Monthly Archives: January 2012

Warm days + Cold Nights = Wonderful Morning Ski

Groomed yesterday afternoon to take out the ruts and wear from the weekend and to mix in the inch of snow we got during the day. Trail came out super flat, firm and fast. Set track on all trails with firm walls … Continue reading

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Grooming update 1/28/2012

The park got approximately 3″ of dense snow last night and this morning. There was some rain before the snow so the base was fairly saturated. Luckily the wind is drying things out nicely and the temps are dropping. The lot was … Continue reading

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Holding off on grooming until later in the morning

I had planned to groom early this morning but am holding off until later in the morning. The temperatures are still borderline, the snow is soft and it is snowing pretty hard as of 7am. Looks like temps will drop … Continue reading

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Really thin base

Things are getting really thin out there on the trail so it is good that we are supposed to get some more snow this weekend! Hopefully we will get the couple inches predicted tonight so that we can groom tomorrow … Continue reading

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Base is holding up well!

The skate lane on all trails were groomed this morning but no track is set. Our base is still too thin for tracks. There are very few thin spots and little to no icy patches. So far the base is … Continue reading

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We should have great morning skiing this week

Yesterday we got about 2″ of wet snow so I did a single pass with the groomer on all of the trails last night. No classic track, only skate lane. There was some moisture beneath the snow so classic tracks … Continue reading

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Snow is coming!

This is not what I wanted to wake up to! That said, I think the trails have enough base that we should be good to go on the ski trails tomorrow. We are supposed to get 1-3″ of snow tonight … Continue reading

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Trail conditions 1-21-2012

Trail is in great shape. Everything was groomed this morning and track set. It was really cold out there this morning at -2 degrees F: Once the sun came out it was absolutely gorgeous. Have a great time out there today!

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1/19/2012 Trail Update

Rolled the trails this morning but didn’t set track. The snow is still accumulating too quickly to make it worthwhile to set track. Planning to head out this afternoon to groom and set track again. Should be in great shape this evening.

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Planning to groom about 4pm on 1/18/2012

Right now the trails are rolled so they are compacted and have the 2″ ribs to catch blowing snow. This is good for skating and ok for classic. We won’t be able to get out to the trails to start … Continue reading

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