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Granite Peak Snow Report

Snow is coming down this Monday morning!  Let it Snow!  Let it Snow! 

Snow conditions have never been better.  We are 100% OPEN, with 4 terrain parks, 4 mogul runs and several acres of tree skiing gladesl  We have prime conditions, with several feet of snow base on the entire mountain, groomed to perfection. 

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Current Snow and Ski Report

Snow/Runs Data
Natural Snowfall (last 7 days): 2"
Average Base: 48-72"
Runs Open: 78
% of Primary Terrain Open: 100%
% of Primary Terrain Open
or Making Snow/Opening Soon:
100%
  "Runs Open" and "% of Primary Terrain Open" includes runs open for the season that are temporarily closed for grooming or additional snowmaking. Primary Terrain comprises 90% of all Groomed Terrain.

Notes on Surface Conditions

Depending on recent weather we list the groomed runs as follows:

  • Power-tilled: the general groomed surface we often refer to as corduroy.
  • Packed Powder: groomed surface when 4 or more inches of snow has fallen during the last few days.
  • Powder: 4 or more inches of new snow since surface was last groomed.
  • Spring Conditions: occurs during warm days and cool nights of spring. Groomed nightly, usually firm in early morning, breaking a soft corn-snow surface mid-day and often soft in afternoon.

Lift Status

Lift Name Lift Open Information Open Schedule
Comet Yes

High speed six chair, serves intermediate and advanced terrain.

Open Daily
Frosty-the-Snowman Yes

Conveyor surface lift in the beginner learning area.

Open Daily
Blitzen Yes

Triple chair with midpoint unload serving all terrain levels.

Open Daily
Blizzard Yes

 600ft conveyor lift.  

Open Daily
Santa Yes

Open Saturdays 10am-4pm

Open Saturdays 10am-4pm
Cupid Express Yes

 New High Speed Quad lift servicing the eastern runs

Open Daily
Dasher Yes

High Speed Quad lift servicing the western runs

Open Daily until 4PM

Terrain Park Status

Aspen Terrain Park

Open

Sky High

Open

Sugar Maple Terrain Park

Open

Tyro Progression Beginner Park

Open

Run Status

Run Name Status Difficulty
Primary Runs: Primary runs are longer, wider runs that comprise 85% of groomed terrain. They include all major routes for travel from top to bottom and all of the principal runs and trails at the ski area.
Secondary and Connecting Runs: Secondary runs are short, narrow runs that include a few short chutes but are mainly limited to connecting and cut-off trails.
Tree Skiing Glades:
Tree skiing glades are un-groomed, forested areas that depend on natural snowfall and contain hazards such as rocks, stumps and trees.

Primary Runs

Aspen Open Blue More Difficult
Birch Run Open Blue More Difficult
Carver Open Black Most Difficult
Cottonwood Open Blue More Difficult
Deer Pass Open Green Easiest
Elk Run Open Black Most Difficult
Exhibition Open Black Most Difficult
Fawn Crossing Open Green Easiest
Fox Paw Open Green Easiest
Gem Stone Open Blue More Difficult
Hawk's Ridge Open Blue More Difficult
High Traverse Open Blue More Difficult
Hot Cocoa Open Green Easiest
Idle Wild Open Black Most Difficult
Infinity Open Blue More Difficult
Legends Open Black Most Difficult
Main Event Open Black Most Difficult
Meadow Ridge Open Green Easiest
Meadows Open Green Easiest
miracle Open Blue More Difficult
Mission Ridge Open Blue More Difficult
Mystery Open Green Easiest
Panorama Open Blue More Difficult
Red Quartz Open Blue More Difficult
Reindeer Open Green Easiest
Shadowridge Open Black Most Difficult
Sidewinder Open Blue More Difficult
Sky High Run Open Black Most Difficult
Slalom Open Black Most Difficult
Snowflake Open Green Easiest
Spruce Glen Open Green Easiest
Stonebridge Open Blue More Difficult
Stone's Throw Open Green Easiest
Sugar Maple Open Blue More Difficult
Sundance Open Black Most Difficult
Superstition Open Black Most Difficult
Timber Wolf Open Blue More Difficult
Wedgewood Open Blue More Difficult
Western Frontier Open Blue More Difficult
White Lightning Open Blue More Difficult
White Wolf Open Black Most Difficult
Whitetail Open Green Easiest
Woodspur Open Black Most Difficult

Secondary and Connecting Runs

Run Name Status Difficulty
Ambition Open   Green Easiest
Bear Paw Open   Blue More Difficult
Black Bear Open   Black Most Difficult
Bobcat Open   Black Most Difficult
Carmie's Couloir Open   Black Most Difficult
Caroline's Couloir Open   Black Most Difficult
Charlotte's Chute Open   Black Most Difficult
Coyote Gulch Open   Blue More Difficult
Hidden Haven Open   Green Easiest
Hideaway Open   Black Most Difficult
Little Bear Open   Green Easiest
Mama Mie Open   Black Most Difficult
Overlook Open   Black Most Difficult
Rendezvous Open   Blue More Difficult
Ry's Surprise Open   Black Most Difficult
Silver Birch Open   Blue More Difficult
Snowshoe Open   Blue More Difficult
Summit Trail (no easy outlet) Open   Blue More Difficult
Sunset Open   Blue More Difficult
Sweet Return Open   Blue More Difficult
Timber Pass Open   Blue More Difficult
Top Notch Open   Blue More Difficult
Wildwood Open   Blue More Difficult

Tree Skiing Glades

Run Name Status Difficulty
10th Mountain Glade Open   Black Most Difficult
Eastern Glade Open   Black Most Difficult
Enchanted Forest Open   Green Easiest
Fox Paw Glades Open   Blue More Difficult
Meadow Ridge Glades Open   Blue More Difficult
Middle Kingdom Glade Open   Blue More Difficult
middle kingdom glades Open   Black Most Difficult
Panorama Glades Open   Blue More Difficult
Prange's Glade Open   Black Most Difficult
Thunder Glades Open   Black Most Difficult
Western Glades Open   Black Most Difficult

*Tree skiing runs are not groomed.