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Mother Nature is really making up for the tough start this winter as another 5" of new snow fell overnight.  This brings our season total to 83" with over 50" of that total in the last two weeks!  Conditions continue to be excellent with more...

It's just another powder morning here at Nub's with 6" of light and fluffy freshies on the ground and still coming down.  That's over 3' of new snow in the last 7 days!  Conditions are excellent from the glades to the groomers and the parks....

Nub's Nob has been blanketed with over a foot of fresh powder over the last three days and the lake effect is pouring on today! As of 10 p.m. we have received 12" of snow since this morning! Skiing is excellent; winter is finally here!...

The best snowmaking weather of the season arrived yesterday and our world class Snow Crew has been taking full advantage of it.  Not only are we really laying it down on Pintail Peak, but we are adding base to Valley, Birch Run, Smokey, Scarface, Chute, Big...

Already offering the most open slopes and chairlifts by far in the lower penninsula, the most award winning Snow Crew in the Midwest is back to work as the coldest air of the season so far enabled us to resume snowmaking just before noon today. ...

The lifts are now turning daily until the end of the ski season from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Holiday night skiing begins Saturday, December 26 from 6 to 10 p.m. The world-class Nub's snow Crew will shut down the lifts and re-groom the slopes...

With temperatures in the mid-50's and rain it is difficult to believe this is December 14. Despite the weather today there is some good news. Seasonable temperatures are forecasted to return later this week. The Midwest's most award-winning Snow Crew is eager to turn on...

Working with Mother Nature is never dull. She was kind to us earlier this season, allowing us to be the only ski area in the Lower Peninsula open all of Thanksgiving Weekend and we were open the following weekend as well. Thursday night things changed...

Thank-you for another great weekend at Nub's Nob. We had 5 runs and 2 lifts open, the sun was out and it felt like spring. We all are looking forward to cooler temperatures but it was nice to enjoy the sun and warmth over the...

The only ski area in the Lower Peninsula to be open all Thanksgiving weekend will re-open this Saturday. The award-winning Nub's Nob Snow Crew will have have 5 runs ready for today and tomorrow (December 5 & 6) including Big Time, Sno Pro, Smooth Sailing, Smokey and Chute. We...

It was great to see many of our friends back on the slopes this weekend! Thanks for coming out and enjoying your weekend with us. Our award-winning snow Crew will continue to work to provide the best conditions possible. We plan to open back up...

Our award-winning snow Crew continues to deliver at the only area open in the Lower Peninsula. Thanks to their efforts Sno Pro will be open this Sunday (11/29/15).  This is in addition to Smooth Sailing and our free beginner slope Big Time. We are open...

The most award winning Snow Crew in the Midwest took full advantage of the coldest temperatures of the season this year and made snow from Birch Run all the way across the front to Sno Pro Saturday night.  We even layed some powder down on Smooth Sailing...

This Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. Nub's Nob will host the 6th annual Rail Jam to benefit the Manna Food Project. This is a hike-up event on lower Scarface with multiple features set. Entry is a donation of 10 canned goods or $10. If...

Make your first turns of the year today! Smooth Sailing and Big Time are open today, Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We are at a special rate of $25 for a lift ticket and $25 for rentals all weekend. Tomorrow is a...

The 2015-16 season opener is this Friday! Smooth Sailing and Big Time will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lift tickets and rentals will be at a special $25 rate. Children 8 and under ski free any day with...

Enjoy the latest webcast featuring the award-winning Nub's Nob snow Crew in action. The Midwest's most decorated snowmakers will continue to take every opportunity to make snow in preparation of our favorite season. Give the Nub's Crew a hand and THINK SNOW!...

The holidays are right around the corner. Check-out our latest webcast featuring the awesome selection at our General Store. The Nub's Nob General Store is open Monday to Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed on Thanksgiving). This is the place to get outfitted for...

Saturday night at 7p.m. our award-winning Snow Crew fired up the snow guns again after the daytime warm up. Temperatures were slightly cooler than predicted and the Crew took full advantage of the temperatures. We will continue to make snow as mother nature allows. Give...

Last night at midnight the most award-winning snow Crew in the Midwest fired up the Nub's Nob snow guns for the first time this season.  YAHOO!  We were able to run till 6am when we discovered a leak in the main water line forcing us...

Despite a very warm November it does look like there is snowmaking weather on the horizon. The current forecast is for night time temperatures to dip below freezing this weekend. Rest assured that we are ready to turn on the guns and take advantage of...

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