Cross Country Ski Report – Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

We received plenty of snow yesterday and last evening to make this morning’s grooming a piece of cake.
Groomer Stu will start grooming the Mackinac Cut and Wild Turkey trails first. He will complete each trail and then move on to the next in this order: Mackinac Cut, Wild Turkey, Rolling Hills, Tall Pines, Trapper’s Cabin, Manitou, Adventure and Blizzard.
Conditions will be excellent on all trails once groomed!

Today: Mostly cloudy with a few snow showers this morning. High 29F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 30%

Tonight: Partly cloudy. Low near 20F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. High 36F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday night: Partly cloudy skies early giving way to a few snow showers after midnight. Low near 25F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 50%.
Thursday: Chance of a few snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper teens. chance of snow 50%.
New Snow: 1 to 2 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.
Today’s menu in the Stone Turtle Day Lodge will include home made sandwiches and paninis on Stone House bread (the Rocky Mountain Chipotle Veggie Panini is exceptional). 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, 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!
Great X-C Skiing has returned!
Lynne, Bob, Fran, Stu, Mariah, Brian, Erin, Michele, Sara, Matt Abby, Hope, Bob, Jimmy Mac, Garret, Gage, Jenny and the rest of the crew.