top of page

Sunday AM 12/18/22

The Fairgrounds was groomed this morning - only the front half as there isn't enough snow in the pass through areas to get out to the "back 40" yet. Only skate lanes groomed - not enough snow to set classic tracks. With temps now above freezing here in Tookie Village I won't encourage you to ski - better to ski early when the temps are cold and the snow is firm. Skiing on the soft afternoon snow when temps are above freezing can leave deep grooves which are hard to smooth out - especially when our snow cover is so thin. If you go I suggest you use your older skis - NOT the new ones yet - there are thin spots and a few rocks peaking through up on the hill. Enjoy the day.

Recent Posts

See All

More snow please

Friday F16, '24. That bit of new snow overnight was a nice teaser to keep us thinking about skiing. But it wasn't nearly enough to allow us get the Fairgrounds back in shape for skiing. Patience and o

Skaters gonna skate

Tue F6, '24. Fairgrounds trails were groomed this morning. Its late season conditions. Warm soft snow in the afternoon and overnight freezing have degraded much of the regular trail areas. So many reg

Winter snow where art thou?

Monday F5, '24. Existing groomed trail areas at the Fairgrounds are in very rough condition due to much thawing and refreezing. But Coach Rothe went out this morning to groom some untracked snow and l

Comments


Blackwater Nordic LogoPNG.png
bottom of page