October 27th 2007 Marquette Mountain will be hosting a Halloween Rail Jam and Video Premiere
3pm â€“ Rail Jam
6pm â€“ Video Premieres
9pm â€“ After Party
Cash prizes and giveaways, prizes for best costumes also.
$20 registration fee $15 with costume.
Please call Â 800.944.7669 or email for any further information.
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Farmers’ Almanac Releases a Two-Faced or Split Personality Weather Forecast
Cold and snowy weather should also prevail over the Great Lakes region.
â€œMother Nature is once again keeping all of us on our toes,â€ reveals Editor and Philom.,Peter Geiger, â€œ we know she likes to throw curve balls at us from time to time and this winter it looks as though sheâ€™s going to reveal a possible split personality.â€
The 2008 Farmersâ€™ Almanac long-range forecasts are calling for colder than normal conditions for the eastern half of the country â€“ chiefly those areas east of the Mississippi â€“with snowier than normal conditions expected.
For the western half of the country – mainly those areas west of the Mississippi â€“ the overall winter will be milder than normal, with near or below normal precipitation. Quite a change from last year, when cold and stormy weather came blasting.
â€œThis is not to say that there wonâ€™t be any snow in the North Central region,â€ shares Geiger, â€œbut we do feel that overall Mother Nature is showing no mercy to the east and being a little more forgiving in the west.â€
The 2008 Farmersâ€™ Almanac predicts that skiers in eastern New York and New England will enjoy some great conditions (click here for our skiing outlook). The winter should also average as much as three degrees below normal down most of the Atlantic Coast, from New England through the Mid-Atlantic and the Piedmont into the Southeast. Cold conditions are on tap for the Southeast, with at least four cold frosts predicted all the way to Florida.
Cold and snowy weather should also prevail over the Great Lakes region. Even as far south as the central and eastern Gulf Coast, unseasonably chilly temperatures will prevail. In contrast, the Great Plains, the Rocky Mountains, the Southwest desert, and the Pacific Coast should enjoy a relatively mild and somewhat drier than normal winter overall. For some locations, the amount of wintertime precipitation â€“ rain or snow â€“ could average from one quarter to as much as one half below the seasonal norm. Quite a contrast to last year.
And near and along the boundary zone between the mild, tranquil West and the cold, stormy East, we look for some large-scale weather vacillations: from wintry to spring like and back to wintry, almost like a meteorological pendulum undergoing a series of pretty wild swings.
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The Indianhead Early Bird Season Pass Special ends Saturday, Sept. 15th. Buy now online or call 1.800.3INDIAN or 906.229.2205 and ask for the Ticket Office. Don’t miss out on this incredible deal for season long skiing and boarding.
SEASON PASS SPECIAL ENDS THIS SATURDAY
For the ultimate in ski season savings, purchase an Indianhead Pass in groups of 4 or more. Even if you only ski 6 times a season, the pass pays for itself. Sale ends September 15.
Adult (18+) starting at $231
Junior (10-17) starting at $197
Senior (65+) starting at $156
Children (9 and under) $156
And remember, children 9 and under ski FREE with each paid adult. Get in on this great deal before the offer ends! BUY NOW
ULTIMATE SAVINGS. SKI 3 DAYS FOR ONLY 78!
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TOTAL FLEXIBILITY. SAVE $10 EACH WITH ADVANCE LIFT TICKETS
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