Trail Conditions 1/31

We are open today Our base is still solid ice with 4-5 inches on top of that ice. Our groomer could not work with all of the ice, keeping 80% of our trails ungroomed. The skiing will be fast and unstable, inexperienced skiers will have a hard time staying up while experts are in for […]

Trail Conditions 1/30

We are open! However, our trails are not in great shape. There is a thick layer of ice as our base and our groomer could not effectively groom, leaving 80% of our trails untouched. The skiing is going to be fast and uncontrollable for novices. Veterans will manage, although it’ll be a work out. Unfortunately […]

Trail Conditions 1/25

Unfortunately we got a lot of rain over the last two days, which has caused our trails to get slushy. In an attempt to preserve our trails for the upcoming week, we will be CLOSED until further notice.   We are expecting snow sometime next week so hopefully we will open up later in the […]

25 January, 2019

We are CLOSED until further notice. Rain and warm temps have turned our snow to slush; we’re awaiting another snowfall midweek next week.

24 January, 2019

CLOSED due to rain

Trail Conditions 1/23

Due to the serious weather we are going to get today, the Crystal Lake Ski and Outdoor Center will be closed. We are trying to save as much as the snow as possible for after the rain subsides. Tomorrow we are expecting a fresh dusting to hopefully add a fluffy layer on top of the […]

Trail Conditions 1/22

Hello everyone, we had a wonderful opening weekend and I’m excited to say we are open today. We have 8 in of groomed snow on all of our open trails. The only trails not open for the season are Wild Rice, Bear Creek and Catfish. There are classic tracks set on Pitchpine, Laurel and Boardpile; […]

21 January, 2019

We’re OPEN today for skiing! Yesterday, skiers commented on the nice trail conditions specifically on Blue Moon and the Pitchpine/Laurel loop. Skiing was a bit fast, but doable for all levels. Today, the trails have crisped up a bit more due to the drop in temps. We expect another wonderful day of skiing with slightly […]

20 January, 2019: OPENING DAY

Hi all! We are excited to announce our 2019 Season Opening Day! Today we will be open for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. It’s been raining throughout the early morning here at the Crystal Lake Ski and Outdoor Center, making the snow soft and sticky. We still plan to be open to ski, despite the not […]

Trail Update 1/19

We are pleased to announce that the Crystal Lake Ski and Outdoor Center is going to get enough snow to open on Sunday 1/20! Please keep your eyes posted right here for detailed trail conditions as our groomers work to get our trails ski ready. We look forward to seeing all of you tomorrow!