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The 2016/2017 Snowfall Log and Commentary for both Silver Valley Ski Areas was last updated on Friday, March 24, 2017.

Future Chairs #5 and #6

The First Phase of the next expansion at Lookout Pass Ski Area will involve two new lifts facing what is now the "Montana Side" of Runt Mountain. This Phase "has undergone the prescreening process required by the National Environmental Protection Act. The U.S. Forest Service has accepted the concept for Phase One, including two double chairs off a mountain now christened "Eagle Peak" that straddles the Idaho/Montana border. The trail plan seeks to take advantage of as many north-facing slopes as possible. Skiing and riding will take place on about 700 acres. About 1,400 vertical feet will drop through a variety of intermediate and advanced terrain. Beautiful ridge lines sweeping into the new base area offer outstanding views."

The above quote and the following map are taken from the future expansion page at the official resort website in order to further illustrate the proposed expansion.

Exit 0 reference not found Exit 0 image not found Current view of I-90 traffic
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at Exit 0
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The 2014/2015 Snowfall Log and Commentary for both Silver Valley Ski Areas
was last updated on Friday, August 26, 2016.

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Marsh Scientific Services
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