Report & Webcams


Report & Webcams


We will be reopening for May skiing and riding May 15 & 16, and May 22 & 23. See you then!

Please read our COVID-19 protocols here before visiting us.

Monday, May 10 – 8:30 a.m.

May 2021 Mountain Report

Resort Access Status
Aerial Tram The Tram will be reopening May 15 for summer operations
Nordic Skiing The Girdwood Nordic 5k Loop, & upper valley trails are CLOSED
Alyeska Ski Area Status
CLOSED Open for May Ops –  May 15 & 16 and 22 & 23
Please call our Information Hotline at (907) 754-7669 for regular updates

Mountain Updates

Monday, May 10, 2021

Update as of 8:30 a.m.

We will be reopening for skiing and riding Saturday, May 15. Uploads will include the tram and Ted’s Express with skiing on Glacier Bowl Express. There is no beginner terrain offered in May. Visit the Daylodge or Tram Ticket Office for all lift tickets, season pass pickup and mountain access.

MIDWEEK PASSHOLDERS: All 20/21 and 21/22 midweek passes are valid for May skiing, however, midweek passholders must stop by the Daylodge MLC desk to pick up a lift ticket though, please bring your pass with you.

* ’21/22 season passes are on sale now at their lowest price possible of 33% off & include skiing & riding for the rest of this season. Midweek passes for next year also include skiing in May!! Don’t miss out – click HERE for pass pricing & more info.

Review our Ops Plan & mask requirements Here

Attention Hikers:

The LOWER mountain is currently OPEN to uphill traffic. Terrain accessible on Chair 7 and Bear Cub Quad is open for skinning and hiking. This area is not patrolled and unmarked hazards may exist. Please use caution while enjoying this terrain. Do not hike above the Chair 3 T intersection.

Winner Creek Trail is OPEN for out-and-back hiking but the Hand Tram is CLOSED. Please obey all posted signs & closures. Get out & enjoy the multi-use & ski only trails in the Girdwood Valley!

Photo of the Day


New Snow

(Last 24 Hours)


Snow Depth

(Top of GBX)


Season Total

(Top of GBX)


Snow Report

    Base Mid Mountain Top of Glacier Bowl Express
Snow Depth 10″ 82″ 112″
Temp 50 42 40
Wind Calm 5 mph 5 mph
Visibility Good Good Good
Conditions Overcast Overcast Overcast
Snow Conditions – Main Trails Groomed Groomed Groomed
Snow Conditions – Off Trails Spring Corn Spring Corn Variable

Trail & Outer Area Status

Trails Status Outer Areas Status
Upper Bowl Closed Chuck’s Gate Closed
North Face Closed Sundeck Gate Closed
Pump Station 3 Park Closed Ragdoll Gate Closed
Lower Bowl Closed Christmas Chute Closed
Tanaka Closed Chilkoot Knoll Closed
Refinery Terrain Park Closed High Traverse Closed

Lift Status & Hours

Lift Status Hours/Notes
Aerial Tram CLOSED
Reopening May 15
Glacier Bowl Express CLOSED
Reopening May 15
Ted’s Express CLOSED
Reopening May 15
Bear Cub Quad CLOSED
Reopening June 11 (biking)
Chair 7 CLOSED

 Current Conditions & Forecast


Glacier Bowl 360° Cam

Turnagain Arm

Upper Tram

Top of Glacier Bowl Express

Base of Glacier Bowl Express


The North Face

Ted’s Express Base

Max’s Mountain

Ted’s Express

Hotel Courtyard



Seward Highway

 Info Hotline

For updates on all trails, lifts, events and mountain status, please call our information hotline.

Hotline: 907-754-7669

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