Tag Archives: Birch Run

What looks nice, hits nice

The temps dropped a little bit today and looks like the park crew took full advantage. This type of weather swing is ideal for making clean, predictable ramps because the snow is packable and then freezes.  The tracks on the … Continue reading

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180 Off

Hugh was hanging out in the Birch Run Terrain Park for a while to get some photos.  The soft snow made for sweet landings. If you are wondering about 180 off, it means to do a 180 coming off the … Continue reading

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Catching some air off the rail

  There were quite a few skiers and riders hitting the features, hiking, and then hitting them again. The soft snow made for nice landings off the rails.                    

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Birch Run Terrain Park Open!

Hey Park Riders, Birch Run is open!  It’s an early season set-up, perfect for starting out easy and getting that magic you had back from last season.  I took a run through today after checking out the new PARK S.M.A.R.T. … Continue reading

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New features

As I was driving past the Rail Barn I noticed our new wall ride, and rails were complete and outside.  What you are looking at is a wall-ride, battleship rail, banana rail, and a new box.  That there is some … Continue reading

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Snow!

We have been getting snow storm after snow storm making for great conditions. We have been busy trying to get the parks dug out and have completed a new set in Playground, including a couple of progression hips and a … Continue reading

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Birch Run Done

We finished tuning the upper end of Birch Run today. Look for a couple progression boxes and some updated rails, including our rainbow box. We also squeezed in another jump for a total of three. We will be focusing on … Continue reading

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Pond Skim

Tomorrow we will be hosting the last event of the year which is the Pond Skim. We are going to try and keep Birch Run open for as long as possible but that’s all dependent on weather. Spring skiing is at an … Continue reading

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Deep Snow

Another brisk day up here at Smuggs and conditions are still all time. As you can see the snow is deep and ready for the taking. Log Jam got a good reshape this morning and the Zone is still under construction … Continue reading

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Early Week Update

We picked up a fresh dusting last night which really helped smooth out some of the low points in Birch Run along with Log Jam. The Zone is currently in excellent shape and was freshly groomed this morning as was … Continue reading

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