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Snowy Forecast for the Sierra… What to do this week in the Snow.

Sierra Events – this Week in the Sierra Mountains

February 27, 2015 – The Sierra Mountains are looking at the weather forecast with anticipation once again this weekend. Will we finally get a storm with a little snow pack  and fresh POW? The models look really good and we should start seeing snow late Friday and snow could blanket the entire Sierra mountain range by Sunday. So what is there to do this weekend in the Snow in The Sierra?

Alpine ski Resort

Photo Courtesy of Alpine Meadows

Here is a list of events happening on the Mountains and in the communities that you might consider:
naturalist2_330Mammoth Mountain:

  • Unbound series Snowboard Competition Sunday Mar. 1
  • California Passholder scavenger Hunt Mar 1.
  • Full Moon Tours – Mar 4-6

Guided Full Moon  Snowshoe HikeKirkwood Ski Resort:

Bear Valley :

  • Freeheal Race Series Saturday 28th
  • Nastar Races Saturday 28th
  • Free Style Competition Saturday 28th
  • Winter Music Festival Series 27th (Grove Adams) 28th (DJ Eternal)

1011_TrailMap_thumbHeavenly Ski Resort

7132642729_f6d24ee2b8_qSierra At Tahoe:

  • Burton Snowboard Demo Days – Friday Feb 27.
  • USASA Border X south Shore Series Race – Sunday Mar 1.

Alpinemeadowsselect1Alpine Meadows: 

  • USSA U16 Super G – Sunday Mar 1.
  • Snowfest 2015 All weekend

Squaw Valley:


DiamondPeakResortCam_2015-01-05_06-51amDiamond Peak:

Mt Rose – No events scheduled Just great skiing.
Boreal – 

Sugar Bowl –

  • Free Style Fridays
  • Caboose Kickers Saturday 28th
  • Backcountry Ski Tour – Razorback Ridge – Mar 1

Of Course if you are not a Skier this winters storm also brings opportunities for:

  • Snowshoeing
  • Snowmobiling
  • National Park Site Seeing
  • Tubing Adventures
  • Ice Skating
  • and Much more.

Drive Safe and Go Explore this weekend. The Sierra Mountains just might have a treasure of powder for you to play in by Saturday morning. Pick your favorite destination and discover the winter magic of the Sierra.

Sierra REC Magazine is dedicated to sharing the events, news and adventure opportunities that exist in The Sierra Mountains. From Lassen Volcanic National Park to the North down through the Central Sierra and the Lake Tahoe Basin through the rugged eastern slopes of the Mono county and Yosemite National park to the southern tips near Sequoia National Park and the PCT trail. We invite you to share stories, trips and photos from your adventures in the  Sierra. Please join us on Facebook, Twitter Google +  and You-Tube or email us your events and photos at sierrarecinfo@gmail.com  #goexplore

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