Cross Country Ski Report – Friday, December 28th, 2012

With the small amount of snow we received Thursday night, the trails groomed up beautifully yesterday.

We now have machine set tracks on all trails. Plus all trails are Ginzu groomed and have snowcombed skating lanes.

Groomer Stu will be Ginzu grooming this morning starting very early.

Tonight from 6:00pm-8:30pm is the Full Moon Night Ski to Trapper’s Cabin! We will light the Trapper’s Cabin trail with torches, creating a truly unique and memorable nighttime experience. We will also have a bonfire and serve hot chocolate at Trapper’s Cabin from 6-8:30PM. Skiers who need to rent skis must do so before 6PM.

Today: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then overcast with a chance of snow. High of 25F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of snow 40%.

Tonight: Overcast with a chance of snow. Low of 19F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of snow 60% with accumulations up to 1 in. possible.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. High of 27F with a windchill as low as 14F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 20%.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow in the evening, then overcast with a chance of snow. Low of 19F. Winds from the WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 40%.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a chance! of snow. High of 25F. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 40%.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow in the evening, then overcast. Low of 21F with a windchill as low as 10F. Winds from the SW at 5 to 10 mph.

New Snow: 0 inches

Snow Depth in Woods: 6 – 10 inches

Packed Snow Depth on Trails: 4 – 6 inches

Ice, Glaze, Barespots: All trails are snow covered with a nice blanket of groomed snow!

Today’s Sandwiches and Paninis include a Turkey-Pesto Melt, Rocky Mountain Chipotle Veggie, and Bob’s favorite Black Olive Jalapeno Tuna. All served on Stone House Bread with chips and a large pickle. Enjoy Famous Spicy Chili as well as Veggie Chili. Both served with a 7 grain roll.

The “White Christmas” sale continues! Great sale prices on Ski Packages and active winter clothing. 20% – 30% off (list price) race gear and at least 15% off all waxes. Free Shipping for on line ski package orders.

Looks like a fine day to go X-C Skiing!

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