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Friday, November 16, 2012
Ski Report

Associated Press

LEBANON, N.H. -- Latest skiing conditions, as supplied by SnoCountry Mountain Reports. Conditions are subject to change due to weather, skier/rider traffic and other factors. Be aware of changing conditions. For more information go to www.snocountry.com

Friday, Nov. 16

NORTHEAST

Connecticut

Mohawk Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Woodbury -- Fri 5:53 am packed powder machine groomed 12-24 base 2 of 15 trails, 14% open 2 of 6 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 3p-9p; Fri: 1p-9p; Sat/Sun: 9:30a-9p;

Maine

Sugarloaf -- Fri 6:55 am hard packed machine groomed 4-10 base 7 of 158 trails, 5% open 4 miles, 36 acres, 2 of 14 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 8:30a-3:50p Sat/Sun: 8:30a-3:50p;

Sunday River -- Fri 9:38 am variable machine groomed 10-10 base 6 of 132 trails 5% open, 3 miles, 38 acres, 1 of 16 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-3:30p Sat/Sun: 9a-3:30p;

Massachusetts

Jiminy Peak -- Fri Reopen 11/17 variable 14% open Sat/Sun: 9a-4p Open Sat-Sun;

Ski Butternut -- Fri Plan to Open 12/01 variable Mon-Fri: 9a-4p Sat/Sun: 8:15a-4p;

Wachusett -- Plan to Open 11/23

New Hampshire

Bretton Woods -- Fri 12:38 pm loose granular machine groomed 12-36 base 1 of 102 trails 5% open, 1 mile 24 acres, 1 of 10 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Cannon Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Cranmore -- Plan to Open 11/23

Gunstock -- Plan to Open 11/30

Loon Mountain -- Fri 11:18 am loose granular machine groomed 10-14 base 5 of 61 trails 7% open, 2 miles, 24 acres, 2 of 12 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8a-4p;

Mount Sunapee -- Plan to Open 11/23 Mon-Fri: 9a-4p Sat/Sun: 8a-4p;

Ragged Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/24

Waterville Valley -- Fri Plan to Open 11/17 packed powder 6-18 base 2 of 52 trails, 2 of 12 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8a-4p;

Wildcat -- Plan to Open 11/22

New York

Belleayre -- Plan to Open 11/24

Bristol Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/22

Gore Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Greek Peak -- Plan to Open 11/23

Holiday Valley -- Plan to Open 11/23

Whiteface -- Plan to Open 11/23

Vermont

Bromley Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Burke Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Jay Peak -- Plan to Open 11/24

Killington -- Fri 6:28 am packed powder machine groomed 24-36 base 13 of 140 trails 10% open, 4 miles, 42 acres, 2 of 22 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8a-4p;

Mount Snow -- Plan to Open 11/23 Mon-Fri: 9a-4p Sat/Sun: 8a-4p;

Okemo Mountain -- Fri 9:21 am packed powder 10-15 base 11 of 119 trails 10% open, 4 miles, 51 acres, 4 of 19 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8a-4p;

Smugglers' Notch -- Plan to Open 11/23

Stowe -- Plan to Open 11/17

Stratton Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/21

Sugarbush -- Plan to Open 11/17

SOUTHEAST

North Carolina

Cataloochee -- Fri 7:01 am variable 6-12 base 2 of 17 trails 12% open, 1 of 5 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4:30p;

Sugar Mountain -- Fri 7:35 am packed powder machine groomed 6-26 base 2 of 20 trails 20% open, 1 of 7 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4:30p;

West Virginia

Snowshoe Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/21 Mon-Fri: 9a-9p Sat/Sun: 9a-9p;

MIDWEST

Illinois

Chestnut Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Iowa

Sundown Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Michigan

Boyne Highlands -- Plan to Open 11/22

Caberfae Peaks -- Plan to Open 11/23

Crystal Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/22

Marquette -- Plan to Open 11/23

Nub's Nob -- Plan to Open 11/22

Pine Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Shanty Creek -- Plan to Open 11/22

Ski Brule -- Fri 8:23 am packed powder 36-48 base 3 of 17 trails, 18% open 2 of 11 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p; Open daily;

Minnesota

Andes Tower Hills -- Plan to Open 11/17

Buck Hill -- Fri 9:14 am variable 6-12 base 2 of 16 trails, 13% open 2 of 10 lifts, Mon-Thu: 10a-9p; Fri: 10a-10p; Sat/Sun: 9a-10p Nov 22-23: 9a-9p;

Buena Vista -- Plan to Open 11/23

Giants Ridge -- Plan to Open 11/23

Hyland Ski Snowboard -- Plan to Open 11/23 Mon-Thu: 11a-9p; Fri: 10a-10p; Sat/Sun: 9a-10p;

Lutsen Mountains -- Plan to Open 11/17

Spirit Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/22

Wild Mountain -- Fri 9:56 am packed powder machine groomed 12-40 base 5 of 26 trails 20% open, 5 of 8 lifts, sm Tue-Thu: 4p-8p; Fri: 12p-9p; Sat: 9:30a-10p Sun: 9:30a-9p;

South Dakota

Terry Peak -- Plan to Open 11/23

Wisconsin

Christie Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Christmas Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Devil's Head -- Plan to Open 11/23

Granite Peak -- Plan to Open 11/22

Little Switzerland -- Plan to Open 11/23

Nordic Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Trollhaugen -- Fri 12:23 pm variable machine groomed 18-48 base 5 of 22 trails 23% open, 4 of 9 lifts, Mon-Thu: 4p-8p; Fri: 12p-8p; Sat: 10a-9p Sun: 10a-6p;

Tyrol Basin -- Fri Reopen 11/17 variable 6-18 base 1 of 16 trails 1 of 5 lifts, sm Sat: 9a-5p; Open Sat;

ROCKIES

Colorado

Arapahoe Basin -- Fri 5:20 am loose granular machine groomed 18-18 base 3 of 109 trails 2% open, 20 acres, 1 of 8 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Aspen Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/22

Beaver Creek -- Plan to Open 11/21

Breckenridge -- Fri 7:39 am packed powder 18-18 base 3 of 155 trails 3% open, 75 acres, 3 of 31 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Copper Mountain -- Fri 5:28 am variable machine groomed 18-18 base 9 of 140 trails 6% open, 94 acres, 4 of 22 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Crested Butte -- Plan to Open 11/21

Eldora -- Fri 6:35 am packed powder machine groomed 24-24 base 3 of 53 trails, 6% open 3 of 11 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Irwin -- Fri 9:22 am powder 10-10 base 4 of 100 trails, 20% open 3 miles, 360 acres Mon-Fri: 8a-5p; Sat/Sun: 8a-5p;

Keystone -- Fri 7:37 am packed powder 18-18 base 6 of 135 trails, 4% open 122 acres, 5 of 20 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Loveland -- Fri 5:52 am packed powder 18-18 base 7 of 93 trails, 7% open 113 acres, 3 of 9 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Monarch -- Plan to Open 11/21

Purgatory at Durango -- Plan to Open 11/23

Ski Cooper -- Plan to Open 11/22

Snowmass -- Plan to Open 11/22

Steamboat -- Plan to Open 11/21

Telluride -- Plan to Open 11/22

Vail -- Fri 7:31 am packed powder 18-18 base 6 of 193 trails, 2% open 84 acres, 6 of 31 lifts, Mon-Fri: 8:30a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Winter Park -- Fri 11:58 am packed powder machine groomed 18-18 base 4 of 143 trails 3% open, 10 acres, 3 of 26 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Wolf Creek -- Fri 6:31 am packed powder 15-17 base 35 of 77 trails 45% open, 500 acres, 4 of 7 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p;

Aspen/Snowmass XC -- Plan to Open 11/22

Steamboat XC -- Operating, no details

Vail Resorts Nordic -- Plan to Open 11/16

Montana

Big Sky -- Plan to Open 11/22 Mon-Fri: 9a-4p Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Discovery -- Plan to Open 11/22

Great Divide -- Fri Reopen 11/17 packed powder machine groomed 20-20 base 2 of 140 trails 2 of 6 lifts, Sat: 12p-6p; Sun: 12p-4p; Open Sat/Sun;

Red Lodge -- Plan to Open 11/23

New Mexico

Red River -- Plan to Open 11/21 Mon-Fri: 9a-4p Sat/Sun: 9a-4p; Nov 21-25: 9-4p;

Sipapu -- Fri Plan to Open 11/17 packed powder machine groomed 16-18 base sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Ski Apache -- Plan to Open 11/22

Ski Santa Fe -- Plan to Open 11/22

Taos -- Plan to Open 11/22 Thu/Fri: 9a-4p Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Enchanted Forest XC -- Plan to Open 11/21 machine groomed Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4:30p;

Utah

Alta -- Fri 8:50 am variable machine groomed 25-25 base 5 of 116 trails, 5% open 4 of 11 lifts, Fri: 9:15a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 9:15a-4:30p; Open Fri-Sun;

Brian Head -- Fri 9:49 am variable 18-18 base 10 of 65 trails 16% open, 2 of 9 lifts, Mon-Fri: 10a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9:30a-4:30p;

Brighton -- Fri 10:21 am variable 39-39 base 36 of 66 trails 55% open, 4 of 7 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat: 9a-4p, Sun: 9a-4p;

Canyons -- Plan to Open 11/23

Park City -- Plan to Open 11/17

Powder Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/21

Snowbasin -- Plan to Open 11/22

Snowbird -- Fri 10:20 am variable 28-28 base 6 of 85 trails, 8% open 3 of 13 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-5p; Sat/Sun: 9a-5p;

Solitude -- Fri 10:18 am variable 22-22 base 14 of 65 trails 22% open, 3 of 8 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Wolf Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Wyoming

Grand Targhee -- Plan to Open 11/23

Jackson Hole -- Plan to Open 11/24

Sleeping Giant -- Plan to Open 11/23

PACIFIC SOUTH

Arizona

Elk Ridge -- Plan to Open 11/23 Mon/Fri: 9:30a-4:30p;

California

Bear Mountain -- Fri 7:21 am hard packed machine groomed 12-18 base 4 of 24 trails 17% open, 2 of 12 lifts, Mon-Fri: 8:30a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8a-4p;

Boreal -- Fri 7:02 am hard packed machine groomed 24-36 base 3 of 41 trails, 8% open 2 of 8 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-9p; Sat/Sun: 9a-9p;

China Peak -- Plan to Open 11/23

Donner Ski Ranch -- Fri Plan to Open 11/23 variable Sat/Sun: 9a-4p Open Sat/Sun;

Heavenly -- Fri 5:38 am packed powder machine groomed 18-24 base 3 of 97 trails, 1% open 11 acres, 3 of 29 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Kirkwood -- Fri 9:58 am variable machine groomed 18-24 base 3 of 72 trails, 5% open 1 of 12 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Mammoth -- Fri 6:39 am 3 new packed powder machine groomed 15-20 base 28 of 150 trails 19% open, 7 of 28 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 8:30a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Mt Rose -- Plan to Open 11/21

Mountain High -- Fri 7:37 am wet packed snow machine groomed 12-16 base 4 of 59 trails 7% open, 2 of 14 lifts, Mon-Fri: 8:30a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Northstar -- Fri 6:28 am packed powder machine groomed 18-18 base 7 of 97 trails, 8% open 52 acres, 5 of 20 lifts, Mon-Fri: 8:30a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8:30a-4p;

Snow Summit -- Fri Reopen 11/17 hard packed machine groomed 12-18 base 4% open Mon-Fri: 8:30a-4p; Sat/Sun: 8a-5p;

Snow Valley -- Plan to Open 11/21 Mon-Fri: 9a-3p Sat/Sun: 9a-3p;

Squaw Valley -- Plan to Open 11/21

Sugar Bowl -- Plan to Open 11/17

Bear Valley XC -- Fri Plan to Open 11/23 loose granular machine groomed 4-4 base Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4:30p; Dec. 25: 9a-2:30p;

PACIFIC NORTH

Idaho

Lookout Pass -- Plan to Open 11/22

Silver Mountain -- Plan to Open 11/23

Oregon

Anthony Lakes -- Plan to Open 11/24

Hoodoo -- Plan to Open 11/23

Mt Ashland -- Plan to Open 11/23

Mt Bachelor -- Plan to Open 11/21

Timberline -- Fri 8:40 am 3 new packed powder 19-19 base 1 of 41 trails 1 of 9 lifts, 3% open, Mon-Fri: 9a-3p; Sat/Sun: 9a-3p

Willamette Pass -- Plan to Open 11/21

Washington

Bluewood -- Plan to Open 11/23 snow 25 degrees

Mission Ridge -- Plan to Open 11/23

Mt Spokane -- Plan to Open 11/23 Wed-Fri: 9a-9:30p Sat/Sun: 9a-4p

Stevens Pass -- Plan to Open 11/21

CANADA

British Columbia

Grouse Mountain -- Fri 4:47 pm variable 11-13 base 1 of 26 trails 4% open, 1 of 5 lifts Mon-Fri: 9a-10p; Sat/Sun: 9a-10p;

Sun Peaks -- Fri Plan to Open 11/17 variable 15-15 base Mon-Fri: 9a-3:30p; Sat/Sun: 9a-3:30p;

Whistler Olympic Park -- Plan to Open 11/22

Quebec

Mont Saint-Sauveur -- Fri 3:57 pm variable 5-9 base 2 of 38 trails 6% open, 1 of 8 lifts Mon-Thu: 9a-10p; Fri: 9a-10:30p; Sat: 8:30a-10:30p Sun: 8:30a-10p; Nov 14/15: 9a-4p;

Mont Sainte-Anne -- Plan to Open 11/24

Station Mont Sainte Anne XC -- Plan to Open 11/17

Alberta

Banff Norquay -- Fri Reopen 11/17 variable 6-7 base 1 of 36 trails 1 of 5 lifts Sat/Sun: 9a-4p; Open Sat/Sun;

Canada Olympic Park -- Fri 10:48 am variable 2-7 base 3 of 3 trails 100% open, 5 of 6 lifts Mon-Fri: 9a-9p; Sat/Sun: 9a-5p;

Canyon -- Plan to Open 11/17

Lake Louise -- Fri 10:58 am packed powder machine groomed 19-22 base 38 of 139 trails 28% open, 4 of 10 lifts Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Marmot Basin -- Fri 8:41 am packed powder machine groomed 17-17 base 41 of 86 trails, 48% open 6 of 7 lifts Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Nakiska -- Fri 10:40 am packed powder 8-22 base 18 of 64 trails, 29% open 2 of 6 lifts Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p; Open Fri-Sun;

Sunshine Village -- Fri 11:04 am packed powder 28-28 base 63 of 107 trails 59% open, 8 of 12 lifts Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Newfoundland

Blow Me Down XC -- Plan to Open 11/17

ALASKA

Alaska

Alyeska Resort -- Plan to Open 11/21