into a popular destination for tourists from home and abroad.