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Current Conditions and Snow Forecast

Hello Heavenly Skiers and Riders! The New Year has been good to us here at Heavenly Mountain Resort. The large bubble of high pressure broke into pieces and gave us a wide-open door for winter storm activity. So far, 2014 has delivered us 30 inches of natural snowfall. Last week, Mother Nature decided to show […]

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January Daily Snow Reports

 2/1/14-JUMP START FEBRUARY… January flew by, and February is here! Our recent snowfall of 24” gave us that little push we’ve been waiting for. Today with sunny skies and just a light wind, temperatures will stay cool, keeping our trails covered with awesome conditions. Lake Tahoe’s deep blue waters is surrounded by snow-capped mountains- and […]

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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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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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