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Current snow conditions

    Hey Heavenly family, We get a lot of questions about weather and snow so I wanted to go beyond our daily updates to give everyone the scoop on the early 2014 forecast here at Heavenly. Currently, we have 21 lifts accessing 18 trails and 14 miles of skiable terrain that lets you cross […]

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December 2013 Daily Snow Report

1/1/14 – Welcome to 2014! Pictured: Chante Comer and Tiarah Lemieux and Brewster at Unbuckle Alright, it is time for you to peel yourselves out of bed on this beautiful new years day morning! It is officially 2014 and we are firing up getting the mountain ready for all our awesome shredders to hit the slopes.  What could […]

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Heavenly Opens California Side

The news we’ve all been waiting for, tomorrow you will be able to ski and ride in two states at Heavenly! Thursday’s storm brought 4 inches of fresh snow and cold temps, ideal for snowmaking. The West Coast’s largest snowmaking system was able to crank out a massive about of snow and our groomers are […]

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Snowmaking 101

Lately the Heavenly Facebook page has been full of comments/compliments/questions regarding our snow. To get more sknowledge I caught up with our director of snow surfaces Barrett Burghard. Barrett knows more about the fluffy white wonderful stuff, natural or man-made, than anyone here at Heavenly. Here’s what I learned: How big is Heavenly’s snow team? […]

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The Snow Effect: Our Passion for Snow

In Lake Tahoe, we tend to measure our storms in feet, not inches. We all have a deep passion for this cold white fluffy stuff that falls from the sky. Every winter brings with it endless possibilities and a slew of lifelong memories. Below is a collection of stories from employees around the resort. Share […]

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