Conditions, Featured, On the Mountain

Aptly, The Storm King Visits Alpine

No Comments 18 March 2011

Aptly, The Storm King Visits Alpine

If you live at Lake Tahoe or visit, undoubtedly you’ve picked up the local paper and read the phenomenal articles published by Mark McLaughlin, a.k.a., The Storm King. You’ve probably read one of his many award-winning books, including Sierra Stories: True Tales of Tahoe (volumes I and II); Western Train Adventures; The Good, The Bad, [...]

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Conditions

Alpine Weather: Lots of snow this weekend

No Comments 18 March 2011

Alpine Weather: Lots of snow this weekend

Alpine picked up another 16 inches on top Wednesday morning with the last band of heavy snow that pushed through.  That brought the storm total to 39 inches, the 7 day total to 58 inches, and the season total to 636 inches.  Alpine  averages 450 inches a season so we are now at 141% of the annual snowfall average and winter [...]

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Conditions

Alpine Weather: Over 600 inches by tomorrow

No Comments 15 March 2011

Alpine Weather: Over 600 inches by tomorrow

Off to a good start on the 5 feet in 10 days countdown we started on Sunday.  Alpine picked up 17 inches from the first storm and is now only a few inches away from breaking the 600 inch mark for the season at the summit.  We have a lot more snow coming starting tonight [...]

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Featured, Uncategorized

Alpine Meadows’ freeheelin’ youth dominating

No Comments 14 March 2011

Alpine Meadows’ freeheelin’ youth dominating

Kami Abi-Nader and Bennett Drummond tackling The Buttress at the Mountain Hardwear Big Mountain Telemark Series at Alpine Meadows.

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Conditions

Alpine Weather: Series of Storms to Bring Multiple Feet

1 Comment 13 March 2011

Alpine Weather: Series of Storms to Bring Multiple Feet

We have a series of storms on the way starting Sunday night, and we will transition back into a colder pattern by the end of this week that could last a while.  As you can see in the 10 day precipitation map, there could be enough precip to bring 4-5 feet over the next 10 [...]

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Events, Featured

VIDEO: San Francisco Giants World Champions Trophy Stop

No Comments 09 March 2011

VIDEO: San Francisco Giants World Champions Trophy Stop

Alpine Meadows turned Giants’ orange on Wednesday when the World Champions Trophy came for a visit. If you missed it, check out our photos below, and if you were there, go to www.sfgiants.com/fanphotos, select the date, and gallery number 55 to find your photo with the trophy. Check back here later for video of the [...]

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