1/15/14

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Groomers reported in this morning with unlimited visibility and no new snow. High pressure has built in with sunshine in the picture today. Bring your camera and sunscreen. There will be pockets of powder around, left over from the winds of Sat-Mon, that is over with calm slopes and 0-5 mph on the mountain top from the… (keep reading)

1/13/14 Closed Monday & Tuesday

By Peg on

Regular schedule of operation is Wednesday through Sunday, closed Monday and Tuesday. Special Mondays to watch for will be Martin Luther King Day January 20th and Presidents Day February 17th, we will be open on both of those Mondays, hope to see you for those holiday openings. Always look forward to POWDER WEDNESDAYS when there’s been… (keep reading)

1/12/14

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SPORTSMAN BACK WITH DEMOS!! 10:40 update: Crystal lift reopened. Thunderhead reports the Glades look untouched. 9:30 Decision has been made to close the Crystal lift until winds lay down. 8:15 update: It is snowing and blowing currently with wind on the top at 10-20 mph and gusty. Visibility is reduced off and on due to blowing… (keep reading)

1/11/14

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Wind began whipping after 1pm,  patrol began the process of pulling lines when power went out due to trees across lines miles away on the Blacktail Road. Soooo….  the Mountain closed. FEC still working on restoring power at 5am indicated that they would have power back for Sunday operation– stay tuned. 1:00 update: Crystal lift… (keep reading)

1/10/14

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9:45 update: Winds have picked up and holding at 15 mph with gusts. Crystal lift is closed until wind lays down. Groomers reporting in this Friday morning at 5am with 4 inches of new snow on the 24 hr stake and 2 on their shift. Snow is still falling, visibility reduced to a quarter mile with an… (keep reading)

1/9/14 THRIFTY THURSDAY

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Groomers reported in this morning at 5 am with an inch and a half of new snow on their shift and 3 inches on the 24 hour stake. A fine snow was falling with the temperature at 20 degrees F and wind slight on the slopes, 5mph from the south on the mountain top. It… (keep reading)

1/8/14 Powder Wednesday

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Groomers reporting in at 5am with 3 inches of new snow and still snowing. This system should produce snow through the morning and forecast to be followed by a more impressive system this evening with increased accumulation of snow. There is a 5mph wind from the south on the mountain top, calm on the slopes and… (keep reading)