• Sunrise Staffer

Snow Report 3-13

It's snowing!




Someone turned the freezer back on - woo hoo! It's a chill 23° F at Sunrise and expected to top out at near 33° F with a bit of a breeze out of the southwest at 11mph. Snow accumulations so far are 3" to 4" and intermittent showers are expected through the day. We will update the totals for ya later today. Looks like this system should push through in the overnight hours and Saturday is calling for plenty of sunshine and highs in the mid 40s making it a perfect bluebird day :-)


Been seeing snow in the forecast for midweek next week also. Will know more about that as the system approaches.


While our stoke level has gone way up for the wintery refresh, we must take some safety precautions. Heavy rainfall earlier this week has saturated the deep snow on Cyclone, creating unstable layers and imminent danger on those deeper trails. (Some of you already saw the "Wet Avalanche" video we included in yesterday's updated snow report... it's intense!)


Note, as of March 12 9am: Due to recent heavy rains Cyclone Mountain is closed. Wet avalanche conditions exist. Wet sloughs occurred Wednesday and ski conditions there are extremely dangerous. Therefore the Snow Cat Shuttle will be accessing Apache Peak only until further notice.


The Spring Fever Rail Jam has been cancelled.


The Lucky Leprechaun Look-Alike Contest and the End of the Rainbow Scavenger Hunt are still game on! Someone will be going home with a new 2020/21 Season Pass!


Hours of operation have changed so for a full list of hours for all of our services visit our News Feed.


Fred & Crew ironed our some bumps for ya - here are your groomers:


SUNRISE

Bunny Hill, Evergreen, Fairway, Going Home, Loafer, Lodge View, Jackson's Alley, No Name, Pinedale, Sidewinder, Sugar, Upper Spruce Ridge


APACHE

Various, groomed by Snow Cat Shuttle


CYCLONE

CLOSED DUE TO AVALANCHE DANGER


As always be sure to check road conditions at AZ511.com. And for a real time view of Sunrise check out our Live Webcam.


Note that UNMARKED OBSTACLES MAY EXIST.


Sunrise Hours: Sunrise rentals, ticketing and base operations are available 9am-4pm daily.

Cyclone Hours: Cyclone rentals, ticketing and base operations are now closed.

Tubing Hill: CLOSED FOR THE SEASON


For a full list of operating hours for all services visit our News Feed.


End of Season: March 29, weather & conditions permitting.






Saturday, March 14 - Family Fun!


Bring the whole family to Sunrise this weekend for Spring Break Fun and a chance to win some awesome prizes: St. Patty's Day Goody Bags with swag and vouchers to redeem for snow gear and a grand prize of a 20/21 Season Pass! AND one Lucky Leprechaun will also be taking home a 20/21 Season Pass, some come dressed to impress... Irish style!


March Madness Price Drop!


Get huge savings on your LIFT TICKETS through the end of season, just $35/day Mondays - Thursdays and $45 Fridays - Sundays!


2020/21 Season Passes are on sale now for the same price as last year's end of season sale! Buy your 2020/21 Season Pass now and use it to ski/ride through the end of this season!



Tip: Did you know that if you click on the weather widget in our website header you will get a quick view of our snow stats? TRUE.


Tip: Did you also know that the snow report is available by phone at 928.735.SNOW (7660) Extension 1? Give it a call!


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