Eaglecrest Ski Area

Juneau, Alaska
tel. 907-790-2000
www.skijuneau.com

CURRENT SNOW REPORT:

Updated:12-07-2016 14:33:30BaseTop
New Snow (24hrs)10.817
New Snow (48hrs)1623
Total Snow1648
Temp10°F7°F
Wind07

Total Snow to Date: 52.4"

12-07-2016 14:33:30:Eaglecrest will be closed to hiking and skiing/riding at 8am Thursday, December 8 to allow the Snow Safety Team to assess the snow conditions and perform the necessary control work. No hiking, skiing or riding will be allowed during the closure. The closure will be lifted as soon as the Snow Safety team is done with their assessment and control work. Eaglecrest will not operate any lifts on Thursday, December 8th. Eaglecrest has received approximately 8 of new snow from the current storm and it is still snowing. The Mountain Operations and Snow Safety Teams will be working as quickly and diligently as possible to get the main mountain open as soon as possible. We have a lot of work to do now that we are gaining good snow depths on the mountain. Stay tuned for more updates as they become available and THINK SNOW!

Weather Underground PWS KAKJUNEA17 Mobile Friendly Stats Page

Snow Report and Weather

kts · 5.9°F · 24HR Snowfall 17"

CONDITIONS

Mountain Safety

Backcountry Access

Beyond the ski area boundary is backcountry terrain. There are no ski patrol services or avalanche hazard reduction measures.

If you choose to venture beyond the boundary, you are solely responsible for your decisions, safety and welfare.

You may encounter avalanches, unmarked terrain hazards, disorienting terrain and changes in weather!

Beyond the ski area boundary, rescue may not be possible. Pursuant to the Alaska Ski Safety Act, Eaglecrest Ski Area assumes no responsibility or obligation for performing rescues in the backcountry.

Be prepared for avalanche danger, terrain hazards, and weather changes!

 

Video: Know Before You Go!

Backcountry Checklist - Do You Have?

  • Avalanche transceiver, shovel & probe and are skilled in its use?
  • Avalanche awareness training and backcountry travel skills?
  • Partners who are properly trained and equipped?
  • Practiced companion/self-rescue skills?
  • Knowledge of the current snowpack structure?
  • The current weather forecast (snowfall, winds, temperature, visibility)?
  • A plan, someone who knows where you are going and when you plan to return?

 

Boundary sign          

 

play safe

It is Your Responsibility and Your Decision!

 

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