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anon
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I was at Sundown the last two days and the snow was absolutely fantastic. Best all year so far. It should be great all week since the temps appear to be staying low. All runs open. One small jump in the beginner terrain area and plenty of features in the park. Crowds were low over the holidays but I expect the weekend crowds to pick up now. The last two days there were no lines at the main 3 chair.

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

Packed powder
iPhone
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Y does it say 0 inch base and 0 inch new?

3 years ago - Mt. Crescent Ski Area.

Anonymous
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What do they have for features in the terrain park? Anything good?

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

Anonymous
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Did they get any of the freezing rain?

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

hey.
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I was out there saturday and it was good snow for all machine made and the terrain park was small but good.

3 years ago - Mt. Crescent Ski Area.

Sundown Mountain +
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Had very little natural snow. I would guess maybe 2". But with their snowmaking equipment and grooming machines it was actually quite good.

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

iowaboy323
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nice time. few people and great jumps!!!

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

Machine Groomed
 iPhone
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Ya its no were close to 30" base. Copper had a 25" base a few weeks ago and that was a true 25"... 30" this early at sundown is hard to believe. Granite they have good snow making equipment but still..

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

bjfangman
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Yes and it was garbage. They haven't had it for a couple years.

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

Anonymous
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Didn't they use to have a halfpipe? Will they have that this year?

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

john
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Last Saturday I'd say the base was at least 24" and they have gotten real snow since then so it's probably fairly accurate. Only run I saw with a smaller base was Free Time at about 12". There were no brown spots and coverage was good since the temps have stayed low. They have good coverage with the snow guns since the place is small. When I left they were making snow in the jump areas so hopefully they've got some jumps up now.

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

Packed powder
Anonymous
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Do they really have a 32inch base that's just as much as some Colorado resorts. I'm calling bull on this one.

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

anonymous
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Yeah I know it's good for Iowa

3 years ago - Seven Oaks.

Anonymous
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conditions? ice ice baby its iowa come on now lets get real

3 years ago - Seven Oaks.

 iPhone
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Went to sundown saturday, it was very cold but snow was alright.. Park had a lot of features but not a single jump. So We left after 3 hours and went to Chestnut, snow was a little better and they had 5 jumps with a good amount of features. Both $20 so u make the call

3 years ago - Sundown Mountain.

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