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Ski conditions improve after snow

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TAHOE/TRUCKEE andamp;#8212; Below is an update of snow conditions, lift information and operations at various Lake Tahoe ski resorts as of Friday, Jan. 1. Please check with individual ski resorts for latest conditions and operations.ALPINE MEADOWSwww.skialpine.comOpen lifts: 12 of 12Open trails: 32 out of 32Upper mountain snow: 74 inchesLower mountain snow: 48 inchesSnow condition: Fresh snow surface, machine groomed main runs, variable conditions off piste. BOREALwww.borealski.comOpen lifts: 6 of 6Open trails: 41 of 41Upper mountain snow: 75-inch baseLower mountain snow: 75-inch baseSnow condition: Powder, machine groomed packed powder, watch for unmarked obstacles. DIAMOND PEAKwww.diamondpeak.comOpen Lifts: 4 of 6Open trails: 31 out of 31Upper mountain snow: 36 inchesLower mountain snow: 24 inchesSnow condition: Machine groomedHEAVENLYwww.skiheavenly.comOpen trails: 60 of 94Open lifts: 27 of 29Upper mountain snow: 44 inchesLower mountain snow: 28 inchesSnow condition: Fresh snow, machine-groomed and machine-made snowHOMEWOODwww.skihomewood.comOpen lifts: 6 of 6Open trails: 59 of 65Upper mountain snow: 54 inchesLower mountain snow: 40 inchesSnow condition: Fresh snow surface, machine groomed main runs, early season conditions with variable conditions off piste KIRKWOODwww.kirkwood.comOpen trails: 72 of 72Open lifts: 10 of 12Upper mountain snow: 80 inchesLower mountain snow: 60 inchesSnow condition: Powder, Machine Groomed andamp; Skier Packed Powder KIRKWOOD XCOpen trails: 10 of 24Snow: 36 inchesSnow condition: PowderMOUNT ROSEwww.skirose.comOpen trails: 31 (plus 4 chutes) out of 45Open lifts: 6 out of 7Upper mountain snow: 44 inchesLower mountain snow: 20 inchesSnow condition: Machine groomed and skier/rider packed snowNORTHSTAR AT TAHOEwww.northstarattahoe.comOpen lifts: 19 of 19Open trails: 89 of 91 (11 easy, 40 moderate, 38 black diamond or above)Groomed trails: 60Upper mountain snow: 43 inchesLower mountain snow: 25 inchesSnow condition: Machine groomedROYAL GORGE CROSS COUNTYwww.royalgorge.comOpen trails: not availableGroomed trails: 63Upper mountain snow: 50 inchesLower mountain snow: 40 inchesSnow condition: PowderSIERRA AT TAHOEwww.sierraattahoe.comOpen lifts: 11Open trails: 45Upper mountain snow: 52 inchesLower mountain snow: 24 inchesSnow condition: Powder/packed powder SQUAW VALLEY USAwww.squaw.comOpen lifts: 31Open trails: 31 out of 33Upper mountain snow: 50 inchesLower mountain snow: 35 inchesSnow condition: Groomed powder and packed powder SUGAR BOWLwww.sugarbowl.comOpen lifts: 12 of 13Open trails: 73 of 95Groomed trails: 56Upper mountain snow: 75 inchesLower mountain snow: 55 inchesSnow condition: Machine Groomed/Packed PowderTAHOE CROSS COUNTRY http://www.tahoexc.orgOpen trails: 16 of 19Snow: 19 inches Snow condition: Packed powderTAHOE DONNER CROSS COUNTRY and DOWNHILL SKI AREAwww.tahoedonner.comOpen cross-country trails: 38Open downhill trails: 14Open lifts: 3Upper mountain snow: 48 inchesLower mountain snow: 24 inchesDownhill snow condition: Powder, packed powderCross country snow condition: Powder, packed powder