The first day of War of Rails kicked off with some heavy snowfall and even heavier skiing. Competitors tackled the elements and went on with the contest as if it were a normal sunny day. The course is huge but speed was not an issue and every person in today’s qualifier went all out to try and lock themselves into tomorrow’s final. At the end of the day Max Morrello took 3rd, Max Moffatt brought home the silver, and Joey Van Der Meer came up big with the win! Stay tuned for a rowdy final tomorrow and if you can’t [...]
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We have received 8″ to 10″ of fresh snow over night and it’s still coming down! This is the best storm we’ve had all season. It may take a little extra time traveling to the mountains today but it will be more than worth it! Don’t forget your tire chains, they are required on all vehicles except those with 4wd and awd with snow tires on highways 18 and 38. Highway 330/18 the front way is closed but plans to reopen this morning. Check CalTrans for the latest road information. The worlds biggest ski rail jam starts today after a weather hold yesterday. [...]
Due to wind and lightning in the vicinity we have decided to close Bear Mountain for the remainder of the day. we plan to open tomorrow at 8am as per usual.
**Snow Summit will be closed for today due to weather, Snow Summit plans to re-open tomorrow at 8:00 a.m. Bear Mountain is open today for normal business hours. “Winter Storm Watch in effect from February 28, 06:00 AM PST until March 2, 02:00 AM PST” - NOAA. Looks like a bit of winter is heading our way for today and tomorrow. Pack your chains for your vehicle as winter weather can change quickly. For the latest road information visit http://caltrans.ca.gov/. Plan on driving up today so you can enjoy some freshies tomorrow morning! If winter weather is in effect for Saturday’s War of Rails event [...]
Night riding is back for tonight and tomorrow night! We all know your plans aren’t as great as having some night shredding plans. Come join us at Snow Summit for a night session from 3:00p.m. to 9:30p.m. Do what you love and come ride in darkness of the night. Dos Equis Air Bag Jump is back tomorrow!! For those of you that haven’t tried it, you must be 21 and over to launch off of it but it is FREE. If your not 21 it’s still fun to watch. Take advantage of it because the air bag is here for [...]