John Paul Restaurant Reduced Services

John Paul Lodge will be reducing its restaurant services for the remainder of the 2012-13 season. John Paul will be offering Pizza & Soups Monday Through Friday with Grill Items, Pizza, & Soups on Saturdays and Sundays.  Pasta and Salad items will no longer be offered at John Paul Lodge for the remainder of the 2012-13 season.

Starting Monday, April 1st, John Paul Lodge be offering cold snacks only for the remainder of the 2012-2013 season.

Hill Air Force Base Ski Day

Snowbasin Resort will be hosting a ski day for Hill Air Force Base on Friday, March 29th.  Lift tickets cost $56 and are “ONLY” available at Hill AFB Tickets & Travel (801-777-2225) now through March 28th.  People will not be able to purchase tickets the day of or at Snowbasin.  For more information please contact HAFB Tickets & Travel or Meredith Fetters at 801.620.1081

Limited Access Trails March 1st – 3rd

Snowbasin will be hosting a Super G Race Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the John Paul Area of the resort for ages 14 and under.   We will have some of the following trails either closed or with limited access. Starting at the bottom Wildflower Run accessed continuing down Draba Drop along with City Hill will be closed to the public.  You will still be able to ski Wildflower but will need to exit through Parson’s Run to Blue Grouse. Once on Blue Grouse you will have skier’s right side access into Showboat accessing Little Cat Terrain Park and the bottom of Wildcat Bowl leading to the base area.  For any other information please contact Snowsports Learning Center 801.620.1015 or our general information line 801.6201000.

Après Entertainment with Nate Robinson

Join the fun on Earl’s Lodge Patio Saturday afternoon with Nate Robinson along side a Trio playing Reggae & Rock Steady.  The musicians play from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm. For more information about Nate Robinson check out the following links:

naterobinsonmusic.com

YouTube.com

Après Entertainment with the Matt Clark Band and Jeff Crosby & The Refugees

Join the fun in the Cinnabar Lounge Thursday, Friday and Saturday afternoon with the Matt Clark Band playing Seriously Good Music…..  followed up by Jeff Crosby & The Refugees playing Smooth Groove Rock & Roll.  The musicians play from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm. For more information about the Matt Clark Band and  Jeff Crosby & The Refugees check out the following links:

Matt Clark Band

mattclarksmind.com

Jeff Crosby & the Refugees

jeffcrosbymusic.com

Après Entertainment with the Monophonics

Join the fun in the Cinnabar Lounge Thursday afternoon with the Monophonics playing Psychedelic Hard Funk for your enjoyment.  The musicians play from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm. For more information about the Monophonics check out the following links:

 Monophonics.com

YouTube.com

Facebook.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flying Kangaroos at The FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships and Autograph Signing Feb 3rd

The Australian Women’s Aerial Ski Team, also known as “The Flying Kangaroos” will be competing this Friday, February 1st at the annual FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships taking place at Deer Valley and Park City Mountain Resorts. Come cheer on Snowbasin’s international partners in their breathtaking aerials for a high flying experience you’ll never forget.

In addition, The Flying Kangaroos will be at Snowbasin on Sunday, February 3rd to meet the public and sign autographs in Earl’s Lodge from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

About the Flying Kangaroos and Snowbasin:

The Flying Kangaroos have made Snowbasin their North American Home Resort since 2003. The team of young women includes World Champions and Olympic Medalists including two gold and a silver in Vancouver 2010. These women will be working on their technical skiing skills, aerial jumping, and simply skiing different types of terrain at Snowbasin. They’ll be easy to recognize in their Australian ski team uniforms.

Win a Helmet during NSAA’s National Safety Week

In participation with NSAA’s National Safety Week starting tomorrow Snowbasin’s Ski Patrol will be offering skiers & snowboarders the chance to “Know The Code” and win a prize.  Individuals can approach Ski Patrol and be tested on how many rules they know from the NSAA’s Responsibility Code. A person who knows at least three rules of the Responsibility Code will receive a coupon for a free drink. A person who answers four or more is entered into a daily drawing for a helmet from January 19th through January 27th.

Winners

Syndey Ditulst

Korey Rosen

Nathan Stickers

Steven Swanson

Vicky Baab

Elisabeth Beli

Megan Gray

Ted Dumont

Christian Winn

Snowbasin Welcomes The Lucky 13 Program

Snowbasin is proud to introduce the Lucky 13 Program! For $39 an individual will receive a Little Cat Lift ticket, 2 Hour Group Lesson and Basic Rental. Lessons are available daily at 10 am and 1 pm.  Lucky 13 is designed for first time and beginner skiers & snowboarders “Only”.

*Lucky 13 is available from January 1st through the 13th.

For more information please contact the Snowsports Learning Center at 801.620.1015

 

 

Strawberry Gondola to Open Dec 30th

Snowbasin Resort will be expanding its terrain with the opening of the Strawberry Gondola and Base Area, December 30th. This will allow skiers and snowboarders access to Elk Ridge, Last Chance, Main Street, Trapper Trail, and Bear Springs runs. Keep checking back to the Snowbasin Blog as we will be expanding more terrain as weather permits.