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Snow Trails Packing In The Fun

24 Feb , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

Snow Trails has one ongoing and two upcoming events over the next two weeks that include races and a special slalom course.

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All About Richland

February Fun At Snow Trails

11 Feb , 2021  

By 1812Blockhouse

There are several opportunities yet this month to enjoy Ohio’s finest ski resort, Snow Trails. Not only are recent snows adding to the downhill slopes, but events this month — including the 60th Annual Ski Carnival — will put a smile on any winter enthusiast’s face.

As described on its website, the resort features six chairlifts, including a slow moving Beginner’s Double Chairlift and two ski carpets dedicated to the Beginner’s Area. A third carpet lift is utilized for the Snow Tubing Park with the “Longest Tubing Lanes in Ohio.” The Resort offers 17 total trails including the Timberline trail – “Longest Trail in Ohio.” There are three glade areas, plus four terrain parks. A 9,000 sq. ft. Rental Center houses user friendly equipment and offers a self service system. More…

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Sports

Snow Trails Open For 60th Anniversary Season

19 Dec , 2020  

By 1812Bockhouse

Ohio’s premier ski resort opened on Friday after snowfall, cold temperatures, and snowmaking combined to make it possible.

Snow Tails is open for skiing and snowboarding, as the Tweeted video announcement below shared . The slopes will be open this weekend from 9 AM to 9 PM both days.

The folks at Snow Trails remind guests that safety and good times is their number one priority. They are asking everyone to be courteous and to allow space for each other indoors and outdoors, to wear face coverings, and to follow their Safe Season Plans related to COVID-19 mandates and limits on capacities. More…

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Sports

Update: Opening Day Still Up In The Air, But May Be Coming Soon

15 Dec , 2020  

By 1812Blockhouse

There’s something in the air — in addition to the cold temperatures, that is — that suggests that the Opening Date for Snow Trail’s magic 60th anniversary season will be here soon.

The ski resort’s Snow Report, issued on Monday evening, describes what goes into the determination of when to open. “Snowmaking resumed today at 1PM and will run through the night! Thankful to see the forecast allow for snowmaking to continue nightly this week! Some temps are forecasted to be marginal with high humidity, so we can’t make a determination on Opening Day just yet. To build the base of snow needed we look for multiple productive nights of snowmaking at or below 29F and 60% Relative Humidity, otherwise production can be limited.” More…

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All About Richland

With Snow On Its Way, Can Skiing Be Far Behind?

29 Nov , 2020  

There’s some not-so-out there speculation this weekend that the with the arrival of December, some snow may be falling on north central Ohio this week.

How much remains to be experienced.

That shared, it’s sure to put a smile on the faces at Ohio’s premier ski resort, Richland County’s Snow Trails, which is getting ready for its 60th season. A mid-December opening date for skiing and for snow tubing is typical, with the 2019 date being December 13. More…

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All About Richland, Sports

Snow Trails Announces Plans For The Season, Date For Glow Tubing

14 Dec , 2019  

If you’re looking for some winter fun in the form of skiing or snowboarding, you’re in luck. And snow tubing will be available a bit later in the month.

SnowTrails, our local winter sport resort, is monitoring both the weather and the slopes, and providing continual updates around opening day and conditions at the ski resort. The latest information is that they will reopen for Kick-Off Weekend on Friday, December 13, from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM; however, this is only for those hitting the slopes to ski or snowboard. More…

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All About Richland

58th Annual Ski Carnival To Bring Fun To The Slopes

11 Feb , 2019  

Ohio’s premier resort for skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing will host the 58th Annual Ski Carnival February 23 and 24. The weekend festivities have been celebrated since the very first season in 1961-‘62 at Snow Trails. More…

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All About Richland

Twelfth Annual Will Tube For Food Coming To Snow Trails

15 Jan , 2018  

Have fun next week while making a difference for those in need.

On Thursday, January 25 from 5 PM to 9:30 PM and on Friday, January 26 from 5 PM to Midnight, Snow Trails is hosting the twelfth annual Will Tube for Food.

Along with a donation of at least one non-perishable food item and the purchase of a 2 hour Snow Tubing ticket, guests will receive one 2 hour tubing ticket of the same and available for use on the same evening. More…

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All About Richland, History & Tourism

Mansfield Named An Affordable “Ski Town”

21 Nov , 2017  

Not only has a reputable organization just named Mansfield as a “ski town,” it included it on a list of the ten most affordable ski towns in America.

The official website of the National Association of Realtors named Mansfield as #8 nationally in a piece published on Monday entitled, “Hit Peak Living in America’s 10 Most – and Least – Affordable Ski Towns.” More…

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All About Richland, Sports

Skiing On For This Weekend; Catch A Webcam

10 Dec , 2016  

As promised, we are updating our story from earlier this week about the possibility that the 56th Season at Snow Trails would begin this weekend.

On Friday, the official announcement came – it’s on!

Here’s what Snow Trails had to share on their blog, More…

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All About Richland, Sports

Snow Trails Predicts Weekend Opening

8 Dec , 2016  

Winter is here! Or, at least, it will be here in time for a weekend opening at Snow Trails, officials there declared on Tuesday.

An official declaration on the starting day for Snow Trails’ 56th season will take on Friday, but tentatively, the magic date and time are this Sunday, December 11 at 9:00 AM. Regular weekday hours would follow beginning on Monday from 10:00 AM to 9:30 PM each day. More…

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