The stunning weather continues up here at Cheeseman with numeruos days of cloudless blue skies and warm temperatures! Whilst it’s hard to complain about the fantastic run of bluebird days there is the downside that the snow is fast disappearing!
The upper mountain is still looking good but the lower slopes and Cat tracks are very thin and with little chance of much snow in the upcoming days (perhaps a little on Sunday night) your time is fast running out to enjoy the end of the winter season. Our scheduled closing is 28 September but we have put together a revised timeline on a worst case scenario of no more new substancial snow falling as follows:
• Friday 5 Sept. – Sunday 7 Sept: Continued normal operation (including Pirate Party on Saturday – see below)
• Monday 8 – Thursday 11 Sept: The mountain will go on hold to preserve snow.
• Friday 12 – Sunday 14 Sept: Resume operations for the weekend (including Friday) which will include Undie 500 on Saturday and accommodation available at Snowline Lodge Saturday night.
It was great to see a good turn-out for the club champs last Sunday and thanks to our instructors for setting up some interesting courses and also to our club members who assisted on the day.
A few shots from Club Champs held last Sunday
Another good weekend in store with a chance of some snow late Sunday evening.
Friday 5 September
Mostly cloudy, with patchy rain north of Arthurs pass, but afternoon fine spells in the south.
Saturday 6 September
Mainly fine, areas of valley low cloud or fog morning and evening.
Sunday 7 September
Mainly fine with northwesterlies. Showers overnight with a cold strong southwest change. Snow lowering to 1000 metres.
Saturday 6 September – Pirate Party
Ahoy there Matey! Party like a pirate with thee Cap’n and crew at Cheeseman!
Saturday 13 September – Therma Tech Undie 500
Strip down to your ‘undies’ and join the fun negotiating creative challenges down the slopes and strut your stuff at the ‘Undie Parade’. Only $15pp and all entries guaranteed a prize!!
We hope you’ll make good use of the remaining days of the 2014 season – there looks to be some more good weather in store so no excuses really!
Cheers Cam & the Cheeseman Crew.