The leaves are changing, you've got an extra layer handy for the early-morning and your coffee table is covered with 2013 gear review mags. Which means it's time for our annual fall tradition - the GUESS THE FIRST SNOW contest! Are you the Prince of Prognostication? The Matriarch of Meteorology? If so, you could be riding the lifts on our dime this season. Keep reading to learn how...
Bonanza Chair, morning of First Snow 2011
Here's the deal: click HERE to guess the DAY and TIME (*military* time) when Park City Mountain Resort receives its first snowfall of six inches or more, and whoever ends up closest wins two winter day lift tickets for their incredible luck skills.
*Entries must be submitted by Tuesday, September 4th, 2012 at 5pm MST. One entry per e-mail address please.
Snow totals are tracked through the National Water and Climate Center's sensor in Thaynes Canyon. You can track their snow totals and find more info on the sensor here.
**Don't forget to fill out the tiebreaker field at the bottom! Should more than one person pick the closest date & hour, the winner will be determined by whoever most closely guesses the accumulation total at said hour.
Originally from the Pocono’s of Pennsylvania, Travis found his way to Park City three years ago and is now our grooming manager. When not in snowcat you can find him skiing or snowmobiling in the Utah backcountry or enjoying the skiing here at Park City Mountain Resort.
Nicole Roundy is a world class snowboarder on the US Paralympic Team. She is a cancer survivor, inspiration seeker, crossfit training, Park City riding superpower blogger. Follow her adventures right here. You can also spy her on twitter (@nicoleroundy) and Instragram (@nroundy)