WEEKEND TRAIL REPORT

Skate lane was groomed Saturday and is rated 3F. Firm! Fast! And Fun! Tracks have some drifting near the Flowage but generally are in good shape. Enjoy! Only 2 weeks left to complete Winterfest Virtual Events.

 

FRIDAY TRAIL REPORT

Grooming team is out today. Tracks are being renovated and reset this morning. The skate lane will be combed this afternoon. Winterfest Virtual Events are going on through February 19 with lots of prizes left to win!

TUESDAY TRAIL REPORT

Groomers were out this afternoon renovating and combing the skate lanes.  A short section of the Moose and Homestead Loops were not groomed.  Tracks that were set over the weekend are still in great shape; firm and deep.  Tomorrow is shaping up to be an enjoyable day to ski with very good to excellent conditions and temps starting to be moderate.

WINTERFEST UPDATE

Winterfest was held on Saturday and the trails were in great condition with firm skate lanes and deep tracks.  The Candlelight Ski Shoe Hike event was on Saturday evening and a small group of enthusiasts braved the cold weather to hike the 1 mile candlelit trail around the chalet.  Groomers are planning to go out tomorrow, Tuesday 1/31, to comb the skate lane.
Virtual Winterfest events continue through February 19th.  The courses are marked at each intersection, you can ski the courses multiple times, and report your best time.  Everyone gets a Borah Winterfest Hat and is eligible for great prizes from our sponsors. Learn more on our Events page.

THURSDAY TRAIL UPDATE

Current Trail Conditions: All trails are groomed with a combed skate lane and a set of tracks and remain in great condition! Preparations for MECCA’s Winterfest Live Event on Saturday have begun and there is still time to sign up.

Winterfest Weekend Forecast: Colder temps and snow flurries through Saturday.  Saturday high 9°F, light and variable

Weekend Grooming Plan: Groomers are working everyday to maintain the trail conditions and prepare for weekend festivities. The trail will close at 3 PM on Friday afternoon for final race course preparations. Conditions will be firm and smooth for racers on Saturday morning. On Saturday afternoon, groomers will set out lanterns and re-groom the trail for the Candlelight Ski Shoe Hike happening Saturday evening beginning at dusk.

MONDAY TRAIL UPDATE

Current Trail Conditions: The skate lane was groomed Monday, January 23rd and is in great condition! Preparations for MECCA’s Winterfest Live Event on Saturday have begun and there is still time to sign up. The tracks have some snow drifting but are still good.

Winterfest Weekend Forecast: Colder temps and snow flurries through Saturday.  Saturday high 5°F, 10-15 mph winds.

Weekend Grooming Plan: Groomers are working everyday to maintain the trail conditions and prepare for weekend festivities. The trail will close at 3 PM on Friday afternoon for final race course preparations. Conditions will be firm and smooth for racers on Saturday morning. On Saturday afternoon, groomers will set out lanterns and re-groom the trail for the Candlelight Ski Shoe Hike happening Saturday evening beginning at dusk.

 


SUNDAY TRAIL UPDATE

A beautiful morning on the trails! Groomers reset tracks on Wolf trail and groomed the skate side of MECCA’s Winterfest trails – trails marked for MECCA’s upcoming Winterfest event happening next weekend, January 28. There’s still time to register, check out the events here.

Early morning happy skiers are saying trails are in excellent shape!

FRIDAY TRAIL UPDATE

All trails were groomed and tracks were set this morning. With 5 ” of new snow, trails are soft, but the trees are glistening. A beautiful day to ski!

THURSDAY TRAIL REPORT

Snow, snow, lovely snow! 7″ of fresh snow last night and today. MECCA groomers got all trails rolled today. Early tomorrow morning we will start setting tracks and grooming skate trails. Trails should be in great shape by noon (Friday) for a great weekend of skiing.

 

WEDNESDAY TRAIL REPORT

The rain has quit and temperatures have dropped, but no new snow has fallen. The trail base is refreezing and we have some new snow in the forecast for Thursday. We plan on grooming Friday morning for the weekend skiing. Fingers crossed for fresh snow!