Traverse City Record-Eagle

December 18, 2013

Ski Report: 12/18/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Ski Report

Tuesday, Dec. 17

Michigan

Alpine Valley — Tue 10:58 am packed powder machine groomed 12-42 base 13 of 25 trails 52% open, 9 of 14 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 3p-10p, Fri: 10a-11p; Sat: 9a-11p Sun 9a-10p;

Apple Mountain — Sat 11:07 am variable 6-12 base 6 of 12 trails 50% open, 3 of 6 lifts, Mon-Thu: 4p-9p; Fri: 4p-10p; Sat: 10a-10p Sun: 10a-9p;

Big Powderhorn — Tue 11:06 am 2 new loose granular machine groomed 12-36 base 5 of 33 trails, 16% open, 2 of 10 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat: 9a-8p; Sun: 9a-4p;

Bittersweet — Tue 11:11 am 2 new packed powder machine groomed 28-39 base 20 of 20 trails 100% open, 11 of 12 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 10a-10p; Fri: 3p-10:30p Sat: 9a-10:30p; Sun: 9a-9p;

Blackjack — Tue 11:16 am 3 new powder machine groomed 36-36 base 11 of 26 trails 43% open, 3 of 6 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 4p-9p;

Boyne Highlands — Mon 5:07 pm MG machine groomed 32-42 base 21 of 55 trails 39% open, 200 acres, 5 of 10 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat-Sun: 9a-4:30p;

Boyne Mountain — Mon 5:08 pm MG machine groomed 30-42 base 25 of 60 trails 42% open, 300 acres, 7 of 12 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat-Sun: 9a-4:30p;

Caberfae Peaks — Mon 12:32 pm MG machine groomed 48-60 base 22 of 34 trails 65% open, 3 of 5 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 10a-9p; Sat/Sun: 10a-9p;

Cannonsburg — Tue 11:19 am packed powder machine groomed 24-36 base 12 of 14 trails 86% open, 5 of 8 lifts, Mon-Fri: 4p-9p; Sat/Sun: 9a-10p;

Crystal Mountain — Tue 7:49 am 3 new packed powder machine groomed 42-57 base 47 of 48 trails, 98% open, 7 of 8 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-9p; Sat/Sun: 9a-9p Dec 24: 9a-5p; Dec 25: 10a-9p;

Hanson Hills — Plan to Open 12/21

Hickory Hills — Plan to Open 12/20

Indianhead — Tue 8:40 am 3 new machine groomed snow 6-40 base 13 of 30 trails 44% open, 1 mile 230 acres, 3 of 9 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p;

Marquette — Sat Reopen 12/19 packed powder machine groomed 25-25 base 6 of 25 trails 24% open, 3 of 4 lifts, Thu/Fri: 10a-5p; Sat/Sun: 10a-5p; Open Thu-Sun;

Mont Ripley — Sun Reopen 12/20 powder machine groomed 28-30 base 16 of 24 trails 67% open, 3 of 3 lifts, sm Fri: 3p-9p; Sat/Sun: 10a-5p; Open Fri-Sun;

Mount Bohemia — Sun Reopen 12/21 packed powder machine groomed 30-45 base 85 of 85 trails, 100% open Sat/Sun: 9:30a-5p; Open Sat/Sun;

Mount Brighton — Tue 11:21 am variable 33-33 base 21 of 26 trails 81% open, 9 of 17 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 10a-10p; Sat/Sun: 9a-10p;

Mt Holly — Tue 11:24 am packed powder machine groomed 28-42 base 19 of 19 trails 100% open, 11 of 14 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 10a-10p; Fri: 10a-11p; Sat: 9a-11p Sun: 9a-5:30p;

Mt. Holiday — Sat 12:45 pm packed powder machine groomed 6-8 base 12 of 12 trails 100% open, 3 of 4 lifts, Tue-Thu: 4p-8p; Fri: 4p-9p; Sat: 10a-9p Sun: 10a-6p; Open Tue-Sun;

Mulligan’s Hollow — Operating, no details

Nub’s Nob — Tue 8:17 am 2 new powder machine groomed 55-62 base 53 of 53 trails 100% open, 248 acres, 6 of 11 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat: 9a-4:30p Sun: 9a-4:30p;

Pine Knob — Tue 11:32 am 1 new packed powder machine groomed 16-44 base 17 of 17 trails 100% open, 12 of 12 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 10a-10p; Sat: 9a-11p; Sun: 9a-10p;

Pine Mountain — Tue 7:43 am packed powder 18-24 base 7 of 27 trails 26% open, 3 of 5 lifts, sm Mon-Tue: 10a-4p; Wed-Fri: 10a-8p Sat.9a-8p Sun.9a-4p.;

Shanty Creek Schuss — Sun 10:07 pm 12 new packed powder machine groomed 12-42 base 23 of 41 trails, 57% open, 4 of 6 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4:30p;

Shanty Creek Summit — Plan to Open 12/26

Ski Brule — Sun 10:07 am MG machine groomed 36-48 base 13 of 17 trails 77% open, 6 of 11 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat: 9a-8:30p; Sun: 9a-4p;

Snow Snake — Tue 4:12 pm 2 new packed powder machine groomed 24-36 base 10 of 10 trails 100% open, 3 of 5 lifts, Mon-Thu: 4a-9p; Fri: 4a-10p; Sat: 10a-10p Sun: 10a-5p;

Swiss Valley — Tue 5:42 am 4 new MG machine groomed 1-20 base 11 of 11 trails 100% open, 7 of 7 lifts, Mon-Fri: 10a-10p; Sat: 9a-10p; Sun: 9a-7p;

The Homestead — Plan to Open 12/20

Timber Ridge — Tue Reopen 12/20 1 new packed powder machine groomed 30-30 base 13 of 15 trails, 87% open, 6 of 9 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 10a-10p; Sat: 9a-10p; Sun: 9a-8p Open Fri-Sun;

Treetops — Reopen 12/20 machine groomed sm Fri: 10a-9p; Sat : 10a-9p Sun: 10a-6p; Open Fri-Sun; Dec 24: 10a-6p; Dec 25: 2p-8p;