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A Big Loop Regroomed for Excellent Skating, and double classic tracks.

The classic tracks are holding up well all over, so I regroomed the Wu Tangs, Homestake Meadow, Mt Eureka, Sluice Box Loop extra wide for skating and double tracked for classic. Hopefully we got rid of the hollow spot right … Continue reading

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Excellent XC skiing and snowshoeing at Silvercrest!

As good as skiing gets up at Silvercrest today and this weekend! Cold mornings, 20f-25f highs in the afternoon. Extra blue classic wax heaven. Many trails are double tracked for your social distancing pleasure! Snowshoe trails are free of downed … Continue reading

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Updated Grooming plans

Friday (22nd) morning Drew will set new classic tracks on some (not all ) trails on top of a Pisten Bully groomed skate lane. Jake will add more classic tracks later in the afternoon. Saturday morning everything should be good … Continue reading

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Preliminary grooming plans

Great news is the Kings Hill Grooming Association’s Pisten Bully is going to pack and level our trails Thursday evening. We will check for any new downed trees this week before Jeff comes in. If everything works out we will … Continue reading

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Monday (18th ) Report.

Reports of two feet ( not two inches ) of new snow over Sunday / Monday. Bring your back country skis . We’ll figure out a grooming plan mid week hopefully.

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Saturday (16th) Trails Report

SCTA volunteers put in a big effort to get the trees removed from the trails this weekend. It took two days but all trails are cleared now. There are two big leaning trees ( Gold Run & Homestake Meadow that … Continue reading

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Friday ( 15th ) update

Gary Ritter and Chuck Jennings went up today and sawed out 20 plus trees. They report the south side of the trail system ( left ) cleared and ready to ski…Sluice Box, Neihart Flyer, Quick Silver, Mt Eureka. They also … Continue reading

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High Winds have fallen several trees

High winds yesterday caused trees to fall across some of the trails. We will be working to clear them. However, skiing is quite good with 2 to 3 inches of new snow on top of a firm base. It is … Continue reading

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Grooming plans this week..

Possible 2-3 inches new snow this week. Plans are to re-groom the classic tracks and skate lane Thursday (14th) evening. Jake and John will tag team and hopefully get the trails tuned up. If all goes well Friday should be … Continue reading

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Saturday update…..

All trails were re-groomed with new classic tracks and skate lanes. Skate skiing very doable on most trails. 89er and Gold Run still on the rough side. Incredible sunny day at Silvercrest. Forcast for more sun Sunday with highs in … Continue reading

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