Kolapore wilderness trails

SKI Conditions

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  • 24 Feb 2021 8:00 AM | Anonymous

    The high yesterday was just above 0, so there was some glazing on the snow.  Today initially there will still be some fresh snow in places but there will also be glazed areas.  As the temperature warms up we will get more mashed potatoes snow.  Unfortunately that means that with the cold temperatures tomorrow, the skiing on Thursday is likely to be icy unless we get new snow.  Kolapore Trail Guide 

  • 23 Feb 2021 8:00 AM | Anonymous

    Kolapore received a few cm of damp snow yesterday, but no rain.  It is snowing lightly at the moment (8 AM).  Conditions may be a bit tricky today - there is good potential for "clumping".

  • 20 Feb 2021 8:14 PM | trail updates

    Conditions are generally great as of this morning. The entire outside perimeter has a good track set despite the new snow. Kolapore church-> paradise loop is also in great shape.

    Unfortunately some portions of the northwest passage have been post holed and have snowshoe tracks, plus some snowmobile tracks. Despite this it is still great conditions to ski.  Conditions will be getting faster on Sunday.

  • 17 Feb 2021 8:41 PM | Anonymous

    Over the past two days (Wednesday and Thursday) , the skiing in the south half of the trail system was as good as it gets at Kolapore.  Southern Crossing and Quiet Pastures were nice if you like quiet trails.  Get out and enjoy.  Kolapore Trail Guide

  • 16 Feb 2021 8:00 AM | Anonymous

    Kolapore received 25 cm of new snow overnight, and a few more cm during the day.  There's a lot of snow in the bush - 75cm/30" at the Kolapore snow gauge.  The Kolapore parking lot was plowed today, and a number of skiers started from there, so some of the popular trails should be broken.  There were a few skiers in from the east end of the County Forest.  Enjoy the prime mid-winter conditions (but be prepared for potential trail breaking in the short term.)  Kolapore Trail Guide

  • 15 Feb 2021 2:30 PM | Anonymous

    I did a long ski today, and it was one of the best ski days so far this winter.  Hills were delightful.  The only downside I noticed was that a large group had snowshoed and walked in from Kolapore and then followed the Kolapore Church trail for a while.  Kolapore Trail Guide

  • 15 Feb 2021 7:30 AM | Anonymous

    Kolapore has received 5 cm so far, and it is snowing at the moment.  It sounds like there will be more light snow during the day, and possibly heavy snow overnight.  Skiing should be good, but parking may be tricky tomorrow.  I will post an update later today.  Kolapore Trail Guide

  • 14 Feb 2021 7:30 AM | Anonymous

    Kolapore received 8 cm of light powder snow on Saturday night.  This will help to freshen up the trails after the heavy use they received on Friday and Saturday.   Kolapore Trail Guide

  • 11 Feb 2021 9:37 AM | Anonymous

    Overnight Kolapore received about 7 cm of light powder snow.  This will improve conditions.  Most trails should be enjoyable today.  Kolapore Trail Guide

  • 09 Feb 2021 10:39 AM | Anonymous

    Kolapore received a dusting of snow on Monday.  It has been a number of  days since there has been significant new snow, and with the use over the weekend the trails are getting packed down.   Hills on popular trails (e.g., Kolapore Church and Paradise Highway) will be scraped from snowplowing, and fast.  Many flatter or less used trails still offer  pleasant skiing.  Kolapore Trail Guide

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