Cross Country Ski Report – Friday, January 11th, 2013

As of 7:30 AM the rain mist is upon us. The temperature is 33 F.
This will be a good day to enjoy the fire in the Stone Turtle Day Lodge while having a fine lunch!
In order to preserve the snow all that will be open today will be the Demo ski park and Blizzard Trail.

Today: Overcast with ice pellets and snow, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Fog early. High of 44F. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90%
Tonight: Mainly cloudy. Low 39F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph
Saturday: Windy. Mostly cloudy skies will become partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 46F. Winds SSW at 20 to 30 mph
Saturday night: Cloudy with gusty winds. Low 24F. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 mph.
Sunday: Overcast with a chance of snow. High of 32F with a windchill as low as 19F. Winds from the West at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30% with accumulations up to 1 in. possible.

New Snow: 0 inches
Snow Depth in Woods: 4 – 8 inches
Packed Snow Depth on Trails: 3 – 4 inches
Ice, Glaze, Barespots: All trails are accumulating an icy crust.
Stone Turtle Day Lodge lunch specials include Mariah’s favorite Pesto Goat Cheese Melt with Michigan goat cheese, a Fiesta Turkey Panini, and a Classic Grilled Ham and Cheese served on Stone House Bread with Great Lakes Potato Chips and a pickle. Or try famous Classic or Veggie Chili with a warm sourdough roll.
Our cross country ski package sale continues, with up to 39% off complete cross country ski sets! You can also still find great deals on cross country ski gear and clothing, plus sportswear and all around winter clothing, winter boots, and snowshoes. Now is the time to  take advantage of our one-of-a-kind free demo program! Try new skis (classic, back country, and skating) or snowshoes for free, all day every day that we have snow.
Looking out for cooler weather!
Lynne, Bob, Fran, Stu, Mariah, Brian, Erin, Michele, Sara, Abby, Hope, Bob, Jimmy Mac, Garret, Gage, Jenny and the rest of the crew.