Mt Bachelor Opens Nordic Center Today, Lifts on Wednesday

Posted By: The Ski Channel on November 19, 2011 8:46 am

 

 

Mt. Bachelor is happy to announce details on opening day for Mt. Bachelor’s Nordic and Alpine operations for the 2011/12 winter season!

The Nordic Center will open up beginning today, Saturday 11/19 with Alpine operations to begin next Wednesday, 11/23.

With 17 inches of new snow in the past 24 hours and over 2 feet of new snow falling at Mt. Bachelor in the last 3 days, Mother Nature has given them a great start to season and look forward to La Nina bringing another BIG winter to Mt. Bachelor in 2012.

 Sky cam image from Mt Bachelor’s Pine Martin Express, taken at 9:45am this morning.

Saturday, November 19 – NORDIC Opening Details
Nordic trails open 9:00am to 4:00pm.
Upper trails open and groomed. More trails to be added as snow conditions permit.
Nordic Lodge open at 8:30am for rentals and retail services. Very limited food service available.

Wednesday, November 23 – ALPINE/DOWNHILL Opening Details
Skiing and Snowboarding: Lifts open 9:00am to 4:00pm

Pine Marten, Skyliner and Sunshine Accelerator lifts scheduled to operate (conditions permitting)
Lift ticket prices will follow the GREEN rates on opening day, November 23. ($53 for adult full-day lift ticket.)
Early season snow conditions will exist. There will be marked and unmarked obstacles. Skiing/snowboarding off the groomed runs will be hazardous due to thin snow coverage.

Guest Services:

Parking will be available at West Village ONLY
The Mt. Bachelor Shuttle will begin operating on its regular schedule.
Food & Beverage service available:
At West Village – Pinnacles, Cocoa’s Cafe and Clearing Rock Bar
At Pine Marten Lodge – Pinnacles
Bachelor Ski & Sport open at West Village:
Rentals and Demos available
Repair shop open
Retail shop open

Beginning Thursday, November 24, the following services and activities will be available:

Snowblast Tubing Park – open Thursday, November 24 – Sunday, November 27, 10:00am to 4:00pm
Otter Mountain Childcare – open daily 8:30am to 4:00pm beginning Thursday, November 24
Snow Sports School – group and private lessons available beginning Thursday, November 24

For more details, visit:  www.mtbachelor.com

 

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