Winter



Grooming February 19, 2018

February 19, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Marc, Kate and Madigon Labeau. The Labeaus sponsor the Animoosh and Noque’ junction. Without the contribution from folks like the Labeaus we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Marc, Kate or Madigon,  please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out with Ginzu equipment scratching the skate lanes up to 17k. The dusting of new snow yesterday was inadequate to even cover the debris in the tracks much less allow the

Grooming February 18, 2018

February 18, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Emily and Larry Lewis. The Lewis sponsor the 12k mark on the Noque’. Without the contribution from folks like the Lewis we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Larry or Emily please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out with Ginzu equipment cleaning up the skate lanes inside 17k again today.  Yesterday’s inch of dry snow skied in well so classic tracks will have good grip.  The classic track shape

Grooming February 17, 2018

February 17, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Bill and Rita Short. The Shorts sponsor the Gateway Junction. Without the contribution from folks like the Shorts we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Bill or Rita please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out with Ginzu equipment cleaning up the skate lanes inside 17k.  Yesterday’s inch of dry snow skied in well so classic tracks will have good grip.  The classic track shape is described as good but

Grooming February 16, 2018

February 16, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by the Grosvenor family. The Grosvenors sponsor the Grand Central intersection.  Without the contribution from folks like the Grosvenors we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Grosvenor family, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  An inch of dry snow fell overnight and groomers are out on the Noque/Animoosh to 17k. Bob rates the classic tracks as “fair” but I think he is underselling them.  The new snow has covered up the debris

Grooming February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Veridea Group, LLC. The Veridea Group’s sponsorship is recognized at the Gookookoo intersection.  Without the contribution from folks like the Veridea Group we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see anyone from the Veridea Group, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out on the high traffic areas inside 14k.  The Classic tracks are still very good. Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at the trail head.

Grooming February 14, 2018

February 14, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Fernie, Tonks and Bear Stevens. The Stevens’ sponsorship is feted at the 7k mark.  Without Fernie, Tonks and Bear we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Stevens, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Bob and Andy are out grooming the skate lanes on all trails west of Forestville to 17k.  The Classic tracks are still described as excellent.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at

Grooming February 13, 2018

February 13, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by the Gottliebs and Lily.    The Gottliebs and Lily sponsor the Animoosh/Noque junction.  Without Lily and the Gottliebs we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.    If you see Lily or the Gottliebs, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Bob and Andy are out grooming the skate lanes on all trails west of Forestville all the way to Co Rd 510.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at the trail head. Adult

Grooming February 12, 2018

February 12, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Daniel and Constance Arnold.    Daniel and Constance sponsor the 10k mark on the Noque’ trail.   The generous sponsorships of folks like the Arnolds make our great skiing possible.  If you see Daniel or Constance, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Kirby is out with the Gator and the 108 Ginzu cleaning up the skate lanes on the Noque and Animoosh to 17k as well as Chiwagi by pass.  Classic tracks should still be in very good shape given our cold temperatures and light air.

Grooming February 11, 2018

February 11, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Superior Timing.    The folks at Superior Timing sponsor the 9k mark on the Noque’. If you see any of the nice folks at Superior Timing, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  John C is cleaning the skate lanes inside 17k.  Tracks from yesterday’s Bombi run will still be excellent today.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at the trail head. Adult and youth   classic and skate ski equipment as well as snow shoes can be rented daily from

Grooming February 10, 2018

February 10, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Rich Cooley.    Rich sponsors the 13k mark on the Noque’. Rich is a Silver Sponsor and contributes a very significant sum to support our trails.   Please ski by the 13k mark but more importantly, thank Rich for his long standing and very significant support of the trails we know and love. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Doug groomed with the Bombi last night.  Expect race ready classic tracks and skate lanes on all trails between the trail head and 18.5k (I think the “lower Mead Gate