Flattop Loop expansion in progress

Flattop Loop expansion in progress

Work has started on completing the Flattop Loop, so that it will be a true loop, as originally planned. You can help. Now is a great seasonal window for clearing the devilsclub, alders, and all the rest – before the new growth obscures everything. Bring a lopper...
Trails Aren’t Ready Yet

Trails Aren’t Ready Yet

Please stay off the Government Peak ski trails, they are almost ready. Although there is a lot of water and slush right under the new snow, and if we ski on it (or groom it), it will create ice. Hopefully by Monday (night?) we can groom it. It is so close to being...
Trails Aren’t Ready Yet

Trail Conditions Today

GPRA looks good, but it is sloppy wet smush. All Users: Please stay off of the Comp and Mat-Su Loops, so that they will be skiable when it cools down. The Comp Loops and Mat-Su Loops are closed to all Walkers and Bikers for the season. Pioneer Loop is open for all...
The New PistenBully

The New PistenBully

The Mat-Su Ski Club’s newly-acquired 2006 PistenBully 100 has arrived. We are using it to groom at Independence Mine at Hatcher Pass. As the snowline moves down from the alpine, so will the PB. It will spend most of the winter at GPRA. Besides helping prevent...

FIRST TRACKS!

The 2019-2020 ski season is now happening at Independence Mine. Grooming started on October 16th two years ago, October 29th last year, and October 6 this year!