A Lesson in Snow Management
On the surface, snowmaking seems like a relatively simple concept. Wait for Mother Nature to provide cold temperatures, send water and compressed air through the network of pipes on the mountain, and “presto;” white gold comes shooting out of snow gun nozzles and falls quietly to the trail surface ready for our enjoyment. While this is partially true, the science behind snowmaking is much more complex and fascinating, right down to the molecular level, but that lesson is for a different time. For a deep dive check out the recent Epic By Nature podcast episode The Magic of Snowmaking .READ MORE. . .