Friday’s ski and board report for Heavenly, Kirkwood and Sierra-at-Tahoe
This report is for Friday, Jan. 25, 2008.
Heavenly reports fetching an additional 4 to 5 inches of snow overnight, according to its Web site. The resort plans to operate 28 lifts with skiing and riding on 4,800 acres. The groomers’ pick of the day is Comet on the Nevada side and Ellie’s on the California side. Lifts open at 9 a.m.
All lifts to run; sledding, tubing and snow bikes available at Adventure Peak.
High Roller, Powderbowl, Groove.
Periods of snow with moderate to strong winds and temperatures in the mid 20s.
4 to 5 inches overnight; 4 to 5 inches in past 24 hours.
Powder, packed powder, skier-packed powder, machine-groomed powder
http://www.skiheavenly.com or 1-800-HEAVENLY.
Halfpipe open along with three terrain parks, according to Kirkwood’s Web site. Live music on Saturday with Frankie Ferreira at the Wall Bar. Third event in the Kirkwood Cup Freeride Series is Sunday.
10 lifts open, 65 trails open, 39 trails groomed.
Mostly cloudy, snowshowers.
Highway 88 Carson Pass (Tahoe side) is open: Chains or four-wheel drive; Highway 88 East/Carson Spur (Jackson side) is open: Chains or four-wheel drive.
12 to 18 inches
Stomping Grounds, the Playground, Adventure Land, Skier/Boarder X Course is being rebuilt, Halfpipe
Palisades, Sentinel, Wagon Wheel, Eagle, Sunrise
More than 80 kilometers of groomed track, skating lane and snow shoe trails available. Snowshoe Shuffle, a guided snowshoe hike will be on Jan. 27. Agony/Ecstasy trails now open which connects the lower trail system with the upper trails at Schneider Cow Camp. For information on Snowshoe Shuffle call (209) 258-7248.
Powder, machine groomed packed powder , skier packed powder.
http://www.kirkwood.com or (209) 258-7254.
Celebrating National Safety Awareness Week, Sierra-at-Tahoe resort offers several activities through Sunday, including demonstrations, contests and appearances. Go to http://www.sierraattahoe.com and click to events to find the very latest.
8 lifts open, 47 trails open.
Snow showers today with a high of 33.
3 in past 12 hours, 6 in the past 24 hours.
48 to 90 inches.
Powder, machine groomed.
“Conditions are the best they’ve been in two seasons! We’re skiing and riding in a winter wonderland up here.”
http://www.sierraattahoe.com or (530) 659-7453
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