Sunday ski and board report for Heavenly, Sierra-at-Tahoe and Kirkwood
8 lifts open, 37 trails open.
Snow in the morning, then partly sunny in the afternoon with highs in the upper 30s.
53 percent of all trails are groomed today, the resort reports. Conditions are powder, packed powder, machine groomed.
Hannah Gold Celebration today.
Come and celebrate with Hannah Teter, Olympic Gold medalist, to raise money for World Vision. There will be:
” Live music in the Pub, from 3 p.m. To 6 p.m.
” Free silver dollar pancakes with syrup from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
” Autograph signing session and a silent auction for great product by Burton, Anon, Audex and more, from 3 p.m. To 6 p.m.
” Raffle tickets will be on sell for $5.
” Purchase Hannah’s Gold Syrup and/or a raffle ticket and the proceeds go World Vision, a Christian relief and development organization dedicated to helping children and their communities worldwide reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty. For more information or to buy Hannah’s Gold Syrup online, visit http://www.hannahsgold.com.
http://www.sierraattahoe.com or (530) 659-7453.
The resort reports fetching a trace of new snow overnight, according to its Web site. Winds have affected some lift operations. For the latest, call or check back on their Web site.
Heavenly plans plan to operate 21 lifts today with skiing and riding on 43 trails, totaling more than 23 miles of terrain. Groove Park is the pick of the day. Lifts open at 8:30 a.m.
1 terrain park open, Groove.
Partly sunny today with highs in the mid-20s. Light to moderate winds.
Packed powder, machine-made snow, machine-groomed snow.
http://www.skiheavenly.com or 1-800-HEAVENLY.
10 lifts open, 65 trails open, 28 trails groomed, 2 terrain parks open.
Mostly cloudy this morning, turning clear this afternoon.
41 to 48 inches
Monte Wolfe, Zachary
Palisades, Sentinel, Wagon Wheel, Eagle, Sunrise
Powder, machine groomed packed powder, skier packed powder, hard pack.
Check with EK Headquarters on Plaza to book your Expedition. It is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call (209)258-7360. One day women’s snowboard clinic today. Progression sessions for snowboarders, and clinic of the day for skiers weekends and holidays at 11a.m.
Stomping Grounds, The Playground
Kirkwood reports more than 60 kilometers of groomed trail for skiing, ski skating and snowshoeing. Upper trail system (Schneider camp) is open.
Early season conditions exist, ski and ride with care, watch for obstacles that may be marked or unmarked. Ice skating rink now open. Upcoming events: Kirkwood Cup today, New Years Eve Torchlight parade and fireworks on Monday.
http://www.kirkwood.com or (209) 258-7254.