Sunday 2/14: just back from Crystal myself. See the skier comment on my 2/12 post. I did Boardpile, Sassafras, and Wazoo; others did most of the beginner, intermediate, and some steeps including Superloop. We really don’t deserve such great skiing from so little snow cover. It’s fast, controllable, and easy to miss the few obstacles. Grab it tomorrow if you … Read More
Trail Conditions Report: Conditions as of 2:00 Friday 2/12
Sue and I just skied Wild Rice, Blueberry, Kettle, Hidden Pond, Backway, and Lake trails. The skiing was a pleasant surprise. The surface has tightened up and is no longer so slow. Sticks are of course visible but stones mostly hidden and it was not hard to miss them. I think a decent skier could do without ‘rock’ skis, at … Read More
Trail Conditions Report: Thursday 2/11 early afternoon
Sue here. We received about 2 additional inches overnight. Early season conditions continue with the additional snow that covered some rocks. Two of us set out late this morning, very enjoyable, Beginner and Intermediate trails will be open Friday. Grooming was done yesterday and will be assessed each day to ensure we can maintain the coverage we have.
Trail Conditions Report: Opening Friday 2/12/2016 9 a.m.
Update 2/10: Conditions are early season-like. The cover is thin, but it’s there! Rocks and sticks are around, so bring your ‘rock’ skis, or ones you don’t mind getting dinged a bit, because they will be.
Trail Conditions Report: Presidents’ Weekend
Michael here: as I look out my window halfway up the mountain I am a little more optimistic than the morning note on the ski center website: it’s looking pretty good for skiing this weekend, though perhaps not enough to set track and cover all rocks. Tom and Bob are planning to roll the trails later today, and only then … Read More