Skating starts above the bridge, and great conditions above the slide area. Creepers not needed to walk in with the new snow down. Wonderful conditions with the open stream next to the trail.
Five star skate skiing above the bridge.
Half inch of new snow this morning has
Brighten the trail up. Skiing starts below
Pavement to the containers, ice to the bridge, conditions improving the further you venture out. Best after the slide. No diagonal till after the slide.
Visiting PSIA Nordic Demo Team Coach Scott McGee will be offering classic and skate ski clinics at Eaglecrest February 13-14. Intermediate and advanced level skiers. Check out the details at the Eaglecrest website – http://www.skijuneau.com/nordiclessons.php – or call the Eaglecrest Snowsports School 790-2000 x211 – or talk to any of the Eaglecrest nordic instructors, Greg Patz, Scott and Betsy Fischer, Ken Leghorn, and Tristan Knutson-Lombardo. This will be a great opportunity to improve your skiing skills and learn from the best!
Skating is excellent. Coverage is still excellent. The groomers spent lots of time fixing the wet spots and either ran out of time or forgot to go over the classic tracks. Hopefully both will be groomed for Sunday.
Groomed from bridge
Icy spots to landslide then good
Reset classic above LS
Cleats advised to bridge
Groomed on Friday, 29th. Very icy to bridge, walk down with ice cleats. Snow machine is down by the bridge with full tank of gas. After bridge skate skiing is okay, classic track after the mudslide. Happy skiiing to all.