Better late than never! After a month long warm spell and a snow drought we are back to winter. Roughly two inches of snow layered our slopes Thursday night and cold temps ever since have provided perfect snowmaking conditions. This cool trend is forecasted to last over a week and we will be taking full advantage of it. We plan to make snow at every available opportunity during this cold streak. Yesterday in The Scene was Volcom’s Peanut Butter & Rail Jam. With over 100 competitors and 3 different age and gender groups the riders charged the course leaving everything [...]
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Volcom Stone’s Peanut Butter & Rail Jam 2013 stop #3 is in the books! Messy craziness irrupted when the feeding frenzy of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches broke out. But the real action was up in The Scene where there was a wild set-up! With corrugated tubes sticking out of other features, the Oxymoron on top of a nicely shaped quarter-pipe, a steep handrail into a banked U-box, plus a Bear Mountain tree to stall at the bottom! All the athletes attacked the course for there spot in finals and some wild tricks went down including Jonathan McDonalds Double-Backflip to end the day! Congratulations to [...]
If heading up to Bear Mountain this weekend, make sure to check out Volcom’s Peanut Butter Rail Jam on Sunday the 15th. You can still enter here and some spots will be available the morning of the event. Registration is at 8am sharp. Saturday Power 106 will be playing on the sundeck then the Winter Concert Series will be in the Board Room from 3pm to 7pm with Curious Primate.
Temps cool down a little bit today bringing us a high of 43 degrees. We had a great night of snowmaking and we expect to make even more tonight. The park is still killing it. Last week’s warm weather didn’t even slow us down, we’ve been getting new hits and new features every day including The Superpipe! Director of Park Development, Clayton Shoemaker, is planning on making even more changes this coming week; so there will be plenty to look forward to. If you are wondering how it is you would be able to hit all these new features, check out [...]