Snow Report for Monday, February 8

Last updated at 6:06am MST
0" Since Lifts Closed
0" Last 24 Hours
0" Last 48 Hours
5772 Acres Open
Snow Depth:

46" Mid Mountain / 69" Upper Mountain

Surface Conditions:

Packed Powder/ Machine Groomed

Good morning skiers and riders, This is Aaron with the Big Sky Resort snow report for Monday, February 8, 2016.

The mountain received no new snow overnight. The mid-mountain base is holding 46 inches and the upper mountain base is holding 69 inches. The expected high for the afternoon will be around 36F with a low of 23F. Winds will be moderate from the west northwest at speeds between 10-20mph. In the alpine they will be breezier on occasion with speeds around 30mph. Skies today will be mostly sunny.

The skiing and riding right now is pretty darn good. The snow cats have been out on the prowl all night long laying down the best corduroy in the west. The park gurus have been keeping it real making sure the parks are ready to be thrashed by the jibbronies. The upper mountain is skiing really nicely with the buffed conditions. Get out on the slopes today and enjoy the sunshine and spectacular views.
Stay cool, enjoy the stellar skiing and riding and have an awesome day on the slopes!

Ski and ride with care at all times everyone! We care about your safety and want you to have as much fun as possible out on the mountain. Please pay attention to where you are going and what you are doing. Know the code!

31° Base Area Temperature
32° Mid-Mountain Temperature
34° High
23° Low
Chance of Precipitation: 68%
Wind: 6 mph from W

Lift Status

Our lifts are scheduled to run daily from 9:00am - 4:00pm unless otherwise posted and weather pending. Lift Status last updated at 12:18pm MST.

Lift Name Status
Cascade Triple Open
Little Thunder Double Open
Challenger Double Closed
Derringer Quad Open
Explorer Double Open
Headwaters Double Open
Iron Horse Quad Open
Lone Moose Triple Open
Lone Peak Tram Open
Dakota Triple Open
Lone Peak Triple Open
Lone Tree Quad Open
Pony Express Triple Open
Ramcharger Quad Open
Shedhorn Double Open
Six Shooter Six Pack Open
Southern Comfort Quad Open
Lewis and Clark Quad Open
Cabin Triple Open
Sacajawea Triple Open
Swift Current Quad Open
Thunder Wolf Quad Open
White Otter Double Open

Trail Map and Grooming Report

Click to Open Trail Map

View the Interactive Trail Map to see what lifts and runs are scheduled to be open, which areas are groomed, and much more. Other maps will guide you around the mountain. View the Maps page.

Download the Grooming Map as a PDF.

Weather Stations

Weather Stations are spread across Big Sky Resort's 5,800 acres and are used to measure weather patterns, including wind speed and direction, snowfall, relative humidity, temperature, and more. Click on a pin to learn more or view our Weather Stations page.

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