Sunday ski and board report for Sierra-at-Tahoe, Heavenly and Kirkwood |

Sunday ski and board report for Sierra-at-Tahoe, Heavenly and Kirkwood

This report is for Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008.

With more than 2 feet of snow that fell overnight, Heavenly reports that its opening this morning will be delayed, according to its Web site. Winds and snow should remain high and heavy this morning, impacting lift operations, but should relax later this morning/this afternoon as the storm blows out, the Web site said. For the latest call 800 HEAVENLY or check back at

All lifts on temporary hold.

Cold and snowy with an additional 4 to 8 inches expected. High temperatures in the 20s with winds relaxing in the afternoon.

18 to 30 inches overnight.

78 to 100 inches.

Powder, machine-groomed snow and skier-tracked powder. or 1-800-HEAVENLY.

Kirkwood will be CLOSED today due to adverse weather conditions, according to its Web site. The Cross Country Center and the Kirkwood Inn will be open for business.


More heavy snow.

Highway 88 West Carson Pass Tahoe side CLOSED; Highway 88 East Jackson side is CLOSED.

24 to 30 inches.

124-155 inches from top to bottom.

Powder, machine-groomed packed power, skier-packed powder.

Kirkwood Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe continues to groom all 80 kilometers of trail each morning. Meadow trails are groomed first then the trails at the Xcountry lodge, before heading up to Coyote Pass at the top of the trail system. The traditional classic skiing is great in these cold conditions. Upcoming Ski Skate Clinic on Feb. 10. or (209) 258-7254.

Five lifts/tows will be turning today; however, Grandview Express and West Bowl will be delayed, according to Sierra’s Web site. Stay tuned for updates. or (530) 659-7453.

5 lifts open, 48 trails open.

Snow showers throughout the day, with a high near 30. Winds20-30 mph, with higher gusts.

16 to 24 inches.

64-115 inches from top to bottom.

“Button up your powder skirt and get some freshies.”


On Sunday Sierra-at-Tahoe invites skiers and boarders to check out the Superbowl in the Sierra Pub and enjoy food and drink specials, party favors and raffle prizes. Fun for the entire family. Turn in your lift ticket by 12:30 p.m. and receive an afternoon credit towards your next ticket. or (530) 659-7453.

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