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Mad River Glen Snow Conditions: Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 06:30

Mad River Glen Snow Conditions: Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 06:30 Fayston Vermont


posted at 10:46 am Tue Jan 26th, 2010 by (WherezIt_Staff)

Well Mother Nature gave us a good old-fashioned beat down yesterday.

Because of this meteorological fiasco we have been forced to temporarily shut down the mountain once again today in an effort to save our snow as best we can. Roll Back the Clock Day, originally scheduled for today is not going to happen. HOWEVER, IN AN UNPRECECEDENTED MOVE ROLL BACK THE CLOCK DAY HAS BEEN RE-SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY APRIL 1 - DON'T BE A FOOL SAVE THE DATE AND WE'LL START BUILDING UP A BASE TODAY! -WE PROMISE!. We saw some significant freezing rain on Sunday night followed by a stiff south wind, rising temps, a serious inversion, steady rain, fog, and rising stream levels yesterday (fortunately we never saw any swarms of locusts or other plagues). Weather forecasts are looking a bit more promising with a return to more seasonable temps and a few chances for snow showers over the coming days. We still have a base to work with so we should be able to re-open once the mountain has had a chance to drain. There is water running all over the hill right now. The mountain ops crew will get up on the mountain this AM to further assess the situation and this report will be updated with more details so stay tuned. With snow showers predicted we hope to rebuild our base quickly and have the skiing surfaces "buffed out" as best we can for our loyal skiers. Keep the faith MRG fans there will be plenty of powdry turns in our future. Trust me, I can feel it in my bones!. Check out the latest videos from MRG if you want to satisfy your "ski jones"! Also while the skiing is suspended why not check out Gen. Stark's Pub fancy new blog!

Happy Birthday Josh Markle
This Ummmm Powder Day is For You
Sorry Dude!

General Conditions

Day: Tuesday
Date: January 26, 2010
Time: 06:30:00
Today's snow reporter: Eric

Current Weather: Overcast
Base Temperature: 29 degrees
Summit Temperature: 19 degrees

New Snow in the Past 24 hours: 0 - 0"
Storm Total: 0"
Season Snowfall to Date: 69 - 105"

Trails Open Today: 0
Lifts Open Today: 0
Hours of Operation: 09:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Primary Surface Conditions: Variable
Secondary Surface Conditions:

Thin Cover, Bare Spots, Windblown, Icy spots
Other:

Detailed Lift and Trail Report

Lifts
1. Single Chair: Closed
2. Sunnyside Double Chair: Closed
3. Birdland Chair: Closed
4. Practice Slope Chair: Closed
5. Callie's Corner Handle Tow: Closed

Upper Single Chair
Antelope (upper): Closed
Antelope (lower): Closed
Catamount Bowl: Closed
Chute: Closed
Fall Line: Closed
Paradise: Closed
Creamery: Closed
Catamount: Closed

Lower Single Chair
Lynx: Closed
Beaver: Closed
Lift Line: Closed
Upper Glade: Closed

Lower Mountain
Upper Canyon: Closed
Grand Canyon: Closed
Broadway: Closed
Bunny: Closed
Lower Glade: Closed
Porcupine: Closed
Chipmunk: Closed
Snail: Closed
Periwinkle: Closed
Waterfall: Closed
Rockefellers: Closed
Moody's: Closed
Ferret: Closed
One Way: Closed
Easy Way: Closed

Upper Double Chair
Fox: Closed
Vixen: Closed
Quacky: Closed
Gazelle: Closed
Gazelle Glades: Closed
Upper Panther: Closed
Slalom Hill: Closed
Partridge: Closed
Birdland
Lark: Closed
Loon: Closed
Robin: Closed
Wren: Closed
Duck: Closed

Practice Slope
Practice Slope: Closed
Cricket: Closed
Eaton's Run: Closed
Grasshopper: Closed

Callie's Corner
Beginner Slope: Closed

Relevant Address(es):
Waitsfield, VT 05673 (Set as Local)
Fayston, VT 05673 (Set as Local)

Related Businesses
Mad River Glen Ski Area
Waitsfield
17.4 miles

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