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  • balance training

    Up there around 10am today – walk almost to the bridge to get to the snow – icy and rutted not particularly good for classic or skate – more like adventure skiing – trying to…

  • Groomed

    Groomed for skate this afternoon. Snow is soft. Mornings a most likely the best as it has been freezing there at night.

  • thanks!

    Thanks to Del’s grooming Sunday night,
    skating Monday morning was excellent.
    who know’s perhaps it will last?

  • Nigh Grooming

    Groomed for Skate tonight. Did not touch Classic still looks pretty good. Used roller. Did get a skiff of snow while grooming. Stars and Clouds should freeze there to night.

  • Get it now!

    1.5 inches of new snow. On top of yesterdays snow. Great Classic skiing on no wax skies. Could ski all the way to top of hill. Was not groomed to day. May groom tonight so…

  • Skate and Classic

    Groomed for Skate from gate to end of trail. Classic starts at top of hill groomed on both sides all the way up. Report was that it was good classic skiing. Parking lot was icy.

  • Maybe

    Will roll this morning for skate if there is enough snow will put in a Classic track. Will post after I am done.

  • Montana Creek

    med this morning for skate. Ice from top of hill to bridge. Icy about half way up trail. Gets better as you go up. There are some icy spots also in upper part.

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  • Dan Moller

    Enjoyed the quiet of the valley sans snow machines again Saturday – starting from the DMoller trailhead on Pioneer, hike the short woods trail till the trees open up where you can put on skis…

  • Dan Moller

    Dan Moller Valley was delightful skiing Friday evening could ski down through the Narrows keeping an eye out for rocks. starting from the Dan Mohler trailhead hiking to the first meadows going to the North…

  • Dan Moller Valley

    Velvety conditions up in the Dan Moller valley. Started waking at the lower lot on Pioneer. Once out of the trees skied over to the meadow north of the boardwalk, still below the Treadwell. The…

  • Dan Moeller Valley

    Skinned up to the basin above Dan Moeller cabin on Madshus Eons on Friday eve. The snow was breakable crust so could really only traverse down and step around. Still it was nice to get…

  • Spaulding Meadows

    This evening I hauled my skis up to the John Muir cabin in Spaulding Meadows. Approaching the meadows, what appeared at first to be snow was actually the white air drop gravel bags. I had…

  • Dan Moeller Upper Meadows

    Yesterday evening hiked to Dan Moeller cabin using spikes put on once into the narrows. Skied the upper basin. Very soft and a bit difficult to turn coming down the meadows northwest of the cabin.…

  • Dan Moeller Upper Meadows

    Yesterday evening hiked to Dan Moeller cabin using spikes put on once into the narrows. Skied the upper basin. Very soft and a bit difficult to turn coming down the meadows northwest of the cabin.…

  • Spaulding 12/28

    Spaulding is in great shape! We headed straight up to the meadows via the Spaulding Trail (not John Muir or the Lake Creek access) both days this weekend. Grippers on boots might help at the…

Trail Etiquette

  • Walkers / Snowshoers, walk to the far sides of the trails when possible.
  • Dog Owners, control your dogs and pick up the scat. Please, no dogs or walkers on the groomed trails at Eaglecrest.  Please use the dog loop.
  • Skiing the loop trails- It’s common to ski the loop trails in either direction.  Just watch for oncoming skiers and give right of way to the skier zooming downhill.
  • Show courtesy for all and share the trails.