Welcome to winter! Two inches of fresh powder fell in the past day, which means that our two-day storm total is nearly a foot.
I'll give it to you straight: it's cold out there. A blast of winter air drifted into town on the tails of the…Continue
Posted on December 5, 2013 at 10:30am — 3 Comments
Last night, after several days of warning in the form of weather forecasts forwarded from friends, whispered rumors in line at the grocery store, and neighbors spotted clearing out their summer patio furniture, it began--the first big winter storm of the 2013-2014 Steamboat ski season.
Arriving at Gondola Square this morning the anticipation and excitement in the air was almost palpable. Gone were the throngs meddling around enjoying the scenery or window-shopping for that…Continue
Posted on December 4, 2013 at 10:30am
Skiing is so much fun. With opening weekend under our belts, it is officially a new season and with that comes a new assortment of toys and the skis are ready to run. I had a blast this morning exploring a very quiet resort. The surface of the snow was fantastic. I hit all groomers today anticipating a smooth surface and I was not wrong. Creamy carvy runs were all that I found out on the hill this morning.
Posted on December 2, 2013 at 10:44am — 1 Comment
Happy December... it's snowing. Yep, I figured I'd get right to the point of today's Straight Talk. Snow is falling from the sky and conditions on the mountain have never been better this early in the season.Continue
Posted on December 1, 2013 at 10:22am