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  1. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Chillan planning to open more lifts ("little by...

    Chillan planning to open more lifts ("little by little").

    https://www.nevadosdechillan.com/invierno/infonieve

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    Say they got 40cm recently.
  2. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Husky point sled dogs are keeping clients happy...

    Husky point sled dogs are keeping clients happy around Lonquimay.

    https://www.facebook.com/176899079417211/posts/1210598832713892/?d=n
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  3. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Bitter cold today, finally, so LP can continue...

    Bitter cold today, finally, so LP can continue the biggest snowmaking effort on record I figure. That prior scene will be white tomorrow.
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  4. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    Non-existent. What slid at the end of June was the end of it. The base is now hard compacted snow and dirt. Now if something minor-moderate falls in top of that, there will be places with a minor...
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    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210724/55c897ae...

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  6. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Well that is a world away from this ...

    Well that is a world away from this

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    Also 9 hours driving ….
  7. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    So restrictions are less for vaccinated Chileans...

    So restrictions are less for vaccinated Chileans and residents travelling (as of 26/07), but no opening up yet for foreigners in general.



    They cite the variants threat as the reason to keep...
  8. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    So I guess anyone planning on traveling to Chile...

    So I guess anyone planning on traveling to Chile this ski season has pretty much given up. The central zone, from Portillo to Chillan, has little snow, with no more on the horizon.

    Portillo is...
  9. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Region Metropolitana now in stage 3, as the total...

    Region Metropolitana now in stage 3, as the total country new cases plummet to 1,000-2,000 a day.
  10. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Freezing level redlines this week, but a hint of...

    Freezing level redlines this week, but a hint of relief has appeared on the central zone horizon.

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  11. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Antillanca has all the t-bars running! ...

    Antillanca has all the t-bars running!

    “[emoji3544]INFORMACIÓN IMPORTANTE
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    El centro de ski se encuentra abierto para todo público de lunes a domingo.
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    Carabineros controla en Aguas...
  12. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    A different take on Nevados de Chillan, exploring on foot and skis in search of Huemules, a rare Chilean deer, and part of the countries coat of arms.

    https://youtu.be/k_w3aropBz8

    Cool line...
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    The Sinovac vaccine is finally doing it for...

    The Sinovac vaccine is finally doing it for Chile, at the worst time of the year (winter). With 74% of adults fully vaxxed, and about 60% of the total pop., cases and positivity are falling fast.
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  14. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    The death knell for the central zone.

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210716/939a9a11aa4eb2482ae59fa9047d1b68.jpg


    No snow at all in July? Two snowfalls this year do not a season make….
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  15. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    The last hurrah in the south for a while.

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  16. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    July 26 the borders start to open for vaccinated...

    July 26 the borders start to open for vaccinated Chileans traveling, but no mention of foreign tourists yet.
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  17. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Las Mellizas last weekend, courtesy Rustiko of...

    Las Mellizas last weekend, courtesy Rustiko of Lonquimay

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  18. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Portillo trying to get some cash flow, 30%...

    Portillo trying to get some cash flow, 30% discount, redeemable to 2023.

    https://www.skiportillo.com/program-promotions/reserva-hoy-y-esquia-manana/
  19. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Border closure extended to July 25.

    Border closure extended to July 25.
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    This is a killer for Portillo and Valle Nevado,...

    This is a killer for Portillo and Valle Nevado, the two areas most dependent on foreign tourists.

    Corralco, Chillan and Osorno now open on weekends, just in time for winter holidays.
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  21. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Here are the changes to the COVID management...

    Here are the changes to the COVID management "Paso a Paso" plan:



    (Googles version)
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  22. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Expect an announcement soon on border...

    Expect an announcement soon on border restrictions, but with the Delta freak-out peaking, nobody wants to wreck the plunging cases. I figure if there is no bad Sinovac / Delta news soon, opening up...
  23. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    But on the reality front

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210708/d40036f72b1495176c3d8199dd9d5047.jpg

    Las Águilas is WYSIWYG, Phenomenal groomers.

    Top of Las Tórtolas.
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  24. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Business as usual on the ENSO front “ENSO...

    Business as usual on the ENSO front

    “ENSO Alert System Status: La Niña Watch


    Synopsis: ENSO-neutral is favored through the Northern Hemisphere summer and into the fall (51% chance for the...
  25. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    So the asamblea constituyente has begun, with...

    So the asamblea constituyente has begun, with difficulties. Poor govt planning in setting up the old congress building in downtown Santiago, different groups protesting, and various interruptions...
  26. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski areas can now open weekends, first time since...

    Ski areas can now open weekends, first time since 2019.

    https://www.nevasport.com/chilenoski/art/60941/centros-de-ski-podran-recibir-esquiadores-con-pase-de-movilidad-los-fines-de-semana/


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  27. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    Good day in La Parva. Las Vegas and Fabres closed, but 5 skiable lifts were available, all upper mountain. Basically one run each, except for Las Águilas chair, with 3.

    Windy early.
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  28. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    What to expect in La Parva tomorrow. ...

    What to expect in La Parva tomorrow.

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210704/5f50b1ec4a884be9b7d40a513c38a088.jpg


    Amazing the change in outdoorsmanship in pandemia. No lifts or services...
  29. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    V Copahue is acting up again, and may be entering...

    V Copahue is acting up again, and may be entering a new cycle.

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    Antillanca still waiting for more snow, but may open this week. They also are applying to open weekends.


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  30. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    So La Parva is supposed to open most of the area...

    So La Parva is supposed to open most of the area on Monday. I am waiting until then.

    Manantiales looked skiable following some very narrow wind drift lines thru the mine fields. Too bad the...
  31. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Portillos undated info on delay to Jul 31 ...

    Portillos undated info on delay to Jul 31 opening

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    English version is unreadable
  32. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Just when you think there cannot be a nicer...

    Just when you think there cannot be a nicer sunset, it happens.

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  33. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    In La Parva today, with Santiago on the left,...

    In La Parva today, with Santiago on the left, Manantiales, Chimenea, Falso Parva, la Parva town and lower runs, and El Cono de El Colorado.
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  34. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    More on the progress of the mountain access issue, now getting more convergence between central and local govts, private interests, eco activists, andinistas, and so on. Good news, new rules should...
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    Good to see somebody is skiing. The current...

    Good to see somebody is skiing.

    The current rainfall and deficits, going N-S are:

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  36. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    A booster, or third shot, is being discussed here...

    A booster, or third shot, is being discussed here now, with the objective of starting to roll it out for over 80's in Sept. Everything is on the table.


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  37. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Too bad the storm lord is napping 378228 ...

    Too bad the storm lord is napping

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    And note any recent snow info on snow forecast is algorithm generated. Exaggerated forecasts, exaggerated "last snowfall", and the alerts aren´t worth...
  38. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    Nevados de Chillan, making snow and opening a bunny run July 1 ( pista novicios, sector tío Willy).

    https://www.nevadosdechillan.com/invierno/

    “Después de un invierno en que no pudimos...
  39. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    No more haciendo cumbre on V Osorno

    https://www.nevasport.com/chilenoski/art/60876/por-accidentes-se-reitera-prohibicion-de-escalar-el-volcan-osorno/

    No opening date either.

    Antillanca sez...
  40. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    Villarrica Pucón appears ready to open

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210628/2189cf276a436b4280e26068cf00bc29.jpg

    But with 300-400 cases per 100k currently, they cannot give a date yet....
  41. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Cono este was skied already ...

    Cono este was skied already

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    Seems the base is not quite enough on the lower...

    Seems the base is not quite enough on the lower runs in La Parva, which is delaying opening to July 5, while they make more snow.
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  43. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Ski Chile 2021

    El Franciscano in La Parva, run prepping

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    V Callaqui today
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  44. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Sunset in Stgo, Cerró San Ramon ...

    Sunset in Stgo, Cerró San Ramon

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    Chillan put up a moon shot from last night.
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  45. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Perhaps 30-40cm fell in total Thursday ...

    Perhaps 30-40cm fell in total

    Thursday
    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210626/11098100c3913de27e59b1f1f516f302.jpg

    Saturday and the rebels are out
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  46. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Not to be outdone, out of the gate is Corralco,...

    Not to be outdone, out of the gate is Corralco, June 29.

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  47. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Colorado, as is its wont to do, is the first to...

    Colorado, as is its wont to do, is the first to announce "pre-opening", citing phase 2 rules with Pase Movilidad.



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    On the other hand, maybe AZ or Pfizer are not as...

    On the other hand, maybe AZ or Pfizer are not as effective on variants, what with two of the most vaxed countries in the world now experiencing relative surges.

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    Israel...
  49. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    Profesor Eduardo’s pronóstico for today ...

    Profesor Eduardo’s pronóstico for today

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  50. Thread: Ski Chile 2021

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    This means we can ski in the Farellones area in...

    This means we can ski in the Farellones area in July.
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