Did the munchkins have any machinations involving said giant pile of snow?
Make an igloo! Snow cave.
A picture is worth a 1000 words....
How about 3338 pictures?http://youtu.be/7Ha1RG3PBPw
It is bigger than it looks from that angle, which shows the short side. The girls can stand up inside.
Masterful video magic. Only 3338? Nights & days came and went. What a great way to get things done. No one, esp kids, gets bored. But then again when is snow ever boring. No school days were the best back when.