Ski and board report for Kirkwood, Heavenly and Sierra-at-Tahoe
This ski and snowboard report is for Thursday, March 6, 2008.
10 lifts, 65 trails open, 37 groomed.
All five in operation.
136 to 165 inches.
Machine groomed and skier packed powder, hard pack, packed powder, softening.
Mostly clear with a high of 48.
Telemark Festival March 8-9. Two-day ski and snowboard clinics March 15-16. Limited lodging packages still available. Call (209) 258-7360 for details.
Kirkwood Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Center has more than 80 kilometers of groomed trails for skating, classic cross country and snow-shoeing. Full Moon Snowshoe Trek on Saturday, March 15. Call (209) 258-7248 for details.
9 lifts open, 51 trails.
Sunshine, temperatures approaching 53 and light winds.
60 to 126 inches.
“Put on your sunscreen today and dress in light layers for the warm temperatures. It’s going to be a beautiful day to be outside.”
http://www.sierraattahoe.com or call (530) 659-7453.
28 lifts, five terrain parks, sledding, tubing hill, cross country, snowshoeing, snow bikes, Heavenly Flyer. Lifts open at 9 a.m.
Jack’s on the Nevada side and Canyon on the California side.
78 to 100 inches.
Packed powder, machine-groomed snow.
Mostly sunny with light winds and temperatures in the lower 40s.
Go to http://www.skiheavenly.com or phone the snowline at (775) 586-7000.