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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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November 2013 – Daily Snow Report

11/30/13- WARNING BRIGHT SUNSHINE AHEAD! Good morning! Overlooking the Lake Tahoe basin, the skies are clear and the sun is starting to peek over the mountains.  As we get ready for another Heavenly beautiful day, let me make a gentle reminder that even when the sun is out, there is a slight breeze and the […]

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Daily Snow Reports – April 2013

04/14/2013 – Happy Closing Day! High Roller Team Member Joanna “PNut” Dzierzawski in High Roller Park 4.12.13. Photo credit Heavenly Mountain Today brings you partly sunny skies and cooler temps above 8,000’, with a cold front pushing in this evening. Expect a high of 38 degrees upper mountain, and high 50s at the base. The […]

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Daily Snow Reports – March 2013

03/31/13 – Happy Easter Sunday! Good morning! We received a trace of new snow overnight, and another few inches is in the forecast to fall above 7000’ before the day is over! Expect the skies to remain cloudy throughout the day as scattered snow showers and flurries move through the area, so bring out your […]

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Daily Snow Reports – February 2013

02/28/13 – Carve into heaven Photo from Instagram user @kimreinhardt Good morning! The groomers smoothed out the snow and made seamless corduroy across the mountain last night. Get out your carving skis and boards! The groomers did high-angle grooming on Nova and 49er last night. Be sure to check out their picks of the day, Ridge Bowl […]

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