Cross Country Ski Report – Saturday, February 9th, 2013

XC HEADQUARTERS SKI REPORT
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02/09/2013

Saturday Feb 9, 2013

Groomers Stu and young Bob did a fantastic job grooming the trails yesterday! All trails are Ginzu snowcombed and Ginzu tracked and in excellent condition!

Groomer Stu will start Ginzu grooming all the trails very early this morning.

The Rolling Hills, Manitou, Trapper’s Cabin, Tall Pines, Blizzard, Mackinac Cut, Adventure and Wild Turkey trails have excellent snowcombed skating and fresh set tracks for excellent classical conditions.

Today: Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 28F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy early with increasing clouds overnight. Low 16F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday: Partly sunny. Highs in the lowers 30s. Southeast winds 10mph. Gusty in the afternoon.

New Snow: 0 inches

Snow Depth in Woods: 12 to 14 inches

Packed Snow Depth on Trails: 5 – 8 inches

Ice, Glaze, Barespots: All t! rails are groomed and snow covered. No ice, No Glaze. No barespots.

What do you call beans that aren’t yours? Nacho Beans!! Bob’s Bean Bomb, a legendary, mouth-watering bean dip with a cult-like following, is making a special appearance this weekend in the form of Bean Bomb Nachos. Feast on layers of heavy tortilla chips loaded with Bob’s signature spicy Bean Bomb, melted sharp cheddar cheese, black olives, onions, tomatoes and sour cream. Noon to 3. Of course, the regular menu in the Day Lodge will still be available.

It’s time to demo some new skis! We are a Fischer Hole Ski Demo and Race center, an Atomic Race Demo Center, a Salomon Race Demo center, an Alpina Demo center, and a Rossignol Touring center. Our selection of skis, boots, poles and bindings is very strong and diverse for racing and touring, and there is no charge to try any of them. There’s no better way to find the perfect ski package than to try them first! The “Let it Snow Sale ” continues!!

Best conditions of the season! Good luck VASA racers!
L ynne, Bob, Fran, Stu, Mariah, Brian, Erin, Michele, Sara, Matt Abby, Hope, Bob, Jimmy Mac, Garret, Gage, Jenny and the rest of the crew.