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Trail Creek Report

Last Updated: 3/1

It’s Been a While!

It’s been a while since that strange color has appeared in the sky, but for a change it is kind of nice. It’s a lovely day at Trail Creek today with a powerful March sun still beaming down at noon, temps at -2ºC/28ºF, and a calm wind. Not only is what you see above looking kind of nice, looking down at your skis will also open a great vista of nearly every trail having received Pisten Bully grooming this morning. Fresh classic tracks and skate lanes are the norm, and although the snow is still in the process of falling into its role as a ski base, 90% has joined the mission; while there are a few spots that still need a pass or two with the Pisten Bully to be fully on board with providing the best possible Nordic experience, if you do have a chance to enjoy a TGIF ski outing, you should find plenty of joy.

The votes have been coming in on the snowy cabin and although the opinion is not universal, it seems that perhaps the axiom of recency at least has been dominating with 2019 the winning cabin so far. Thanks to all who voted.

Looking ahead light snow and seasonally cool temps are forecast which should result in some nice skiing in the days to come.

Turpin Meadow Ranch Grooming Report

Last Updated: 2/25

The road between town and Turpin has been closed since Sunday. Please check current conditions before traveling up.

Teton Co./Jackson Parks & Rec Grooming Report
Last Updated: 3/1

7:55am: Cache Creek and Wayne May Park are groomed and in good shape. Heading to Game Creek now to try and finish before it warms up and avy danger goes up to considerable this afternoon.

10:25am: Game Creek is groomed and in great shape. Be aware that the afternoon avy danger for low elevations rises to considerable today so please be safe and know that there are a few faces that slide and bury the trail every year up Game Creek. Three Creek will be done at 12

Grand Teton National Park Grooming Report
Last Updated: 3/1

Going all the way to Signal Mountain today might take awhile, but it will make for nice fresh tracks on this sunny day.

Teton Pines Grooming Report
Last Updated: 2/25

Conditions at Teton Pines are…snowy. We are doing our best this week to keep our trails nicely groomed, but due to the amount of snow in the forecast, the wind, and the varying temperatures, please visit our Facebook page or give us a call at (307)733-1733 for the latest conditions.

Shooting Star Grooming Report
Last Updated: 2/27

It just keeps snowing! The trails continue to groom out well each morning but expect softer conditions to continue as more snow is forecasted to accumulate through Friday. Enjoy!

Next Update: Saturday

Grand Targhee Grooming Report
Last Updated: 3/1

Farewell to a DEEP February! An additional 10″ added to the base yesterday, 3″ overnight, has pushed Grand Targhee over the . 400″ season total mark and we’re not stopping there!

XC OPEN (Last groomed AM 3/1/2019, NO CLASSIC), Fat Bike CLOSED.

Pinedale Nordic Trail Report
Last Updated: 3/1 at 10am

All trails above groomed this morning except for Flatline and Heart Attack. 6-8 inches of new snow. 6F degrees. Road plowed. Most of the parking areas are plowed. Expect soft conditions again today. Please, NO snow bikes when it is soft. They tear up the trails and create dangerous conditions for skiers.

Alta Track

Grooming Schedule: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
Last Updated: 3/1 @ 2pm
Skate: Fair |  Classic: Good

Skate lanes and classic tracks were just set on all of the south half of the Alta Track (not the Quickie Loop yet). Still soft! Headed out to punching into the North half of the track!
Get out and Enjoy some sunshine!

Grooming Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Last Updated: 3/1
Skate: Poor  |  Classic: Fair

Sherman Park

Grooming Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Last Updated: 2/14 @ 11am
Skate: Fair |  Classic: N/A
Made a number of laps to reset the track Thursday am. It is a bit wet and soft but fair and skiable.

Teton Canyon

Grooming Schedule: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Last Updated: 3/2
Skate: Not set  Classic: Not set
Headed out to groom Teton Canyon will report back upon completion. Hope to be finished around 9am!

Teton Springs

Grooming Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Last Updated: 3/2 @ 5am
Skate: Good  |  Classic: Good
Heading out to ginzu this AM. Should be done by 8. Hoping to reset the out-and-back portion as well. Will update when complete…

Yeti’s Loop

Grooming Schedule: As Needed
Last Updated: 3/2 @ 7am
Skate: Good  |  Classic: Good
Did a few more laps on Yeti’s Loop Friday afternoon with the old ginzu. Got it cleaned up and buffed out.  Also set a classic track that will work well for classic skiing counter-clockwise.
Mike Harris should be plowed this morning…thank you Skyliners! Please park efficiently as the lot can only accommodate about nine vehicles. Are you enjoying this new trail?

5th Street Singletrack

Grooming Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Last Updated: 3/1 @ 8am
Singletrack: Not set
Trails closed for wildlife. Please respect closure till snow recedes.

Teton Springs Singletrack

Grooming Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Last Updated: 2/17
Singletrack: Poor
Marked conditions as poor due to windblown hardpack that will breakdown with traffic

Southern Valley Single Track

Grooming Schedule: As Needed
Last Updated: 3/1
Singletrack: Good

For more info on Teton Valley grooming, visit their grooming page.

West Yellowstone Rendezvous 2019 Race – 2K, 5K, 10K, 25K classic, 25K & 50K freestyle 
When:  Saturday, March 2
Where: Rendezvous Trails, West Yellowstone, MT

US College Ski Association (USCSA) Championships – Nordic Races

When: Sunday, March 10
Where: Trail Creek Nordic Center, Trail Creek Road – off Hwy 22, Wilson WY

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