Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Snow Report
Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014 08:05 AM
Next Update: As conditions require...
Great conditions everywhere. Storm totals are from Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. "New This Week" snow totals are since last Friday.
Durango Mountain Resort (Purgatory): 0 New. 2 Storm. 29 New This Week. 70 Base. 8/10 Lifts Running (Lift 5 closed on weekdays). 88/88 Trails Open. 36 Runs Groomed. Save money on lift tickets on Thursday where tickets are $45 every Thursday for everyone (except for next Thursday, March 13). The Springtacular Family Funfest starts Monday, March 10. There will be music music every weekend, the 10th annual Steamworks Brewing Clam Bake on the Beach benefiting La Plata County Search & Rescue, guided snowshoe tours, a St. Patrick's Day celebration with a tricycle obstacle course, Deck Party with Ska Brewing, and ski, snowboard and bicycle giveaways, tubing hill parties complete with a fire pit and s'mores, family race course, face painting, hula hooping, movie nights and lots more. Check out all the details at skipurg.com/events. And with Daylight Saving Time starting Sunday, and that means Lift 1 will be turning an extra 30-minutes each day, running until 4:30. Check out ways to save money in the "Great Deals" section below.
Wolf Creek: 0 New. 1 Storm. 38 New This Week. 109 Inch Base. 6/6 Lifts Running. 77/77 Trails Open. The Waterfall Area, Alberta Peak, Montezuma Bowl, Knife Ridge and Horseshow Bowl are all open.
Silverton Mountain: 0 New. 37 Storm. 110 Inch Base. Open Thursday through Sundays. 100% open. Guided Only Skiing with approx 80 skiers a day. Reservations for guided skiing/boarding required.
Telluride Resort: 0 New. 7 Storm. 24 New This Week. 72 Inch Base. 18/18 Lifts Running. 92/93 Trails Open. 36 Run Groomed.
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Snow Reports From the Rest of New Mexico:
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Snowfall amounts are listed in inches. Surface conditions are noted as follows: P=Powder, PP=Packed Powder, MG=Machine Groomed Snow, HP=Hard Packed, SP=Spring Conditions, VC=Variable Conditions, NR=No Report From Ski Area, N/A=Not Applicable, T=Trace.
Durango Mountain: There are several ways to save money on lift tickets. Save money on $45 Ticket Thursdays, where every Thursday throughout the season, lift tickets are only $45 at the Ticket Window. No coupon necessary. (Blackout: Mar. 13, 2014)... Mature Mondays are for those 65+. Just show an ID and receive a special lift ticket rate of $35 at the Ticket Window on Mondays throughout the season... Get the Purgatory 3-Pak for $159 and save $72! Sold exclusively at REI and Sports Systems in Albuquerque. Ski for just $53 per day – a 30% savings. The Purgatory 3-Pak is flexible in that you can use all 3 tickets in one day & ski with family/friends, you can use 3 tickets on different days or any other combination. (Blackout: March 10-14). Details at: www.skipurg.com/P3P
What's New This Season?There is plenty new at your favorite snow sports area for the 2013-2014 season. Details coming soon. for now, click here to check all that's new and improved from last season.
Ski New Mexico
Colorado Ski Country
New Mexico National Weather Service
Colorado National Weather Service
Colorado Mtn Weather & Avalanche Report
Detailed Ski Area Forecast From SnowForecast
Warren Miller Films & Info
National Forest Service (has fall color info and more)
Colorado Ski History Web Site (includes info on closed NM/CO areas)