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  1. Tricia

    California/Nevada Mt Rose opens Tahoe Skiing 2018-19

    @Philpug @Andy Mink @Paul Lutes @JFB and I took advantage of Mt Rose's earliest opening EVER! Mt Rose opened for pass holders only, which is a nice perk if you have a pass and are itching to get on snow. As you can imagine, we were met with the October WROD, but it was a very nice WROD with...
  2. Tricia

    Resort Opening Dates 2018-19

    When is your resort opening? Some resorts in Tahoe have optimistic expectations for opening day this year, while others seem to have a later than usual projected date. Mt Rose - October 26:eek: Mammoth 11/8 Squaw/Alpine 11/16 (not sure if they will open Squaw first or Alpine, or both at the...
  3. Jed Peters

    California/Nevada 2018-19 Tahoe Ski Resorts/Conditions/Meetups Thread....

    So this season required a trigger to start the thread. What prompted me to do it? Was it the 96 degree temperatures here in Placer County, home to Squaw Valley USA? Was it me sitting in my swimsuit typing this next to the pool? Was it the tent sales this weekend and the anticipated new ski...
  4. Ikon vs Epic ... Why Choose?

    Ikon vs Epic ... Why Choose?

    The Epic Pass and its variations have been around for while. Options include the full Epic, Epic Local, Tahoe Local, Tahoe Value, Summit Value, Keystone A-Basin -- according to the website, 17 options in all, with access to 64 resorts all over the world. It's confusing to try to pick even one of...
  5. Tricia

    Avalanche on Mt Rose Proper

    The area has seen its first major avalanche of the season with the storm that went through here the past few days. From the Sierra Avalanche Center https://www.sierraavalanchecenter.org/observation/avalanche/2017/nov/16/size-2-avalanche-hourglass Avalanche Type: Dry Slab Slope: 35degrees...
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