Tuesday’s ski and board report for Kirkwood, Heavenly and Sierra-at-Tahoe
This ski and snowboard report is for Tuesday, March 4, 2008.
9 lifts open, 51 trails.
Sunshine, temperatures approaching 50 and calm winds.
62 to 128 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.
29 lifts, five terrain parks, sledding, tubing hill, cross country, snowshoeing, snow bikes, Heavenly Flyer. Lifts open at 9 a.m.
Upper Ellie’s on the California side and Lower North Bowl on the Nevada side.
78 to 100 inches.
Packed powder, machine-groomed snow.
Abundant sunshine, light winds with temperatures in the low 40s.
Go to http://www.skiheavenly.com or phone the snowline at (775) 586-7000.
All five in operation.
146 to 176 inches.
Machine groomed and skier packed powder, hard pack, softening.
Mostly sunny, highs in the 40s.
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.