October 18, 2023. Life in Living Colour.

The incredible peak fall color has come and gone. Some of the most amazing fall foliage we have ever seen. We are closing in on the end of our 2023 Summer Season, the busiest summer by far in the history of Ruby 360 Lodge. We will close out the summer after 2 more sold out […]

August 1, 2023. Summer.

We are in the middle of an incredible summer season at the lodge which began the third weekend of May. The busiest summer in the history of Ruby 360 Lodge. Weekend dinners are sold out nearly 2 weeks in advance. We have a wonderful crew putting on the show each night of the service. The […]

February 14, 2023. valentine’s day.

Valentine’s Day storm with 6-10 inches of new snow overnight and through the day. Snow and cloud kept us in Conrad Creek throughout the day where we skied 8 runs of cold smoke in the snowcats. Current base in Conrad is more than 6 feet, more than a third above the current average for the […]

January 19, 2023. one of the best days ever.

There isn’t much of anything to say other than today was one of the best days ever. Literally, top 10 in 46 years. 20″ of super light density snow in 12 hours and more than 4 feet in the last week. It is as good as it gets anywhere, anytime. Clearing trend begins overnight with […]

January 13, 2023. Day 1.

Day 1, Year 46. We battled a strong Southwest wind all day today to open year 46. We found good shallow powder skiing in Talbot Creek, skiing 5 runs before being closed out by windy conditions in the afternoon. Active weather is expected beginning tomorrow afternoon with a Snow Advisory for the Ruby Mountains with […]

January 12, 2023. tomorrow.

Eve of Year 46. We spent the day with guide recon teams finding great coverage throughout our terrain skied today with an 8 foot base in the Lamoille Canyon area. 16 guests arrived this afternoon/ evening to begin year 46 tomorrow. The vibe is electric and now is the time. See you tomorrow for day […]

January 9, 2023. The start.

Guides arrived last night, today was the first day of guide training of the 2023 season. We spent the day doing medical refreshers and making preparations for the season. We are currently under a winter storm warning with up to 2 feet of new snow expected in the Ruby Mountains by tomorrow. The long range […]

December 2, 2022. Welcome December.

What a storm. The winter storm advisory was upgraded to a winter storm warning through the night of December 1st. We had a Christmas Party for a local business at Ruby 360 Lodge last night. It was a very festive night especially when the snowflakes started to fall. By the time guests left, it was […]

November 27, 2022. Thankful.

Happy Thanksgiving from Ruby. We spent the holiday weekend with family, wonderful food, great memories and beautiful views of the white Ruby Mountains. Like most of the West, The Great Basin has been under a high pressure ridge for the last several weeks. While there hasn’t been any active weather since November 8/9th, temperatures have […]

March 27, 2022. High risk, low reward.

Warm temperatures, cloud cover, moderate winds. For only the second time in the 2022 season, we did not ski today, some due to weather, some due to us finishing the run guarantee for the three day tour yesterday but mostly because there was a high risk and a low reward for the skiing today so […]