Morrissey & Corbin Groomer’s Report

Weather: -4C, mostly cloudy

Conditions: 0cm of new snow in the past 24 hours, 59cm in the past 7 days, total snowpack heights averaging between 170-200cm in most riding areas. Surface conditions are generally about 20cm of soft or windblown powder snow on top of a more ‘supportive’ feeling base.

Groomer Notes

  • Morrissey: Morrissey Trail, Summit Trail, Doug Dean Trail, McEvoy Trail, South Pipeline Trail, Notch to the top of the first double hill, parking lot connector trails.
  • Corbin: Groomed from the staging area to the McClatchie
  • Hartley: Groomed from the staging area to the East Fork of the Sulphur Jan 8th
  • Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

NOTES: COVID signage posted in cabins is a requirement of our continued operation. If individuals continue to remove signage cabins will be locked and closed to the public.

Hartley Groomer’s Report

Weather: -4C, partly cloudy

Conditions: 11cm of new snow in the past 24 hours, 60cm in the past 7 days, total snowpack heights averaging between 170-200cm in most riding areas. Surface conditions are generally about 20cm of soft or windblown powder snow on top of a more ‘supportive’ feeling base.

Groomer Notes

  • Hartley: Groomed from the staging area to the East Fork of the Sulphur last night
  • Morrissey: Morrissey Trail, Doug Dean, Summit Trail, and Notch trail groomed Jan 7
  • Corbin: Last groomed Jan 2nd (Friday each week)
  • Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

NOTES: COVID signage posted in cabins is a requirement of our continued operation. If individuals continue to remove signage cabins will be locked and closed to the public.

Morrissey Groomer’s Report

Weather: -2C, mostly cloudy skies

Conditions: 12cm new snow in the past 24 hours, 79cm in the past 7 days. Total snowpack heights in most riding areas averaging around 170cm-200cm. Thin snow coverage at the valley bottom and on the Morrissey parking lot connector trail following low-elevation rain event last weekend.

Groomer Notes

  • Morrissey: Morrissey Trail, Doug Dean, Summit Trail, and Notch trail groomed last night
  • Corbin: Last groomed Jan 2nd (Friday each week)
  • Hartley: Last groom Jan 1st (Thursday each week)
  • Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

NOTES: COVID signage posted in cabins is a requirement of our continued operation. If individuals continue to remove signage cabins will be locked and closed to the public.

Morrissey Groomer’s Report

Weather: -2C, cloudy skies

Conditions: 2cm of new snow in the past 24 hours, 60cm the past 7 days. All upper mountain trails in excellent condition with dry powder snow. Rain and warm temps over the weekend have created icy conditions in the Morrissey parking lots and thin snow coverage on the parking lot connector trail.

Groomer Notes

  • Morrissey: Morrissey Trail, Doug Dean Trail, Summit, Trail, McEvoy Trail, South Pipeline, Notch up to the top of the big bypass trail, parking lots plowed and lot connector trail groomed last night.
  • Corbin: Last groomed Jan 2nd.
  • Hartley: Last groom Jan 1st.
  • Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

NOTES: COVID signage posted in cabins is a requirement of our continued operation. If individuals continue to remove signage cabins will be locked and closed to the public.

Morrissey Grooming

Happy New Year Everyone!

Weather: 3C at the valley bottom, -2C in the upper mountain riding areas, cloudy skies

Conditions: 27cm of new snow in the past 24 hours at upper elevations, rain at the valley bottom. 58cm in the past 7 days. All upper mountain trails in excellent condition with dry powder snow. Rain and warm temps have created icy and slushy conditions in the Morrissey parking lots and connector trail. The freezing level is just below the Morrissey / Summit Trail junction.

Groomer Notes

  • Morrissey: Morrissey Trail, Doug Dean Trail, Summit, Trail, Notch up until the last climb to the peak. Extra passes on the Morrissey trail to clean up post-holiday traffic.
  • Corbin: Last groomed Jan 2nd.
  • Hartley: Last groom Jan 1st.
  • Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

NOTES: COVID signage posted in cabins is a requirement of our continued operation. If individuals continue to remove signage cabins will be locked and closed to the public.

Morrissey & Corbin Groomer’s Report

Happy New Year Everyone!

Weather: 3C at the valley bottom, -2C in the upper mountain riding areas, cloudy skies

Conditions: 25cm of new snow in the past 24 hours at upper elevations, rain at valley bottom overnight. 56cm in the past 7 days. All trails in excellent condition.  See the weekly update below for details.

Groomer Notes

  • Morrissey: Morrissey Trail, Doug Dean Trail, Summit, Trail, McEvoy Trail, Pipeline Trail, Notch to the top of the big bypass trail groomed last night.
  • Corbin: Staging area to the McClatchie groomed last night, parking lot plowed last night.
  • Hartley: Last groom Jan 1st.
  • Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

NOTES: COVID signage posted in cabins is a requirement of our continued operation. If individuals continue to remove signage cabins will be locked and closed to the public.

Hartley Grooming

HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE!

Weather: oC, cloudy skies

Conditions: 5cm of new snow in the past 24 hours,  18cm in the past 7 days. All trails in excellent condition.  See the weekly update below for details.

Groomer Notes:

Morrissey: Last groomed Dec 31st

Corbin: Last groomed Dec 31st

Hartley: Groomed from the staging area to the East Fork of the Sulphur (2okm). Note the East Sulpher is currently plowed for timber harvesting activities.

Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

Morrissey & Corbin Groomer’s Report

HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE!

Weather: -3C, cloudy skies

Conditions: 10cm of new snow in the past 24 hours,  All trails in excellent condition. Lower Morrissey road from parking lots to waterfall (graffiti rock elevation) has some icy patches – please ride with caution and avoid laying on the throttle as it glazes over the trail until there is more coverage on the road. Total snowpack heights in most riding areas over 150cm.

NOTES: It is illegal in BC to snowmobile on a plowed forest service road. If you choose to access the FSA maintained network from the Corbin road yellow gates /tin shed side – YOU MUST NOT SNOWMOBILE ON ANY PLOWED ROAD OR SLED THROUGH ANY CREEKS (FISH BEARING). Day tickets can now be purchased online for your trip HERE.

Groomer Notes:

Morrissey: Morrissey Trail, Doug Dean Trail, Summit Trail, Notch to the summit groomed last night. The parking lot and connector trail last groomed Dec 29th.

Corbin: Groomed from the staging area 20km to the McClatchie junction.

Hartley: Last groom and parking lot plow Dec 25th. Note the East Sulpher is currently plowed for timber harvesting activities.

Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

Morrissey Groomer’s Report

HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE!

Weather: -6C, cloudy skies

Conditions: 1cm of new snow in the past 24 hours, 15cm in the past 7 days. All trails in excellent condition. Total snowpack heights in most riding areas over 150cm.

Groomer Notes:

Morrissey: Morrissey Trail, Doug Dean Trail, Summit Trail, McEvoy Trail, Pipeline Trail groomed last night. The parking lot and connector trail last groomed Dec 28th.

Hartley: Last groom and parking lot plow Dec 25th. Note the East Sulpher is currently plowed for timber harvesting activities.

Corbin: Last groom and parking lot plow Dec 25th

Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations

Morrissey Groomer’s Report

December 28th, 2020

HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE!

Weather: -6C, cloudy skies

Conditions: 0cm of new snow in the past 24 hours, 45cm in the past 7 days. All trails in excellent condition. Total snowpack heights in most riding areas over 150cm.

Groomer Notes:

Morrissey: parking lots plowed, parking lot connector trail groomed, Morrissey Trail, Doug Dean Trai, Summit Trail, Notch Trail  to the second double hill groomed

Hartley: Last groom and parking lot plow Dec 25th. Note the East Sulpher is currently plowed for timber harvesting activities.

Corbin: Last groom and parking lot plow Dec 25th

Coal Creek: Remains CLOSED to public parking and sledding for timber harvesting operations