Traverse City Record-Eagle

February 23, 2013

Michigan Ski Report: 02/23/2013

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Alpine Valley — Thu 10:27 am packed powder machine groomed 8 - 40 base 20 of 25 trails 80% open, 9 of 14 lifts, Mon-Thu: 10a-10p, Fri: 10a-11p; Sat: 9a-11p Sun 9a-10p

Apple Mountain — Fri 11:42 am 6 new packed powder machine groomed 10 - 34 base 12 of 12 trails, 100% open, 5 of 6 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 4p-9p; Fri: 4p-10p; Sat: 10a-10p Sun: 10a-9p

Big Powderhorn — Fri 1:10 pm packed powder machine groomed 16 - 45 base 32 of 33 trails 97% open, 240 acres, 7 of 10 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat: 9a-8p; Sun: 9a-4p

Bittersweet — Thu 1:50 pm packed powder machine groomed 45 - 50 base 20 of 20 trails 100% open, 11 of 12 lifts, Mon-Thu: 10a-10p; Fri: 10a-10:30p Sat: 9a-10:30p; Sun: 9a-9p

Blackjack — Fri 10:11 am 2 new packed powder machine groomed 48 - 66 base 26 of 26 trails 100% open, 126 acres, 5 of 6 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 9a-4p; Fri: 9a-9p; Sat: 9a-9p Sun: 9a-4p

Boyne Highlands — Fri 4:22 pm 2 new packed powder machine groomed 45 - 65 base 55 of 55 trails, 100% open, 435 acres, 10 of 10 lifts, sm Mon-Tue: 9a-4:30p Wed-Fri: 9a-9p; Sat: 9a-9p, Sun: 9a-4:30p

Boyne Mountain — Fri 4:23 pm 2 new packed powder machine groomed 45 - 65 base 60 of 60 trails, 100% open, 390 acres, 12 of 12 lifts, Mon/Tue: 9a-4:30p Wed-Fri: 9a-9p; Sat: 9a-9p; Sun: 9a-4:30p

Caberfae Peaks — Wed 11:10 am 4 new packed powder machine groomed 70 - 70 base 34 of 34 trails, 100% open, 200 acres, 4 of 5 lifts, Mon-Thu: 10a-9p; Fri: 10a-10p Sat/Sun: 9a-9p

Cannonsburg — Operating, no details

Crystal Mountain — Fri 3:14 pm 2 new packed powder machine groomed 33 - 69 base 45 of 45 trails, 100% open, 85 acres, 8 of 9 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-9p; Sat/Sun: 9a-9p

Hanson Hills — Operating, no details

Hickory Hills — Fri 3:53 pm 2 new packed powder machine groomed 16 - 30 base 8 of 8 trails 100% open, 5 of 5 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 4p-8:30p; Sat: 11a-8:30p; Sun: 11a-5p

Indianhead — Fri 8:51 am 1 new packed powder machine groomed 28 - 64 base 30 of 30 trails 100% open, 230 acres, 7 of 9 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4p

Marquette — Fri 4:43 pm packed powder machine groomed 30 - 36 base 25 of 25 trails 100% open, 4 of 4 lifts, Mon-Fri: 11a-8:30p; Sat/Sun: 10a-8:30p Mont Ripley — Thu 11:36 am packed powder machine groomed 46 - 66 base 24 of 24 trails 100% open, 100 acres, 3 of 3 lifts, Mon-Fri: 3p-9p; Sat: 10a-9p Sun:10a-6p

Mt Holly — Fri 9:50 am packed powder machine groomed 24 - 46 base 19 of 19 trails 100% open, 11 of 14 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 10a-10p; Fri: 9a-11p; Sat: 9a-11p Sun: 9a-10p Mt.

Holiday — Operating, no details Wed/Thu: 4p-8p Fri: 4p-9p; Sat: 10a-9p; Sun: 10a-6p; Open Wed-Sun

Nub’s Nob — Fri 8:12 am packed powder machine groomed 6 - 63 base 53 of 53 trails 100% open, 248 acres, 7 of 11 lifts, sm Mon/Wed-Thu 9a-9p; Tue/Fri: 9a-4:30p Sat: 9a-4:30p, 6p-10p, Sun: 9a-4:30p

Otsego Ski Club — Fri 9:03 am variable 14 - 26 base 31 of 31 trails 100% open, 6 of 6 lifts, Fri: 12p-9p; Sat: 9a-8p; Sun: 9a-4p; Open Fri-Sun

Pine Knob — Fri 1:22 pm packed powder machine groomed 26 - 50 base 17 of 17 trails 100% open, 12 of 12 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 10a-10p; Sat: 9a-11p; Sun: 9a-10p

Pine Mountain — Fri 12:22 pm packed powder machine groomed 24 - 36 base 15 of 27 trails 56% open, 4 of 5 lifts, Mon-Tues 10a-4p; Wed-Fri 10a-8p; Sat 9a-8p Sun 9a-4p

Shanty Creek — Thu 4:37 am packed powder machine groomed 24 - 70 base 55 of 55 trails 100% open, 196 acres, 9 of 10 lifts, Mon: 9a-10p; Tue/Wed/Thu:9a-9p Fri: 9a-10p; Sat: 9a-10p; Sun: 9a-4:30p; Open Wed-Mon

Ski Brule — Fri 1:23 pm 2 new powder machine groomed 48 - 56 base 17 of 17 trails 100% open, 150 acres, 8 of 11 lifts, Mon/Tue, Thu: 9a-4p; Wed, Fri: 9a-4p 4:30p-8:30p; Sat: 9a-4p, 4:30p-8:30p; Sun: 9a-4p

Snow Snake — Fri 3:39 pm 3 new powder machine groomed 12 - 20 base 10 of 10 trails 100% open, sm Mon-Fri: 3a-9p; Sat: 10a-10p; Sun: 10a-5p

Swiss Valley — Fri 9:49 am 7 new packed powder machine groomed 12 - 46 base 11 of 11 trails 100% open, 7 of 7 lifts, Mon-Fri: 10a-10p; Sat: 9a-10p; Sun: 9a-7p

The Homestead — Fri 2:31 pm 1 new hard packed machine groomed 30 - 43 base 15 of 15 trails, 100% open, 5 of 5 lifts, sm Fri: 1p-8p; Sat/Sun: 9a-8p; Open Fri-Sun

Timber Ridge — Fri 8:42 am 3 new packed powder machine groomed 45 - 48 base 15 of 15 trails 100% open, 8 of 9 lifts, Mon-Fri: 10a-10p; Sat: 9a-10p; Sun: 9a-8p

Treetops — Thu 10:57 pm packed powder machine groomed 28 - 58 base 23 of 23 trails 100% open, 5 of 5 lifts, Wed: 10a-8p; Thu: 10p-8p; Fri: 10a-9p Sat: