10 Recent Topics:

List of Ski Area with Names that Could be Considered Risque   by MikeTrainor, Aug 21, 2014 - 7:20 PM GMT - 31 Replies

Ski Area Improvements for the 2014-5 Season  by newpylong, Aug 21, 2014 - 6:37 PM GMT - 137 Replies

Snow Gun Round Up: Incentivize Retiring old Snow Guns  by mtsnow123, Aug 21, 2014 - 2:33 PM GMT - 11 Replies

Guess This Ski Area #1357 /74  by jb66, Aug 20, 2014 - 7:23 PM GMT - 8 Replies

Sunapee Sunbowl Progress  by shenty, Aug 20, 2014 - 7:17 PM GMT - 0 Replies

PCMR v. Talisker: judge will sign eviction order, demands mediation  by intlski, Aug 20, 2014 - 7:09 PM GMT - 37 Replies

Guess This Ski Area #1354 /72  by ski_it, Aug 20, 2014 - 3:38 PM GMT - 6 Replies

NELSAP gets a mention on Slopefillers 8/20/14  by ski_it, Aug 20, 2014 - 3:33 PM GMT - 3 Replies

Plattekill and Magic working agreement?  by slatham, Aug 20, 2014 - 2:31 PM GMT - 10 Replies

Sugarbush Geezer Pass  by mapnut, Aug 20, 2014 - 12:25 PM GMT - 3 Replies
 
 

 
  84 guests
3 members

Welcome Anonymous



Members logged in:

tedede
ciscokid
jb66
 
 
NELSAP.org | SkiMaps.com
 
 
Member Login
USER:   PASS:   Remember me  
Create new account | Lost password?
 
 
Home

Forums : NELSAP Discussion : NELSAP Discussion
Moderated by: Chris, nelsap, Betsy, the_hop

Anonymous posts are not allowed in this forum

Deja fr#&^ing vu...

Page: 1  2 
Author Post
crystalmountainskier
Profile | Galleries

Rank:

Member Since:
Apr 29, 2006

Posts: 195

Location:


Posted: Jan 03, 2007 - 3:33 AM GMT

Try http://www.liftopia.com/. It is like expedia for lift tickets, with pricing based on demand. In Lake Tahoe, you can get discount tickets for Kirkwood and Diamond Peak.
photogf128
Profile | Galleries

Rank:

Member Since:
Apr 10, 2004

Posts: 2670

Location:
MRV Vermont



Posted: Jan 03, 2007 - 6:01 AM GMT

The west might have more snow but Jackson Hole is not doing that great. While my friends out there watch all the snow going to just about everywhere except there they are kinda hurting.

Sure the mountain has snow but decent powder days have been few and far between. I talked to a friend just the other night and he said it was -20F, about 2" of snow on the ground in his yard and many water pipes around the valley are freezing up due to the low insulating snow cover. So if you do go out west make sure you check the conditions and go to the right place.

He also said they were expecting some new snow on Thursday.

__________
facebook.com/profile.php?id=1454198707#!/pages/American-Photoart-Gallery/90884206988
mapnut
Profile | Galleries

Rank:

Member Since:
Jul 31, 2002

Posts: 5534

Location:
New York City


Posted: Jan 03, 2007 - 5:14 PM GMT
Edited: Jan 03, 2007 - 5:20 PM GMT

I just found out why it's been so warm. The Earth is at perihelion, its closest approach to the sun! The Earth as a whole is receiving 6% more energy now than it did last July, according to the Bad Astronomer.

Actually, that's not the reason. The Earth reaches perihelion at some time every year. It's always in January, and I think it's always about the same distance.

Heh heh. Somebody in the comments said that this also explains why we always gain weight around the holidays. The gut tide. Wish I could believe that too.
crystalmountainskier
Profile | Galleries

Rank:

Member Since:
Apr 29, 2006

Posts: 195

Location:


Posted: Jan 04, 2007 - 8:33 AM GMT

People who want to head West:
Up here in the Pacific Northwest is where the best conditions in N America are. Crystal, near Seattle recieved 21" of snow last night in 12 hours! Our base is now over 110", with 250" of snow fallen so far this season. Whistler, Baker, Crystal, etc. are all amazing. I know the PNW might not be on the East Coast radar screen, but it is definately worth checking out.

For Comparison:
Squaw Valley: 25"-75" base
Vail: 20"-30" (Blizzards aside they don't have much base)
Big Sky: 30"-45"
Alta: 50"
Jackson Hole:43"-50"

Page: 1  2 

Thursday August 21, 2014
Home : Privacy Policy : Terms of Use

Header image: Crotched Mountain (NH)

All logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owner.
© Copyright 2001-2006 by SnowJournal.com -- All Rights Reserved.

Network Services by Intercarve Networks
Powered by SnowFlake Content Management System - Version 1.0-beta5.2 (private)