Monday, January 7, 2013
SQUAW VALLEY EL 6200 will be operating the Tram Funitel and 10, at EL 8200; they will operate 12 lifts and 6 parks. ALPINE MEADOWS is open with 13 lifts, and 4 parks. MAMMOUTH MOUNTAIN should have 27 lifts in operation today. They have 7 parks plus 2 pipes open. SUGAR BOWL Gondola plus 10 lifts running along with 4 open parks. ROYAL GORGE CROSS COUNTRY has 71 trails and 196 K of m/g track for your enjoyment HEAVENLY access via the Gondola, Tram, with 24 lifts scheduled today, along with 4 parks; they did receive 1 to 2” of new snow. KIRKWOOD 11 lifts scheduled along with 2 park; their cross country area is open with 80K of M/G track; they did receive 1 to 2” of new snow. BOREAL MOUNTAIN RESORT will operate 6 lifts for day skiing and 2 lift for night till 9 PM. The tubing park is open from 10AM until 4PM. SODA SPRINGS 2 lifts for skiing and 3 lifts for tubing, for full operation today. MT ROSE lift operation today should be 6 lifts today. NORTHSTAR AT TAHOE 17 lifts 7 parks in operation today, X/C 35K of M/G track. SIERRA AT TAHOE 9 lifts in operation today, along with 5 parks, and 1 park. TAHOE DONNER operating 5 lifts, 2 parks; X/C has 39 trails and 79K of track M/G track. DIAMOND PEAK is open today with top to bottom skiing; they will operate 6 lifts, and 1 park. HOMEWOOD MOUNTAIN RESORT will operate 7 lifts along with 2 parks. DONNER SKI RANCH should operate 8 lifts for today. THE WEATHER WAS TAKEN BETWEEN 4:30 AM AND 6 AM AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. LIFT OPERATIONS ARE SUBJECT TO WIND WEATHER AND SNOW SAFETY. THE WEATHER WAS MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDYIN THE NORTH, TO THE SOUTH PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY WITH SOME SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPRATURES WERE IN THE MID TEENS TO THE MID 20’S. THE WIND WAS 5 TO 10 MPH, WITH SOME HIGHER GUSTS OVER THE PEAKS AND RIDGES. AREAS WITH SNOW MAKING ARE MAKING SNOW WHEN EVER POSSIBLE. THE SURFACE CONDITIONS, M/G, AND SKIER PACKED POWDER. THERE ARE OBSTICLES BOTH MARKED AND UNMARKED, WE ASK YOU TO BE AWARE RIDE AND SKI WITH CARE. THERE IS AN AVALANCHE DANGER, IF YOU ARE GOING TO THE BACK COUNTRY PLEASE TAKE THE PROPPER SURVIVAL GEAR AND GO WITH A GROUP.