Thursday, September 30, 2010

Last Day of Sept and the Checklist

Well, today is the last day of September 2010 and here is where we stand with regards to winter readiness:

Snow guns ready - DONE

Chairlifts ready - DONE

Surface lifts ready - DONE (only have to put the rope on)

New surface lift installed - Not DONE - layout completed, will be done by end of October

Two snowcats ready - DONE

Additional snowcat purchased - DONE - Delivery second week of October

Earth work for Carters Crossing and Valley View - DONE

Rental Shop remodeled - Not DONE - Scheduled for November

Skis in rental shop tuned - Not DONE - Scheduled for November

Grass on all trails mowed - Not DONE for final time - will be in October at end of growing season

Winter advertising established - Half DONE

Additional skis, boards, boots and helmets for rental - Ordered - Delivery November 1

New feature(s) for park built - Not DONE

Sister ski area program established - DONE - posted on our web on ski rates page

Season Pass Sale & Swap scheduled - Yep, it's Sunday October 17 from 10 am to 5 pm

First 2010-11 season pass sold - DONE - Happened August 18

October Friday after Five - Yep it's tomorrow Friday October 1........see you then..........


Anonymous said...

Do you guys mow the trails yourself or have somebody do it for you? I saw it happen this spring driving by - the guy has no fear.

Seven Oaks said...

A friend does it......uses a huge four wheel tractor with a huge bat wing mower......I think it is much like the view from the groomer!