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Lake Tahoe ski resorts see fresh snow from recent storm

Staff Reports

LAKE TAHOE and#8212; Mondayand#8217;s small snow storm dumped between 4 and 8 inches of snow at the resorts, according to various snow reports issued Tuesday morning.

Northstar-at-Tahoe reported 5 inches of new snow, Squaw Valley reported 4 to 6 inches of new snow and Diamond Peak reported 6 inches of new snow.

Below is an update of snow conditions, lift information and operations at various Lake Tahoe ski resorts as of 9 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Look for update at http://www.sierrasun.com, or read Wednesdayand#8217;s print edition of the Sierra Sun for the weekly resort round-up.

and#8226; NORTHSTAR AT TAHOE

http://www.northstarattahoe.com

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Open lifts: 18 of 19

Open trails: 89 of 91 (11 easy, 40 moderate, 38 black diamond or above)

Groomed trails: 59

Upper mountain snow: 44 inches

Lower mountain snow: 27 inches

Snow condition: Powder

and#8226; SQUAW VALLEY USA

http://www.squaw.com

Open lifts: 23

Open trails: 19 out of 33 (4 on standby)

Upper mountain snow: 50 inches

Lower mountain snow: 35 inches

Snow condition: Groomed packed powder and packed powder

and#8226; BOREAL

http://www.borealski.com

Open lifts: 6 of 6

Open trails: 41 of 41

Upper mountain snow: 70-inch base

Lower mountain snow: 70-inch base

Snow condition: Machine groomed packed powder. Watch for unmarked obstacles.

and#8226; DIAMOND PEAK

http://www.diamondpeak.com

Open Lifts: 4 of 6

Open trails: 31 out of 31

Upper mountain snow: 36 inches

Lower mountain snow: 24 inches

Snow condition: Machine groomed packed powder.

and#8226; ALPINE MEADOWS

http://www.skialpine.com

Open lifts: 8 of 12

Open trails: 24 out of 24

Upper mountain snow: 70 inches

Lower mountain snow: 42 inches

Snow condition: Fresh snow surface, machine groomed main runs, variable conditions off piste.

and#8226; SUGAR BOWL

http://www.sugarbowl.com

Open lifts: 9 of 13

Open trails/runs: 37 of 46

Groomed Trails: 56

Upper mountain snow: 75 inches

Lower mountain snow: 55 inches

Snow condition: Powder and machine groomed

and#8226; HOMEWOOD MOUNTAIN RESORT

http://www.skihomewood.com

Open lifts: 6 of 6

Opens Trails: 64 of 65

Upper mountain snow: 48 inches

Lower mountain snow: 34 inches

Snow condition: Fresh snow surface, machine groomed main runs, early season conditions with variable conditions off piste

and#8226; TAHOE DONNER CROSS COUNTRY and DOWNHILL SKI AREA

http://www.tahoedonner.com

Open cross-country trails: 37

Open Downhill Trails: 14

Open lifts: 3

Upper mountain snow: 48 inches

Lower mountain snow: 28 inches

DH Snow condition: Powder, Packed Powder

XC Snow condition: Powder

and#8226; ROYAL GORGE CROSS COUNTY SKI RESORT

http://www.royalgorge.com

Open trails: 100 of 100

Groomed trails: 13, 40 Kilometer grooming in progress

Upper mountain snow: 46 inches

Lower mountain snow: 30 inches

Snow condition: Packed snow

and#8226; TAHOE CROSS COUNTRY

http://www.tahoexc.org

Open trails: 16 of 19

Snow: 23 inches, more at higher elevations

Snow condition: Packed powder

and#8226; MOUNT ROSE

http://www.skirose.com

Open trails: 31 (plus 3 chutes) out of 45

Open lifts: 7 out of 7

Upper mountain snow: 48 inches

Lower mountain snow: 24 inches

Snow condition: Rose Side, Open Powder and machine groomed packed powder; Slide Bowl, early season conditions – expect thin spots and marked and unmarked obstacles