Today was the best day in months at Squaw Valley. Just about everything opened at 9 a.m. and the powder was delicious.  In the morning the visibility was quite low but improved throughout the day. The snow density was just what we needed, not too heavy but not too light. There were a few spots that were a bit crusty like at the top of north bowl and in high traffic areas but the predominant conditions were powder and packed powder.  It was a fantastic day and everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves.

This morning there was a mad scramble to get to the upper mountain.  But truth be told, the upper mountain was not skiing any better than the lower mountain.

Whats the deal with Silverado? It has not been opened in weeks!

Some of the best skiing I found today was off the Westface and under the Alternates. The high winds had reset much of the lower mountain and the skiing was great! It was also nice that everyone had taken off to the upper mountain making for virtually no wait at KT.

I heard more than one person today talking about how badly they needed some powder skiing. Today was a super fun day and much needed.

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18 Comments

  1. sliced says:

    Traversenly was aight too

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  2. Bob says:

    Awesome day.

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  3. jojo says:

    I thought you guys said yesterday was the best day in months

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  4. jojo says:

    Catchy title- I thought you guys said yesterday was the best day in months

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  5. Scott says:

    It was the best day in months until a better day happened.

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  6. shaun says:

    That doesn’t look like anything special to me.

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  7. keep Tahoe blunted says:

    Too bad I’m the best rider on the mountain and I don’t ski but im also better than you

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  8. squallykook says:

    i was getting to be a cranky bastard without my pow fix. all better now!

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  9. Obverse says:

    Kirkwood was better. Kirkwood is always better.

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  10. pj says:

    A little POW can go a long way.Even got a bunch of face shots over the past coupla days.Smiles all around and good vibes.Bonus sighting of konrad in the woods.Keep up the great work keeping us stoked.NOAA and UNOFFICIAL no other sites needed.

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  11. Your Mom Is A Gaper says:

    You can polish a turd, and Squaw is still shit.

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  12. Spork says:

    you know you’re a gaper if,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

    you were in the flatlands all week chained to your cubicle, bwaahahahahahaha, suckers,,,,,,,

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  13. Spork says:

    Don’t forget to watch, or not, douche bag Extrodinaire Andy Wirthless on undercover boss tnite.

    cranky as F#@K

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    near San Miguel de Allende. as de Garza has seven acres of vineyards in production and 22 in development.
    The annual Guelaguetza Festival in July (ceremonial music and dancers from various regions of Oaxaca state).

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