Powder Weekend…end of February

Powder Friday…and the weekend too. Over 6″ of new this week, and another 3-6″ predicted through Sunday. We’ve smoothed lots of that chopped crud in preparation, and it’s well above zero at 6 a.m. Open Friday through Sunday from 11 to...

ANOTHER FABULOUS DAY

Sunday, Feb 21. DELAYED OPENING AGAIN TODAY. Open noon to 4:15, upper gate closes at 4:00 to self shuttle. The temps in the hills are creeping upward, though still around 5 to 20 below on the mountain at 7 a.m. Our experience in this clear, calm condition in late...

Powder Saturday

Saturday, Feb 20. DELAYED OPENING TODAY. Open noon to 4:15, upper gate closes at 4:00 to self shuttle. The temps in the hills are creeping upward, though still around 17 to 20 below on the mountain at 8 a.m. Our experience in this clear, calm condition in late...

Friday Feb 19

Friday Feb 19. CLOSED TODAY. With temperatures all over the mountain in the low teens and falling, at 9 a.m. we have to make the call that it is too cold for safe operations. We will be closed today. Skiing is prohibited by state law when we are closed. Please stay...

President’s Day 2021

Happy President’s day. Another 35 degree inversion day in store. The sun is giving us over 20 degrees warming on the slopes by mid afternoon, and everyone is having a great time on this holiday weekend. Open from 11 until 4 today with upper gate closing at 3:45....

Valentine’s Day

Sunday, Valentine’s day. You gotta love the 40 degree inversion again today. So warm and sunny you’ll think it was April. Open for hiking, skinning, and self shuttle today from 11 a.m. (letting that sun get going) to 4 p.m. Upper gate closes at 3:45 for...

Heat Wave in the Hills

Saturday Feb 13. Good news from the US National Weather Service Fairbanks:ยท “Pleasant Weather this Weekend. High pressure building over the Yukon Territory and eastern Alaska will support near average daytime highs this weekend. The flip side will be strong...

Presidents Weekend

Friday, February 12. Open for hiking, skinning, and self shuttle today through Monday, Presidents Day from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Upper self shuttle gate closes at 3:45. Temps are already in the teens on the Moose at 7 a.m. and sunshine is forecast. A beautiful weekend...

Powder Sunday

Good morning from the Moose. It’s Sunday, Feb 7. Open today from 11-3:30. Upper gate will close at 3:15 due to the forecast winter storm predicted, and… that game..what Melinda calls “big boys butting heads” The Moose has received 6″ of...

Too Cold Today

Sorry folks, but it is dangerously cold on Friday, Feb 5. Moose Mountain will remain closed today. In the meantime, stay warm and check back tomorrow.