We did not expect to be saying this after a drier-than-average season, but we are just a few inches shy of setting a snowfall record for April. With this snow has come a unique set of challenges, especially in this last storm cycle. This blog focuses on what to expect for Saturday, Sunday, and beyond.
UPDATE: 11:18am Friday, April 22 Shirley is off mechanical hold and is open. UPDATE: 11:01am Friday, April 22 Gold Coast is now open again. UPDATE: …
Who needs Miracle March with an April like this? A few weeks ago, we were getting ready to wrap up winter operations. Now we have more snow than sunny days ahead in the forecast. If the snowfall keeps up like this, we think we’ll be able to extend our closing date past May 1st!
Fresh snow is always good, and if we get enough, we will be able to extend the life of several lifts and runs. That said, please understand that these spring storms are not the equivalent of the snowfall we saw in the early season.
The snow is melting rapidly, so lift closures are ahead — but don’t put those skis away just yet! We still have Snow Golf, Cushing Crossing and the FREE Spring Tracks concert with G. Love & DJ Logic coming up. Plus, you can enjoy fun spring on-mountain ski activities like the wiggles on Shirley or terrain park features on Gold Coast & Belmont.
Skiing and snowboarding are still on the menu at the Spring Skiing Capital, especially in the mornings when the snow is nice and cold. There’s still plenty to look forward to, from funky costume weekends to the return of much-loved annual events. Let’s take a look at what is happening around the mountain over the next month.
The best of spring has been here in full force the past few days: warm temps, skiers & snowboarders in funny costumes, and snowblades galore. Of course, with the changing weather comes some operations updates, so we wanted to give you the full scoop.
We will have a mix of winter weather followed by spring-like conditions weekend, so dress in layers and be prepared for anything. Snow is thinning …