Monday Morning Sunshine & Cold Temps!

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Monday Morning Sunshine & Cold Temps!

May 21, 2012 at 10:09 AM


Current Temp




Today's Forecast

Buenos Dias mis Amigos Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Not as cool. Highs 31 to 46 higher elevations...41 to 53 lower elevations. Prevailing southeast winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Stay Thirsty, Coop

Snow Stats

Base Summit
Last 24 Hours " 0" Last 7 Days 4-6"
Last 48 Hours " 6" Seasonal Total Range 41 - 43"
Storm Total " 6" Base Depth "

The data for this real-time snow and weather report is obtained directly from the snow weather plots at Kirkwood Mountain Resort and the surrounding areas. Snow totals and snow accumulation are consistently 15 to 20% more than reported as a result of wind, micro squalls and snow loading. Weather patterns at Kirkwood Mountain Resort are exceedingly difficult to predict – when venturing into the mountain, be prepared for rapid, dramatic weather changes.

Surface Conditions

Snow making in progress with a mix of Mother Natures natural.

Road Conditions: Open

Hwy. 88 via Tahoe: Open no requirements - Drive safe!
Hwy. 88 via Jackson: Open no requirements - Drive safe!

Lift Operations

Lift Status Groomed Runs
#1 SnowKirk Scheduled
#2 Caples Crest Closed
#3 Iron Horse Closed
#4 Sunrise Closed
#5 Solitude Closed
#6 Cornice Express Closed
#7 TC Express Closed
#9 Bunny Closed
#10 Wagon Wheel
"The Wall"
#11 The Reut Closed
#14 Vista Closed
#15 Covered Wagon Closed

Lifts open from 9am-4pm.

* Lifts 12 & 13 are our Magic Carpets at Timber Creek. These are for exclusive use by the Tahoe Learning Center during lessons and not open to the public.

* Lift operation is dependent on weather conditions and snow safety and therefore subject to change at any time.

High Angle Grooming

Open Bowls

Expedition: Kirkwood

Early bird pricing for Women's 3 Day Camp now available. Call 209.258.7360 for information.

Parks & Pipes

Outlaw (Chair 5) Closed
Bandit (Chair 7) Closed

Closed for the Season.

Timber Creek Learning Center Closed

Timber Creek Facilities are closed for the season.

Mountain Village Closed

Monte Wolfes, Kirkwood Mountain Sports, Center, Village Center Rentals and Season Pass Office. K2 & Burton Demo Center are all closed for the season.

Kirkwood Cross Country & Snowshoe Center Closed

closed for the 11/12 season

Special Events & Remarks

Opening day coming soon....stay tuned!