Cross Country Ski Report – Thursday, February 14th, 2013

Happy Valentines Day!

Groomer young Bob did a great job grooming yesterday. Trails are in great shape.

Groomer Stu will be Ginzu snowcombing all the skating lanes this morning and setting fresh tracks where needed. He will start with the Mackinac Cut and Wild Turkey trails.

The Mackinac Cut, Wild Turkey, Rolling Hills, Tall Pines, Trapper’s Cabin, Manitou, Adventure and Blizzard trails are all in very good to excellent condition for classic skiing and skate skiing.

Today: Snow showers early, with a steadier snow developing late. High 34F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 70%. Snow accumulating 1 to 3 inches.

Tonight: Snow showers early with a chance of lingering snow showers later. Low 14F. Winds NW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.

Friday: Scattered flurries and snow showers. High around 20F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 30%

Friday nigh! t: Flurries and a few snow showers throughout the night. Low around 5F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30%

Saturday: Snow showers at times. Highs in the upper teens and lows in the low single digits.

New Snow: 0 inches

Snow Depth in Woods: 8 to 12 inches

Packed Snow Depth on Trails: 4 – 7 inches

Ice, Glaze, Barespots: All trails are groomed and snow covered. No ice, No Glaze. No barespots.

Take your Valentine skiing to today then treat him or her to a great sandwich or Panini on Stone House bread for lunch in the Stone Turtle Day Lodge. Also on the menu: Famous Spicy chili and Veggie chili served with a warm sourdough roll.

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, pol! es and bindings is very strong and diverse for racing and tour! ing, 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!

Valentine Special: 2 Facilities Passes for the price of 1 today!
Free Hot Cocoa for all Trail Sponsors!

Lynne, Bob, Fran, Stu, Mariah, Brian, Erin, Michele, Sara, Matt Abby, Hope, Bob, Jimmy Mac, Garret, Gage, Jenny and the rest of the crew.