The driving winter storm system that has delivered inches upon inches of measurable precipitation across much of California is welcome news to the state’s ski resorts.
Mammoth Mountain in the Eastern Sierra has received more than a foot of new snow in the last 24 hours, with more snow forecasted to arrive throughout Monday night and into Tuesday morning.
The resort projects between 30 and 36 inches to fall overnight.
On Monday, officials announced that this year’s snowfall has already surpassed last year’s total. The resort has seen 270 inches of snow accumulation so far this season.
The winter season falls between the months of October and March. Last year, Mammoth Mountain received 223 inches of snowfall during the winter season, officials said.
To see a full list of snowfall totals throughout the years, click here.
California Ski Report (January 9, 2023)
|Resort Name||Snowfall (24hrs)||Base Depth||Open Trails||Open Lifts|
|Bear Valley||12″||116″ Machine Groomed||50/5689% Open||8/10|
|Boreal Mountain Resort||14″||107″ Powder||5/3415% Open||4/8|
|Dodge Ridge||11″||70-80″ Powder||67/71100% Open||7/10|
|Heavenly||–||50-109″ Powder||44/97116% Open||27/28|
|Homewood Mountain Resort||–||50-86″ Powder||29/6794% Open||5/8|
|June Mountain||8″||71″ Powder||42/4398% Open||4/7|
|Mammoth Mountain||14″||140-194″ Powder||118/17368% Open||18/25|
|Mountain High||–||20-30″ Packed Powder||27/5929% Open||8/14|
|Mt. Shasta Ski Park||10″||92″ Powder||38/38100% Open||4/5|
|Northstar California||9″||48-98″ Powder||100/10089% Open||19/20|
|Palisades Tahoe||8″||40″ Powder||132/24554% Open||29/44|
|Sierra-at-Tahoe||11″||82-125″ Powder||40/4785% Open||5/14|
|Ski China Peak||8″||80″ Machine Groomed||52/52100% Open||8/11|
|Snow Summit||–||24-36″ Machine Groomed||27/27104% Open||10/16|
|Snow Valley||2″||18-36″ Machine Groomed||19/3259% Open||6/12|
|Sugar Bowl Resort||11″||79-123″ Powder||79/10575% Open||9/12|
|Tahoe Donner||6″||30-50″ Powder||16/1794% Open||4/5|