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Some fresh powder to jumpstart spring skiing

TRUCKEE – Bluebird skies are expected to welcome skiers and snowboarders to a beautiful weekend of spring skiing after a few inches of snow fell late this week on the High Sierra.

Wear your light layers for a weekend of skiing at about 50 degrees. If you can get away from work today, it should sport the weekend’s best conditions. The following conditions are accurate as of Thursday.

Alpine Meadows



SkiAlpine.com

Open lifts: 6 of 12




Open trails: 32 out of 32

24-hour snow total: 2 inches

Upper mountain snow: 143 inches

Lower mountain snow: 89 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Boreal, Truckee

BorealSki.com

Open lifts: 5 of 6

Open trails: Not available

24-hour snow total: 4 inches

Upper mountain snow: 160 inches

Lower mountain snow: 100 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Diamond Peak, Incline Village

DiamondPeak.com

Open lifts: 4 of 6

Open trails: 31 out of 31

24-hour snow total: 3 inches

Upper mountain snow: 91 inches

Lower mountain snow: 49 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Homewood

SkiHomewood.com

Open lifts: 5 of 6

Open trails: 62 of 65

24-hour snow total: 2 inches

Upper mountain snow: 161 inches

Lower mountain snow: 77 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Mount Rose, Incline Village

SkiRose.com

Open trails: 45 of 45 (all chutes closed)

Open lifts: 4 out of 7

24-hour snow total: 6 inches

Upper mountain snow: 93 inches

Lower mountain snow: 57 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Northstar-at-Tahoe, Truckee

NorthstaratTahoe.com

Open lifts: 15 of 19

Open trails: 91 of 92 (11 easy, 41 moderate, 39 black diamond or above)

Groomed trails: 62

24-hour snow total: 4 inches

Upper mountain snow: 100 inches

Lower mountain snow: 35 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Royal Gorge Cross Country, Norden

RoyalGorge.com

Open trails: Not available

Groomed trails: 56 of 100

24-hour snow total: 0 inches

Upper mountain snow: 100 inches

Lower mountain snow: 95 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Squaw Valley, USA

Squaw.com

Open lifts: 21

Open trails: Not available

24-hour snow total: 5 inches

Upper mountain snow: 125 inches

Lower mountain snow: 119 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Sugar Bowl, Donner Lake

SugarBowl.com

Open lifts: 10 of 13

Open trails: 94 of 95

24-hour snow total: 3 inches

Upper mountain snow: 162 inches

Lower mountain snow: 102 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Tahoe Cross Country, Tahoe City

TahoeXC.org

Open trails: 19 of 19

24-hour snow total: 2 inches

Snow condition: Spring snow

Tahoe Donner Cross Country and Downhill Ski Area, Truckee

TahoeDonner.com

Groomed cross-country trails: 25

Open downhill trails: 6

Open lifts: 3

24-hour snow total: 2 inches

Upper mountain snow: 85 inches

Lower mountain snow: 65 inches

Downhill snow condition: Spring snow

Cross-country snow condition: Spring snow

Staff Writer Kyle Magin contributed to ￿


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