Conditions

Sunday, March 19th

March 19, 2017

There was a fresh inch of new snow overnight. We will leave this top-dressing over a compacted base for some fine skiing. All trails but one are open…three trees down on Ruth’s Rue…



Happy St. Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2017

Another happy day…as the snow melted next to the Lodge, we discovered the Gold at the end of the rainbow.  We then took it inside to dust for prints…as you know tracking leprechauns is a formidable task. Alas, the box was clean. No evidence was left.  Again, we are fortunate to be open, to see

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Sunday March 12th.

March 12, 2017

Every local radar currently shows zero snow… If the forecast holds there will be skiing this week!


Almost but not quite

March 3, 2017

Three to four inches over wet currently. Light snow predicted but it does not look like enough to groom. I took a call earlier this morning and told the caller that it is old fashioned rock skiing…. With the 15 day forecast telling us that it will remain cold through Sunday…but after that, things will

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Open today the 19th

February 19, 2017

The field is just open at the time. The woods retained the snow…amazing seeing that Erie had a 70 degree record. Pictures from this morning..



Yea! Feb 16th.

February 15, 2017

Thursday morning… new total a foot of snow. Wednesday snow now over three inches-the good stuff-mini ball bearings. Credited to Phil James for his article ‘The Inuits’ Hundred Words for Snow.’ We believe this type is called briktla- good building snow.  This storm is to continue into tomorrow creating – ylaipi- tomorrow’s snow.  So we

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