Experience Keystone
  • 2"

    Last 24 Hrs
    SNOW

    Today's Snow Report

    Last updated 12/19/2014 at 04:47 AM

    NEW SNOW

    • 2" 24 HRS
    • 4" 48 HRS
    • 12" 7 Days
    • 2" Overnight

    SNOW DEPTH

    • 78 Total

    CURRENT CONDITIONS

    • Powder/Packed Powder

    TERRAIN REPORT

    • Open Runs
      83/131
    • Open Lifts
      19/20
    • Open Acres
      2250/3148
    • Open Terrain
      71%
    • Beginner Terrain
      92%
    • Intermediate Terrain
      62%
    • Expert Terrain
      69%
    • Hiking Terrain
      76%
    • Lift-Access
      57%
  • 11°F
    LOW
    WEATHER
    Mostly Cloudy

    Today's Weather Forecast

    Last updated 1 hours ago

    • TODAY'S WEATHER

      Mostly Cloudy
      --°F HIGH
      11°F LOW

      Mostly Cloudy

    • TOMORROW

      Slight Chc Snow
      34°F HIGH
      11°F LOW

      Slight Chc Snow

    • SUNDAY

      Snow Likely
      30°F HIGH
      23°F LOW

      Snow Likely

    • MONDAY

      Snow
      20°F HIGH
      11°F LOW

      Snow

    • TUESDAY

      Slight Chc Snow
      31°F HIGH
      13°F LOW

      Slight Chc Snow

    • WEDNESDAY

      Slight Chc Snow
      30°F HIGH
      14°F LOW

      Slight Chc Snow

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  • WEB CAMS

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you clear the snow stakes?

Vail:
For the official snow stake located at mid-mountain, ski patrol manually clears the stake at 7a.m. For the snow stake camera located in Blue Sky Basin, there’s an automatic system that clears the stake at 5:45 a.m.

Beaver Creek:
The snow stake is cleared by an automatic system at 5:40 a.m. each day.

Breckenridge:
The 24-hr snow stake is swept off automatically by a robotic system at 5:45 AM each morning.  The stake that measures settled base is never swept.  This is a measurement of the depth of snow on the ground.  base of the snow stake stays static.

Keystone:
There’s an automatic system that clears the stake at 5:45 a.m.

Canyons:
For the official snow stake located at mid-mountain, ski patrol manually clears the stake at 7 a.m. For the snow stake camera, located at a different site at mid-mountain, there’s an automatic system that clears the stake at 5:40 a.m.

Heavenly:
For the official snow stake located at 9,800 feet near Dipper Express, the snow stake automatically flips twice every 24 hours. For the snow stake located in Mott Canyon, Ski Patrol manually checks and clears it.

Northstar:
An automatic system clears the mountain cam stake at 5:40 a.m.
The person who is responsible for checking the official snow stake clears this stake manually, immediately after reporting the snowfall at 5 a.m.

Kirkwood:
Our official snow stake is the camera stake located beneath Chair 1 and it automatically dumps at 5:40 a.m.


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