Snow Report for Friday, April 18th

Last updated at 11:14am MST
2" Since Lifts Closed
2" Last 24 Hrs
2-8" Last 48 Hrs
5,423 Acres Open
Snow Depth:

70" Mid Mountain / 105" Upper Mountain

Surface Conditions:

Packed Powder / Machine Groomed

Today's Summary

Closing weekend is here! Spring skiing is in full swing here at Big Sky Resort. Come on out with your buddies or family to enjoy the last few days of the 2013-14 ski season. Don't forget that tomorrow is Pond Skim! It's always a good laugh and fun event to watch. Snow is expected before noon for today. We will see what Mother Nature has planned for us but in the meantime, it's FRIDAY! Go ski! Have a fun and be safe this weekend!

Since our lifts closed yesterday we have received 2" of snow but in the past 48hrs we have received 2-8” of snow! It has snowed 51 of the past 69 days here at Big Sky Resort. Today will be mostly cloudy and chances of snow showers are likely before noon. The expected high will be around 40 degrees and a low around 20. Moderate westerly winds will be blowing. Our mid-mountain base is at 70” and upper mountain is 105”.
Keep the vibe alive.

Big Weekend Events:

Monday, April 14, 2014 through Sunday, April 20, 2014 Ski free with your Sky Card starts tomorrow! Don’t forget, card holders must get their daily lift ticket at the ticket window.

Tomorrow, Saturday, April 19, 2014. Another ski season means another Pond Skim. Pond Skim 2014 presented by Pabst Blue Ribbon come to you. The only thing better than watching people skim across our home-made pond is being one of those skimmers!

Weather Report

35° Current
46° High
24° Low
Chance of Precipitation: 46%
Wind: 28 mph from NW

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Lift and Terrain Status

Our lifts are scheduled to run daily from 9:00am - 4:00pm unless otherwise posted and weather pending. Lift Status last updated at 1:10pm MST.

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

Trail Map and Grooming Report

Click to Open Trail MapView the Interactive Trail Map to see what lifts and runs are 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 5,750 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.

Podcast, Phone, and Email Updates

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