Red River snow report:

The Red River snow report is: 3 out of 7 Lifts open. Reopen 12/021 inches (3 cm) past 3 days. A covid facemask will be required at Red River Ski Area. Covid pass protection will not be available at Red River Ski Area. Despite Covid, Red River Ski Area will not require prior reservations. Red River Ski Area recommends pre-purchasingday lift tickets because of covid. See the Red River Ski Area Covid Page for additional information about the covid contingency measures in operation at Red River Ski Area. Covid information for Red River Ski Area was last updated on 2021-11-10 05:50:43. Red River Piste State: Machine Groomed.


Fresh snow depth:

Long snow history
No recent snow

Last significant snowfall:

Ankle
5cm
Sun 27 Nov (AM)
Origin:Report Origin

Red River snow depths: updated 28 November 2022

Upper snow depth:
91cm
Lower snow depth:
76cm

Red River resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Red River brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Red River snow report shown below was updated on 28 Nov 2022. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Red River.

Last snowfall:

1cm
Nov 10
7cm
Nov 14
1.0cm
Nov 24
5cm
Nov 27

Resort report:

Piste conditions:
Machine Groomed
Off Piste conditions:
Next snowfall:
1.0cm Fri 02 Dec (AM)
Next significant snowfall:
10cm Sun 11 Dec (PM)
Lifts open:
3 out of 7
Resort runs:

Red River snow conditions

  • 0
    Bluebird Powder days
  • 1
    Powder days
  • 5
    Bluebird days

Snow Radar

Latest snow reports near Red River:

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Red River Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Red River 2022. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

Snow reports for resorts near Red River

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Red River using our Snowfinder page.

Resort
Issued: yesterday 24km  away
Issued: yesterday 37km  away
Issued: 2 days ago 62km  away
Issued: 2 days ago 76km  away
Issued: 2 days ago 88km  away
Webcam
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Snow Depth
Upper
Lower
81cm
30cm
Upper
Lower
0cm
0cm
Upper
Lower
Upper
Lower
Upper
Lower
46cm
46cm
Piste State
Last Snow
Amount:
Date:
7cm
4 days ago
Amount:
Date:
4cm
4 days ago
Amount:
Date:
4cm
4 days ago
Amount:
Date:
4cm
4 days ago
Amount:
Date:
1.3cm
4 days ago
Next 9 Days
0-3
3-6
6-9
2.0cm
0.0cm
2.0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
1.0cm
0.0cm
1.0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
0.0cm
0.0cm
0.0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
1.0cm
0.0cm
1.0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
0.0cm
0.0cm
0.0cm
Weather
Thu
clear
Fri
light snow
Sat
cloud
Mid station 3203m
Thu
clear
Fri
snow showers
Sat
part cloud
Mid station 2938m
Thu
clear
Fri
light snow
Sat
cloud
Mid station 2632m
Thu
clear
Fri
snow showers
Sat
snow showers
Mid station 3056m
Thu
clear
Fri
light rain
Sat
rain showers
Mid station 1786m

Notes on the Red River Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Red River. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Red River piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Red River snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Red River, the Red River weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Red River weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Red River, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Red River. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Red River snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Red River snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Red River snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Red River snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Red River, study the Red River piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Red River snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Red River on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet North facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Red River (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Red River Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Red River snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.