Open, 23º at 7am. Forecast high 35º and a few flurries. Right this minute, the sun rise is beautiful and the sky is blue. Really nice spring skiing. Faster in the morning and slower as the temperature rises and the sun hits the snow. Faster again at the end of the day. Ian is on the Chickadee with the snow cat early this morning, it will be great! ...
Mar 18 2018
Open, -0 at 7:30am. My favorite temperature. The forecast high 22º. The sun is shining and all is right with the world. The skiing is great and the Chickadee is open again today.
The forecast high yesterday was 23º. It really went to 33º in the sun. That means you need Maxiglide, sometimes, maybe. You don’t hurt anything by using it, and the Maxiglide will keep you from sticking. ...
Mar 12 2018
Open, 24º at 7am. Forecast high 34º. Sunny this morning, clouds moving in. Snow starting overnight and continuing into Wednesday, forecast 6-8 or 8-12 inches.
March weather is here. And it has been fun. Snow and good skiing. More snow more good skiing. A day or 2 of boiling maple syrup. A really great start to March.
Martha not only saw the mink slides and the otter slides. Martha saw the mink. They each stopped for a stare down. He held still long enough for Martha to think get out the camera, but not long enough to get the camera and take the picture. ...
Mar 03 2018
Open, 26º at 7am. Forecast high 35º. New snow, 7.5 inches.
Ian is out grooming. And the skiing will be really good. The snow fell pretty darn wet, but dried out nicely overnight. Ian is grooming the Turkey, Woodcock, Snow Goose, Grouse, Goshawk and Lower Blue Jay first. Then will get to the Upper and Middle Blue Jay. The Chickadee is just too darn wet. (Those wet spots are part of our summer trail work plan!) AND remember your Maxiglide. (We do have some here for sale). It is needed on waxless skis with new snow around freezing. ...
Feb 28 2018
Nothing you can’t ski over or around.
Open, 32º at 7am. Forecast high 50º. Faster in the morning. Faster in the shade, slower in the sun and later in the morning.
The track of the Thursday/Friday storm, at this moment, is farther south. The total snow forecast, right this moment, is 1-4 inches, as close as I can guess. (I was going to say figure, but really it is guess.) ...
Feb 19 2018
Open, 13º at 7am, forecast high 42º. All trails are open, 24 km. Chickadee is still open, what are you waiting for?!
Skiing is really good again today. Ian first set tracks and then skied just to be able to take this picture for your pleasure. Thanks again, Ian.
The picture above is on the Lower Bluejay this morning. The picture below is on the Chickadee yesterday. ...
Feb 17 2018