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No grooming for this weekend. April 29- May 1

The parking lot can’t be plowed due to technical reasons and usage has gone down. Lots of cars spinning and getting stuck last weekend. Same thing for this weekend if you go. Although, its supposed to snow 9 to 16 … Continue reading

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More is always good !

Five to eleven inches are predicted throughout the weekend starting Friday. We are going to keep grooming and skiing. Watch for specific plans. Temps in the mid 30’s.

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Saturday/Sunday

Great classic and skate skiing Saturday… New grooming with a soft layer of powder on top. Nice mid 20’s temps. Mid winter conditions rather than spring ! New snow fall starting about noon just as the weather service predicted. Saturday … Continue reading

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Weekend grooming plans. April 14, 15,16,17.

Reports are of 4 to 6 inches of new snow came out of the storm at Silver Crest. We plan on rolling it out on Thursday (14th) as best we can and finish grooming Friday morning. Our awesome grooming crew … Continue reading

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Weekend update & more… (snow)

Saturday saw an expected hard and fast base under a little powder after a warm day Friday. Things softened a little as the day warmed up later in the afternoon. Thanks to the Helena guys for coming over ! Weather … Continue reading

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Weekend plans. Saturday April 9th

Reports are of a decent skating surface Thursday from Chuck. Temps predicted to be a high of 60 F Friday. We will wait till Saturday morning to do some experimental grooming as temps on Saturday will be in the mid … Continue reading

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Trail Conditions Saturday, April 2nd

The trails have a hard base with a little powder that fell late Saturday afternoon. We went over the skate lane once to level things out. Classic tracks are skiable for the most part with varying quality. The parking lot … Continue reading

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Weather reports at Silver Crest

If you are wondering what the weather is going to be like at the trails, best advice is to go to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration web site. ( NOAA). There is a location tab to fill in. Type … Continue reading

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Grooming update.

After fabulous conditions Saturday for the races, it snowed three to four inches Saturday night. We re-groomed Sunday so the trails are set for this week if you want to get in some more snow time. Double tracks on many … Continue reading

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Weekend Plans 17th-20th

We will be hosting the Silver Crest Nordic Challenge race series Saturday (19th). There will be four distances ranging from a 2km, 5km, 9km and an 18km. Races start at 10am and should be completed no later than noon. All … Continue reading

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