Early Snowstorms Kick-Off 2004/05 Season


Get your skis waxed, buy your season pass and check out videos and mountain cams from resorts throughout the West.

Alpine Meadows received an additionalsix-and-a-half inches of snow at its base lodge and nine inches of newsnow at its mid mountain level last night. The Lake Tahoe resort’s snow pack is now three feet at the base lodge and four-and-a-half feet at the mid-mountain level.

Many Lake Tahoe resorts are reporting record snowfalls for the year, to date. Check out this preview video from





in Utah currently has a base of 40 inches and is planning on opening Friday, Nov 19, 2004.

Celebrating it’s inaugural year of lift-service snow riding Tamarack in Idaho has 17 inches of base! Featuring 5 lifts and 2 high-speed quads extending to the summit,


plans on opening December 15, 2004. Check out their resort preview video.

Steamboat just received more new snow putting the snowfall-to-date at 21 inches. Steamboat plans on opening Thanksgiving weekend. Watch their resort preview video.

For the latest conditions at your favorite resort, visit our mountain cams.