WEATHER

Skiing, Riding, and Weather Conditions For Bell2 Lodge and Ripley Creek Inn

Bell 2 Lodge 5 Day Forecast

Wednesday
Today
Light Snow: ~3 cm
High: -3°C
Low: -5°C
Thursday
Tomorrow
Sun and Snow
High: -5°C
Low: -8°C
Friday
In two days
Mainly Cloudy
High: -8°C
Low: -9°C
Saturday
In three days
Mainly Cloudy
High: -8°C
Low: -9°C
Sunday
In four days
Light Snow: ~1 cm
High: -7°C
Low: -9°C

Ripley Creek 5 Day Forecast

Wednesday
Today
Snow: ~7 cm
High: -3°C
Low: -8°C
Thursday
Tomorrow
Cloudy
High: -4°C
Low: -8°C
Friday
In two days
Cloudy
High: -4°C
Low: -5°C
Saturday
In three days
Light Snow: ~2 cm
High: -5°C
Low: -6°C
Sunday
In four days
Light Snow: ~2 cm
High: -6°C
Low: -8°C

All temperatures shown are at treeline (3000 feet / 1000 m)

Select year: 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005

   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: °C
New snowfall:
Snow condition in the alpine:
Snow condition in the trees:
Total vertical skied:
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres:
2017 Week 04: 2017.01.17
Very limited options today. Lots of clouds all around but some of the Owl valley runs where in shape. The alpine part of the runs was wind effected but still good in the trees.
   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: -1°C
New snowfall: 3 cm
Snow condition in the alpine: Fair
Snow condition in the trees: Good
Total vertical skied: 12.300 ft
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres: 183 cm
2017 Week 04: 2017.01.16
We where lucky to get into some good tree skiing in Owl creek today, Very limited options due to poor weather and snowfall. At the end we where able to get a full day skiing out of it.
   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: 0°C
New snowfall: 10 cm
Snow condition in the alpine: n/a
Snow condition in the trees: Good
Total vertical skied: 17,200 ft
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres: 180 cm
2017 Week 04: 2017.01.15
Limited runs available with clouds still hanging around but very good skiing in the trees in deep powder from the last storm. Lots of fun and big smiles.
   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: -2°C
New snowfall: 10 cm
Snow condition in the alpine: n/a
Snow condition in the trees: Very good
Total vertical skied: 20,700 ft
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres: 187 cm
2017 Week 04: 2017.01.14
We had a fun downday with tow in jumping kickers in the parking lot and lots of laughs. It snowed heavy all day at times 6 cm per hour and very low visibility.
   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: -6°C
New snowfall: 70 cm
Snow condition in the alpine: n/a
Snow condition in the trees: n/a
Total vertical skied: 0 ft
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres: 195 cm
2017 Week 03 (Jan 07 - Jan 13)
Cold but beautiful weather in the beginning of the week with good snow in the Alpine. Lots of wind midweek affecting the skiing and we definitely had to find sheltered terrain that was still good to ski. At the end of the week the snow came and we had unbelievable good snow in the trees.
   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: -18°C
New snowfall: 25 cm
Snow condition in the alpine: Good
Snow condition in the trees: Good
Total vertical skied: 123,800 ft
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres: 170 cm
2017 Week 02 (Dec 31 - Jan 06)
Sunny skies this week with a temperature inversion on top. A wind event on the first day of the week made it challenging to find soft snow in the alpine but good weather helped. Sheltered terrain and trees also had good skiing.
   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: -12°C
New snowfall: 28 cm
Snow condition in the alpine: Fair
Snow condition in the trees: Good
Total vertical skied: 128,600 ft
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres: 152 cm
2017 Week 01 (Dec 24 - Dec 30)
A great week of alpine skiing with a mix of bluebird skies and snow falls. 50+ cms of new snow gave us great skiing from Peak to valley bottom.
   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: -8°C
New snowfall: 55 cm
Snow condition in the alpine: Very good
Snow condition in the trees: Very good
Total vertical skied: 119,700 ft
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres: 155 cm
2017 Week 00 (Dec 17 - Dec 23)
The week started out with a big storm and almost one meter of powder. Gradually the weather improved and we had some of the best early season skiing ever.
   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: -7°C
New snowfall: 97 cm
Snow condition in the alpine: Excellent
Snow condition in the trees: Excellent
Total vertical skied: 85,700 ft
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres: 145 cm

All temperatures shown are at treeline (3000 feet / 1000 m)

Select year: 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005

   
Avg. temp at 3000feet / 1000metres: °C
New snowfall:
Snow condition in the alpine:
Snow condition in the trees:
Total vertical skied:
Avg. snowbase at 3000feet / 1000metres:

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Disclaimer: Just like all other weather forecasters, we sometimes get it wrong. We will however, always give you an accurate and honest report of the daily snow conditions.