Tuesday ski and snowboard report for Sierra-at-Tahoe, Heavenly and Kirkwood
Heavenly reports fetching about an inch of new snow overnight adding to their base depth. As of 6 a.m. this morning, the resort was reporting snow fllurries and a temperature of 4 degrees.
Packed powder, machine-made snow, machine-groomed snow
Continues at $100 Saddle, Upper North Bowl, TOG, Lower California Trail, Sky Meadows, Sky Chute, Ridge Run
Gondola, Tamarack Express, Comet Express, Dipper Express and two Surface Lifts, Magic Carpet and Mitey Mite
With gusty winds, lift operations may change. Call (800) HEAVENLY or log onto http://www.skiheavenly.com for the latest updates.
Sierra reports getting a trace of snow overnight. The temperature this morning at the base of the mountain was 16 degrees as of 6:40 a.m., with a chilly 13 degrees at the summit.
10 to 14 inches
Easy Rider, Nob Hill, Grandview Express, Wild Mountain Carpet are open
There are 13 trails open.
Winds range from 15 to 20 mph with mostly clear skies.
Call (530) 659-7453 for more information or log onto http://www.sierraattahoe.com for the latest updates.
Kirkwood reports an early morning temperatures of 11 degrees, with light winds and partly cloudy skies. Today’s forecast calls for sunny skies with highs in the mid 20s, according to its Web site.
15 to 27 inches
Three lifts are running: #1 Snowkirk, #5 Solitude and #11 The Reut
There are six trails open andfour trails groomed
Stomping Grounds is open with some features
Cross Country trails will remain open mid-week with 8 kilometers of machine groom track in the meadow plus 30 kilometers of snowshoe trails. The hours of operation are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A Skate Ski clinic will be held on Dec. 16. The clinic is open to all levels of skiers. Come and learn all about the new natural movements of skate skiing. The cost for the clinic is $30 ($10 equipmental rental). Call (209) 258-7248 for reservations or more information.
Expedition Kirkwood Kickoff Weekend with Lynsey Dyer Dec. 15th-16. Call (209) 258-7360 for details.
For more information call the snowphone at (877) Kirkwood or log onto http://www.kirkwood.com