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Ski Michigan – New Snow and Snowmaking – 2020 / 2021

Snowmaking at Michigan Ski and Snowboard Areas – Photos – 2020 / 2021

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Wednesday December 1st, 2021 - 10:28 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Mt Holly --> We opened just four days ago and the turnout has been wonderful. Lots of people have hit the slopes. The weather looks favorable to return to snow making this weekend and early next week. In the mean time, we have a few runs open with only the afternoon session available. Soon, we'll move to two sessions per day. Please be patient as we negotiate with Mother Nature.
Thanks to Gabrielle Letts for sharing this family photo: "Opening day at Mt. Holly shredding with my boys was over the top!!! Literally felt like we were in a snow globe, stoked for winter!!" ... #mtholly #openings #snowphotosWe opened just four days ago and the turnout has been wonderful. Lots of people have hit the slopes. The weather looks favorable to return to snow making this weekend and early next week. In the mean time, we have a few runs open with only the afternoon session available. Soon, we'll move to two sessions per day. Please be patient as we negotiate with Mother Nature.

Thanks to Gabrielle Letts for sharing this family photo: "Opening day at Mt. Holly shredding with my boys was over the top!!! Literally felt like we were in a snow globe, stoked for winter!!"

#SkiMtHolly #MtHolly #SkiMichigan #SkiPureMichigan #Skiing #Snowboarding #WhereTheNorthBegins #GoSkiMichigan #OaklandCounty
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FROM Mt Holly --> We opened just four days ago and the turnout has been wonderful. Lots of people have hit the slopes. The weather looks favorable to return to snow making this weekend and early next week. In the mean time, we have a few runs open with only the afternoon session available. Soon, well move to two sessions per day. Please be patient as we negotiate with Mother Nature.
Thanks to Gabrielle Letts for sharing this family photo: Opening day at Mt. Holly shredding with my boys was over the top!!! Literally felt like we were in a snow globe, stoked for winter!! ... #mtholly #openings #snowphotos

Wednesday December 1st, 2021 - 9:09 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Nub's Nob Ski Area --> What to expect this opening weekend 🤙
3+ runs.
3 chairs spinning.
Smiling faces + high fives 🖐
Warm food and good drinks.
Tight turns with your friends and family.
Keep in mind the reality of the situation. While our crew has done an amazing job of preparing the slopes for you, Northern Michigan is far from a winter wonderland.
We look forward to seeing you all on the hill ❤️ ... #nubsnob #snowphotos #openingsWhat to expect this opening weekend 🤙

3+ runs.
3 chairs spinning.
Smiling faces + high fives 🖐
Warm food and good drinks.
Tight turns with your friends and family.

Keep in mind the reality of the situation. While our crew has done an amazing job of preparing the slopes for you, Northern Michigan is far from a winter wonderland.

We look forward to seeing you all on the hill ❤️
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FROM Nubs Nob Ski Area --> What to expect this opening weekend 🤙
3+ runs.
3 chairs spinning.
Smiling faces + high fives 🖐
Warm food and good drinks.
Tight turns with your friends and family.
Keep in mind the reality of the situation.  While our crew has done an amazing job of preparing the slopes for you, Northern Michigan is far from a winter wonderland.
We look forward to seeing you all on the hill ❤️ ... #nubsnob #snowphotos #openings

Monday November 29th, 2021 - 10:07 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM ABR Ski Trails --> What a great day of snowfall today, The snow started at 8 AM and it's still snowing! We picked up about 4-6 inches during the day and the groomers were out until noon, no new tracks set today but we will regroom in the early AM and reset classic tracks. The skiing has been really improving on a daily basis. Full groom crew out in the AM... #abrtrails #snowphotos #crosscountryWhat a great day of snowfall today, The snow started at 8 AM and it's still snowing! We picked up about 4-6 inches during the day and the groomers were out until noon, no new tracks set today but we will regroom in the early AM and reset classic tracks. The skiing has been really improving on a daily basis. Full groom crew out in the AM. ... See MoreSee Less

FROM ABR Ski Trails --> What a great day of snowfall today, The snow started at 8 AM and its still snowing! We picked up about 4-6 inches during the day and the groomers were out until noon, no new tracks set today but we will regroom in the early AM and reset classic tracks. The skiing has been really improving on a daily basis. Full groom crew out in the AM... #abrtrails #snowphotos #crosscountry

Sunday November 28th, 2021 - 10:00 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Cross Country Ski Headquarters --> Good morning snow! Not enough to groom yet, but enough for some rock skiing fun! Bring your own, or rent some at the rental desk. Wear lots of orange and no dogs please, as we are hoping this will be our base for the entire season!! Have fun out there!!! 😝🤘❄️ ... #xcheadquarters #crosscountry #snowphotosGood morning snow! Not enough to groom yet, but enough for some rock skiing fun! Bring your own, or rent some at the rental desk. Wear lots of orange and no dogs please, as we are hoping this will be our base for the entire season!! Have fun out there!!! 😝🤘❄️ ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Cross Country Ski Headquarters --> Good morning snow! Not enough to groom yet, but enough for some rock skiing fun! Bring your own, or rent some at the rental desk. Wear lots of orange and no dogs please, as we are hoping this will be our base for the entire season!! Have fun out there!!! 😝🤘❄️ ... #xcheadquarters #crosscountry #snowphotos

Sunday November 28th, 2021 - 9:48 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Mt Holly --> OPENING DAY TODAY 10 AM - 5 PM 😀
We're thankful for snow guns, cold temperatures, and natural snowfall. Lift tickets are $40 today. Available runs include Woodward, Canyon, Bugs Bunny, Rabbit Ridge, and BabyFace.
Our beginner area is open with wonder carpets and tow ropes ready, as well as our high speed quad chair for the front side.
No Terrain features at this time. ... #mtholly #snowphotos😀 OPENING DAY TODAY 10 AM - 5 PM 😀

We're thankful for snow guns, cold temperatures, and natural snowfall. Lift tickets are $40 today. Available runs include Woodward, Canyon, Bugs Bunny, Rabbit Ridge, and BabyFace.

Our beginner area is open with wonder carpets and tow ropes ready, as well as our high speed quad chair for the front side.

No Terrain features at this time.

#SkiMtHolly #MtHolly #SkiMichigan #SkiPureMichigan #Skiing #Snowboarding #WhereTheNorthBegins
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FROM Mt Holly --> OPENING DAY TODAY 10 AM - 5 PM 😀
Were thankful for snow guns, cold temperatures, and natural snowfall. Lift tickets are $40 today. Available runs include Woodward, Canyon, Bugs Bunny, Rabbit Ridge, and BabyFace.
Our beginner area is open with wonder carpets and tow ropes ready, as well as our high speed quad chair for the front side.
No Terrain features at this time. ... #mtholly #snowphotos

Sunday November 28th, 2021 - 9:45 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Pine Knob Ski and Snowboard Resort --> OPEN TODAY, SUNDAY, 10 AM - 5 PM 😀
The temperatures became favorable to make snow. And we did. Then the sky opened up to join in the fun. Together, Heaven and Earth blanked the slopes of Pine Knob - the first ski hill to open in Southeast Michigan. It's a Thankful weekend and we're blessed to see ski smiles once again!
We continue to work on opening more slopes. And we've added additional park features to the front side for the short term. Please understand that we're sharing the rope with park riders and beginners... #pineknob #snowphotos😀 OPEN TODAY, SUNDAY, 10 AM - 5 PM 😀

The temperatures became favorable to make snow. And we did. Then the sky opened up to join in the fun. Together, Heaven and Earth blanked the slopes of Pine Knob - the first ski hill to open in Southeast Michigan. It's a Thankful weekend and we're blessed to see ski smiles once again!

Chair 1 and 2 and rope 2 is open. We continue to work on opening more slopes. And we've added additional park features to the front side for the short term. Please understand that we're sharing the rope with park riders and beginners. All lift tickets are $40 today.

#SkiPineKnob #PineKnob #SkiMichigan #SkiPureMichigan #FirstChair #PKDoesIt #Skiing #Snowboarding
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FROM Pine Knob Ski and Snowboard Resort --> OPEN TODAY, SUNDAY, 10 AM - 5 PM 😀
The temperatures became favorable to make snow. And we did. Then the sky opened up to join in the fun. Together, Heaven and Earth blanked the slopes of Pine Knob - the first ski hill to open in Southeast Michigan. Its a Thankful weekend and were blessed to see ski smiles once again!
We continue to work on opening more slopes. And weve added additional park features to the front side for the short term. Please understand that were sharing the rope with park riders and beginners... #pineknob #snowphotos

Saturday November 27th, 2021 - 11:24 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM Forbush Corner Cross-Country Skiing --> Captain Ahab says the white whale has returned! We made some great big piles (whales In snowmaking terminology) of snow last night. We will start moving them around next week and target an opening date for later in the week or by Saturday for sure! As a bonus, it is also snowing and accumulating! ... #forbush #crosscountry #snowphotos ... See MoreSee Less

Saturday November 27th, 2021 - 1:44 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM Boyne Mountain Resort --> Cats awakening from their long summer nap. #AlmostGoTime ... #boynemountain #snowphotos #boynemountainsnowCats awakening from their long summer nap. #AlmostGoTime ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Boyne Mountain Resort --> Cats awakening from their long summer nap. #AlmostGoTime ... #boynemountain #snowphotos #boynemountainsnow

Saturday November 27th, 2021 - 11:17 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Marquette Mountain --> Starting to level some snow out ... #marquettemountain #snowphotos ... See MoreSee Less

Friday November 26th, 2021 - 11:43 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Caberfae Peaks --> The snowmaking continues at #caberfaepeaks
Video taken of Lower Canyon at 10 am, Nov 26th. Temps look nice and cold tonight once again tonight! ... #snowphotos #caberfaepeakssnow
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Friday November 26th, 2021 - 8:42 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Crystal Mountain --> It’s go time. ❄️ ... #crystalmountain #snowphotos #crystalmountainsnow ... See MoreSee Less

Thursday November 25th, 2021 - 7:02 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM ABR Ski Trails --> Just coming in from grooming with Widetrack. We covered 47 km of trails. All of “Old ABR” North of the Highlands. The snow stopped about 12 and we measured 5-6 inches! The trails are freezing down well as temps are dropping. We will do a final groom in the morning and decide if we groom the trails flat or set a track in some. Even with 5-6 inches of new snow over the old base the trail has thin areas on the bluffs and under the thick conifers, the open areas are covered better because the trees don’t block the snow. We are open at 9 AM for skiing and the ski shop sale is on Friday and Saturday. ... #abrtrails #crosscountry #snowphotos #openingsJust coming in from grooming with Widetrack. We covered 47 km of trails. All of “Old ABR” North of the Highlands. The snow stopped about 12 and we measured 5-6 inches! The trails are freezing down well as temps are dropping. We will do a final groom in the morning and decide if we groom the trails flat or set a track in some. Even with 5-6 inches of new snow over the old base the trail has thin areas on the bluffs and under the thick conifers, the open areas are covered better because the trees don’t block the snow. We are open at 9 AM for skiing and the ski shop sale is on Friday and Saturday. ... See MoreSee Less

FROM ABR Ski Trails --> Just coming in from grooming with Widetrack. We covered 47 km of trails. All of “Old ABR” North of the Highlands. The snow stopped about 12 and we measured 5-6 inches! The trails are freezing down well as temps are dropping. We will do a final groom in the morning and decide if we groom the trails flat or set a track in some. Even with 5-6 inches of new snow over the old base the trail has thin areas on the bluffs and under the thick conifers, the open areas are covered better because the trees don’t block the snow. We are open at 9 AM for skiing and the ski shop sale is on Friday and Saturday. ... #abrtrails #crosscountry #snowphotos #openings

Thursday November 25th, 2021 - 11:51 am

Ski Michigan

FROM ABR Ski Trails —> Happy Thanksgiving! We woke up to 2 inches of new snow and it continues to snow from the NW… lake effect. We are planning to head out to groom at 8 AM… Friday looks good for skiing. I will update again at mid day. We are NOT open today: Thanksgiving Day. … #abrtrails #crosscountry #snowphotos #openingsHappy Thanksgiving! We woke up to 2 inches of new snow and it continues to snow from the NW… lake effect. We are planning to head out to groom at 8 AM… Friday looks good for skiing. I will update again at mid day. We are NOT open today: Thanksgiving Day. ... See MoreSee Less

FROM ABR Ski Trails —> Happy Thanksgiving! We woke up to 2 inches of new snow and it continues to snow from the NW… lake effect. We are planning to head out to groom at 8 AM… Friday looks good for skiing. I will update again at mid day. We are NOT open today: Thanksgiving Day. … #abrtrails #crosscountry #snowphotos #openings

Wednesday November 24th, 2021 - 4:03 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM Ski Brule --> It’s lift start! Welcome to 21/22 season! ... #skibrule #snowphotos #openings ... See MoreSee Less

Wednesday November 24th, 2021 - 9:07 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Pine Knob Ski and Snowboard Resort --> Yesterday morning, as the sun rose, it peaked through the snowy mist created by 100 snow guns. Blowing, covering, blowing, covering. And the orange globe in the sky was said to have winked, as if to say, ski season is almost here.
Enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday and we'll post updates soon about our snow making progress. ... #pineknob #snowphotosYesterday morning, as the sun rose, it peaked through the snowy mist created by 100 snow guns. Blowing, covering, blowing, covering. And the orange globe in the sky was said to have winked, as if to say, ski season is almost here.

Enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday and we'll post updates soon about our snow making progress.

#SkiPineKnob #snowguns #pineknob #OaklandCounty #SkiMichigan #SkiPureMichigan #snowmaking
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FROM Pine Knob Ski and Snowboard Resort --> Yesterday morning, as the sun rose, it peaked through the snowy mist created by 100 snow guns. Blowing, covering, blowing, covering. And the orange globe in the sky was said to have winked, as if to say, ski season is almost here.
Enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday and well post updates soon about our snow making progress. ... #pineknob #snowphotos

Wednesday November 24th, 2021 - 9:03 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Boyne Highlands Resort --> Our employees say “Hi” and welcome you to come ski starting December 3rd!
Winter season begins at 9:00am on Friday, December 3rd for our season passholders, Ikon passholders, and resort lodging guests ONLY.
Daily lift tickets for the public will be available on Saturday, December 4th and Sunday, December 5th.
We can’t wait to see you on the slopes! ... #boynehighlands #snowphotos #openingsOur employees say “Hi” and welcome you to come ski starting December 3rd!

Winter season begins at 9:00am on Friday, December 3rd for our season passholders, Ikon passholders, and resort lodging guests ONLY.

Daily lift tickets for the public will be available on Saturday, December 4th and Sunday, December 5th.

We can’t wait to see you on the slopes!

#skihighlands #boynehighlands #harborsprings #skiyousoon
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FROM Boyne Highlands Resort --> Our employees say “Hi” and welcome you to come ski starting December 3rd!
Winter season begins at 9:00am on Friday, December 3rd for our season passholders, Ikon passholders, and resort lodging guests ONLY.
Daily lift tickets for the public will be available on Saturday, December 4th and Sunday, December 5th.
We can’t wait to see you on the slopes! ... #boynehighlands #snowphotos #openings

Wednesday November 24th, 2021 - 8:52 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Ski Brule --> Opening day morning groom sunshine. It’s going to be a great day. Lifts spin at 9:00 & tickets are $50. ... #skibrule #snowphotos #skibrulesnow #openingsOpening day morning groom sunshine. It’s going to be a great day. Lifts spin at 9:00 & tickets are $50. ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Ski Brule --> Opening day morning groom sunshine. It’s going to be a great day. Lifts spin at 9:00 & tickets are $50. ... #skibrule #snowphotos #skibrulesnow #openings

Tuesday November 23rd, 2021 - 7:38 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM Boyne Mountain Resort --> IT’S OFFICIAL! 🚨 Lifts start spinning at 9am on Friday, December 3 for season passholders, Ikon, and resort lodging guests only. We open up to all on Saturday and Sunday, December 4-5.
Catch turns on Victor, Hemlock, and Boyneland via Mountain Express and Boyneland chairlifts.
Plan is to then focus on snowmaking midweek and re-open DAILY for the season on December 10.
Who’s ready to rip?! ... #boynemountain #boynemountainsnow #snowphotos #openings🚨 IT’S OFFICIAL! 🚨 Lifts start spinning at 9am on Friday, December 3 for season passholders, Ikon, and resort lodging guests only. We open up to all on Saturday and Sunday, December 4-5.

Catch turns on Victor, Hemlock, and Boyneland via Mountain Express and Boyneland chairlifts from 9am-4:30pm.

Plan is to then focus on snowmaking midweek and re-open DAILY for the season on December 10.

Who’s ready to rip?!
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FROM Boyne Mountain Resort --> IT’S OFFICIAL! 🚨 Lifts start spinning at 9am on Friday, December 3 for season passholders, Ikon, and resort lodging guests only. We open up to all on Saturday and Sunday, December 4-5.
Catch turns on Victor, Hemlock, and Boyneland via Mountain Express and Boyneland chairlifts. 
Plan is to then focus on snowmaking midweek and re-open DAILY for the season on December 10. 
Who’s ready to rip?! ... #boynemountain #boynemountainsnow #snowphotos #openings

Tuesday November 23rd, 2021 - 1:29 pm

Ski Michigan

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Tuesday November 23rd, 2021 - 11:29 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Caberfae Peaks --> We are off to a great start with our snowmaking with the guns running the last two nights. Unfortunately, we don’t have enough snow to open on & with warm weather coming, a Thanksgiving Weekend opening is not in the cards this year.
Snowmaking temps return at the end of this week and we are now targeting an opening date of Saturday, Dec 4th.
Enjoy the long holiday weekend, stay healthy, and think cold and snowy thoughts! ... #caberfaepeaks #snowphotos #caberfaepeakssnow #openings
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Tuesday November 23rd, 2021 - 10:25 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Treetops Resort --> GOOD MORNING from Treetops!!!! We witnessed a beautiful sunrise today while playing with the snow guns... #treetops #snowphotos #treetopssnowGOOD MORNING from Treetops!!!! We witnessed a beautiful sunrise today while playing with the snow guns. ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Treetops Resort --> GOOD MORNING from Treetops!!!! We witnessed a beautiful sunrise today while playing with the snow guns... #treetops #snowphotos #treetopssnow

Tuesday November 23rd, 2021 - 10:13 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Mt Holly --> Snow Making Has Begun at Mt Holly!
We fired up the snow guns last night. It will take several nights of making snow to get a good base layer down before we can open. Get updates on social media. ... #mtholly #snowphotos
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Tuesday November 23rd, 2021 - 10:08 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Pine Knob Ski and Snowboard Resort --> We're Making Snow at Ski Pine Knob!
The Snow Guns are on. We'll need several nights to build up a base to allow us to open. Get those skis and boards ready ... we're on our way to opening for the 2021-2022 season! ... #pineknob #snowphotos
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Tuesday November 23rd, 2021 - 9:42 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Ski Brule --> Moon over paradise ❤️
Snowmaking on Snowshoe, Whitewater and Otterslide.
Opening day is TOMORROW! 11/24/21. It’s time to play! ... #skibrule #snowphotos #skibrulesnow #openingsMoon over paradise ❤️
Snowmaking on Snowshoe, Whitewater and Otterslide.

Opening day is TOMORROW! 11/24/21. It’s time to play!

#skibrule #countdowntoopening
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FROM Ski Brule --> Moon over paradise ❤️
Snowmaking on Snowshoe, Whitewater and Otterslide.  
Opening day is TOMORROW!  11/24/21. It’s time to play! ... #skibrule #snowphotos #skibrulesnow #openings

Monday November 22nd, 2021 - 4:24 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM Treetops Resort --> It's TIME!! We've busted out the big guns and are making snow! We are that much closer to being open for Winter 2021-2022. Can't top that! ... #treetops #snowphotos #treetopssnow ... See MoreSee Less

Monday November 22nd, 2021 - 4:14 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM Ski Brule --> My office view is better than yours 😀 #countdowntoopening #skibrule. Getting ready for Wednesday! ... #skibrule #snowphotos #skibrulesnow ... See MoreSee Less

Monday November 22nd, 2021 - 9:11 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Caberfae Peaks --> The temps finally dropped low enough last night at #caberfaepeaks to fire up the guns! Pics from 7 am this morning. ... #caberfaepeaks #snowphotos #caberfaepeakssnow ... See MoreSee Less

Monday November 22nd, 2021 - 12:51 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Marquette Mountain --> Go time. .... #marquettemountain #snowphotos #marquettemountainsnowGo time. ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Marquette Mountain --> Go time. .... #marquettemountain #snowphotos #marquettemountainsnow

Wednesday November 17th, 2021 - 7:01 pm

Ski Michigan

#hansonhills #snowphotos #hansonhillssnowThis guy is ready for winter!! #letitsnow ... See MoreSee Less

#hansonhills #snowphotos #hansonhillssnow

Monday November 15th, 2021 - 1:09 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM Shanty Creek Resorts --> Here’s a snap taken at 12:40pm Monday, November 15. But youcan watch the snow falling live on our home page’s web cam at www.shantycreek.com ... #shantycreek #snowphotosHere’s a snap taken at 12:40pm Monday, November 15. But you can watch the snow falling live anytime on our home page’s web cam at www.shantycreek.com

#schussmountain #winteriscoming
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FROM Shanty Creek Resorts --> Here’s a snap taken at 12:40pm Monday, November 15.  But youcan watch the snow falling live on our home page’s web cam at www.shantycreek.com ... #shantycreek #snowphotos

Monday November 15th, 2021 - 11:22 am

Ski Michigan

FROM ABR Ski Trails --> We picked up another 2 inches of snow on Saturday night over the 4-6 from Friday. The ground is warm but we are working on freezing it down. Pig Heart and Wide Track were out today and we packed about 20 km. We will do additional work Monday -Wednesday and report back on Wednesday. We may open as soon as Thursday but not before. ... #abrtrails #crosscountry #snowphotosWe picked up another 2 inches of snow on Saturday night over the 4-6 from Friday. The ground is warm but we are working on freezing it down. Pig Heart and Wide Track were out today and we packed about 20 km. We will do additional work Monday -Wednesday and report back on Wednesday. We may open as soon as Thursday but not before. ... See MoreSee Less

FROM ABR Ski Trails --> We picked up another 2 inches of snow on Saturday night over the 4-6 from Friday. The ground is warm but we are working on freezing it down. Pig Heart and Wide Track were out today and we packed about 20 km. We will do additional work Monday -Wednesday and report back on Wednesday. We may open as soon as Thursday but not before. ... #abrtrails #crosscountry #snowphotos

Sunday November 14th, 2021 - 11:28 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Crystal Mountain --> We ❤️ seeing the slopes covered in a blanket of white!
Have you been dreaming of carving down the corduroy? Buy a season pass or lift ticket online in advance and get on the slopes sooner. We can hardly wait to shred and bet you can’t either!
Buy Season Passes: crystalmountain.com/seasonpass
Buy Lift Tickets: shopcrystal.crystalmountain.com ... #snowphotos #crystalmountainsnow #seasonpass
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Thursday November 4th, 2021 - 11:25 am

Ski Michigan

Early November snow at Shanty Creek Resorts .... #snowphotos #shantycreeksnow #shantycreekFun Fact: Antrim County receives [on average] the most lake effect snow in the lower peninsula. Right on cue, a couple more lake effect bands passed by overnight.

Of course, this week’s early season snowfall is just a tease. With mid/upper 50s forecast for this weekend, the snow that’s fallen this week will go away.

But make no mistake, the preseason snow excites all of us. And as soon as sustained cold temps arrive, our snow makers are ready.

Reminder: Season passes and daily lift tickets are on sale at www.shantycreek.com.

#schussmountain #winteriscoming #itsabeautifulday
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Early November snow at Shanty Creek Resorts .... #snowphotos #shantycreeksnow #shantycreek

Thursday November 4th, 2021 - 8:42 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort --> "Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far." - Theodore Roosevelt. Our intrepid hill operations crew has been busy setting up snowmaking equipment, such as this “stick” around the hill, so that when the weather and conditions cooperate, we will be ready to go! ❄️ ... #snowphotos #bigpowderhorn #bigpowderhornsnow"Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far." - Theodore Roosevelt. Our intrepid hill operations crew has been busy setting up snowmaking equipment, such as this “stick” around the hill, so that when the weather and conditions cooperate, we will be ready to go! ❄️❄️ ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort --> Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far. - Theodore Roosevelt. Our intrepid hill operations crew has been busy setting up snowmaking equipment, such as this “stick” around the hill, so that when the weather and conditions cooperate, we will be ready to go! ❄️ ... #snowphotos #bigpowderhorn #bigpowderhornsnow

Thursday November 4th, 2021 - 8:28 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Blackjack Mountain - Big Snow Resort --> The first pic from our amazing snowmaking crew hard at work, Blackjack Mountain! ... #blackjack #bigsnow #snowphotos #bigsnowsnowThe first pic from our amazing snowmaking crew hard at work, Blackjack Mountain!
(Photo credit Chris DeTray, 11/4/21) ❤️Bj
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FROM Blackjack Mountain - Big Snow Resort --> The first pic from our amazing snowmaking crew hard at work, Blackjack Mountain! ... #blackjack #bigsnow #snowphotos #bigsnowsnow

Wednesday November 3rd, 2021 - 11:14 pm

Ski Michigan

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Wednesday November 3rd, 2021 - 7:10 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM ABR Ski Trails --> We have some snow! We’re ready! (Groomer in picture) But it’s no where near enough to ski on yet. But it’s getting us excited for another ski season. We will be having our annual preseason ski sale in the ski shop on November 14 from 10am until 2pm. Think SNOW ⛄️⛄️⛄️❄️❄️ ... #abrtrails #snowphotos #crosscountry #westernupWe have some snow! We’re ready! (Groomer in picture) But it’s no where near enough to ski on yet. But it’s getting us excited for another ski season. We will be having our annual preseason ski sale in the ski shop on Saturday November 13 from 10am until 2pm. Think SNOW ⛄️⛄️⛄️❄️❄️❄️ ... See MoreSee Less

FROM ABR Ski Trails --> We have some snow! We’re ready! (Groomer in picture) But it’s no where near enough to ski on yet. But it’s getting us excited for another ski season. We will be having our annual preseason ski sale in the ski shop on November 14 from 10am until 2pm. Think SNOW ⛄️⛄️⛄️❄️❄️ ... #abrtrails #snowphotos #crosscountry #westernup

Wednesday November 3rd, 2021 - 1:34 pm

Ski Michigan

FROM Forbush Corner Cross-Country Skiing --> We received a nice amount of snowfall yesterday! Too bad it’s going to melt in the next couple days, but it won’t be long before we’re skiing for the winter.... #forbush #crosscountry #snowphotos ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Forbush Corner Cross-Country Skiing --> We received a nice amount of snowfall yesterday!  Too bad it’s going to melt in the next couple days, but it won’t be long before we’re skiing for the winter.... #forbush #crosscountry #snowphotosImage attachment

Wednesday November 3rd, 2021 - 9:16 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Ski Brule --> Snowmaking has started... #snowphotos #skibrulesnow ... See MoreSee Less

Wednesday November 3rd, 2021 - 8:48 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Hanson Hills --> Let it snow!!!! We are getting really excited for the upcoming season! Season passes and online booking will be available soon.... #snowphotos #hansonhillssnow ... See MoreSee Less

Wednesday November 3rd, 2021 - 8:30 am

Ski Michigan

Snow falling at Crystal Mountain yesterday (Tuesday)... #snowphotos #crystalmountainsnow ... See MoreSee Less

Wednesday November 3rd, 2021 - 8:26 am

Ski Michigan

FROM Boyne Mountain Resort --> It’s beginning to look a lot like… ❄️... #snowphotos #boynemountainsnowIt’s beginning to look a lot like… ❄️
#boynemountain #snowday

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FROM Boyne Mountain Resort --> It’s beginning to look a lot like… ❄️... #snowphotos #boynemountainsnow

Wednesday November 3rd, 2021 - 8:21 am

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FROM Shanty Creek Resorts --> Good morning from atop Schuss Mountain
November 3, 2021 ... #snowphotos #shantycreeksnow
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FROM Shanty Creek Resorts --> Good morning from atop Schuss Mountain 
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Monday November 1st, 2021 - 11:56 pm

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#crystalmountain #snowphotos #crystalmountainsnow🚨 Delivery Alert! 🚨 Three new SMI Snow Makers from our friends in Midland, Michigan. ❄️ ... See MoreSee Less

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Thursday October 28th, 2021 - 12:21 pm

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FROM Crystal Mountain --> I spy with my little eye… eight snow guns standing at the ready. ❄️ .... #crystalmountain #snowphotos #crystalmountainsnowI spy with my little eye… snow guns standing at the ready. ❄️ ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Crystal Mountain --> I spy with my little eye… eight snow guns standing at the ready. ❄️ .... #crystalmountain #snowphotos #crystalmountainsnow

Tuesday October 5th, 2021 - 8:54 am

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FROM Timber Ridge Ski Area --> Testing snowmaking system while we burn THE BIG FIRE!!! ... #timberridge #snowphotosTesting snowmaking system while we burn THE BIG FIRE!!! ... See MoreSee Less

FROM Timber Ridge Ski Area --> Testing snowmaking system while we burn THE BIG FIRE!!! ... #timberridge #snowphotos
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Snowmaking at Michigan Ski Areas

Snowmaking at Crystal Mountain
Snowmaking at Crystal Mountain – Photos – 2020 Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction iconsSki Michigan Sunday November 14th, 2021 - 11:28 am FROM Crystal Mountain --> We ❤️ seeing the slopes covered in a blanket of white!Have you been dreaming of carving down the corduroy? Buy a season pass [...]

Caberfae Peaks Snowmaking
Snowmaking at Caberfae Peaks – Photos December 1, 2020 The snowmakers were back at again last night grinding out another marginal night. Based on the current forecast, we will not be able to get enough snow made to open this weekend. Keep your fingers crossed… Winter will come. It always does! ❄️❄️❄️❄️ FROM @CaberfaePeaks –> The snowmakers were [...]

Snowmaking at Boyne Highlands
Snowmaking at Boyne Highlands – Photos – 2020 / 2021 December 8, 2020 Boyne Highlands Snow Report – 12/08 We’ll be opening for the 2020/21 winter season on Wednesday, December 16 at 9am to our season passholders, Ikon passholders, and resort lodging guests ONLY. Daily lift tickets for the public will be available starting on Saturday, December 19, with [...]

Snowmaking at Boyne Mountain
Snowmaking at Boyne Mountain – Photos – 2020 / 2021 December 8, 2020 IT’S OFFICIAL: The 2020/21 winter season kicks off on Wednesday, December 16 at 9am! Access is limited to our season passholders, Ikon passholders, and resort lodging guests ONLY. We anticipate opening with two lifts and three runs, but stay tuned for more terrain updates [...]

Indianhead Mountain Snowmaking
Snowmaking at Indianhead Mountain – Photos – 2016 Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction iconsLoad more December 17, 2015 Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons November 30, 2015 <> Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and [...]

Nub’s Nob Ski Area – Snowmaking
Great Snow! It’s the single most important ingredient at a ski/snowboard resort and the #1 priority at Nub’s Nob. Without great snow, nothing else matters. While our natural snowfall average hovers around the 123” per year mark, artificial snowmaking is still the lifeblood of the area. Our experience, commitment and dedication to producing the finest [...]

Boyne Snowmaking: Making Winter When Mother Nature Fails
Sure, Mother Nature can make beautiful stuff. She’ll wow you when you wake up to a lovely few inches of glittering flakes as rare and precious as diamonds. But Mother Nature is an unpredictable and sometimes temperamental creature. She’ll tease you and taunt you with a mid-October four inches of surprise powder that will urge you [...]

Snowmaking at The Homestead – February Cold Blast Means Great Ski Conditions
How many gallons of water does it take to cover all the runs at The Homestead with machine-made snow? What’s the perfect combination of conditions for snowmaking? We caught up with The Homestead’s master snowmaker, Steve Sanborn, for these answers and more. Read on. When most people think of Northern Michigan in winter, they naturally think [...]

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