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June Mountain

June Mountain

Overall
Overall PAF Score

Overall
Rank

117

Rank in
Region

17

Rank in
State

15

This resort is often compared with:

Mammoth
Kirkwood
Heavenly
Best time for snow at
June Mountain
Snow quality compared w/
rest of North American resorts
Last 10 Days of Snowfall at June Mountain

Powder
Forecast

Powder Forecast
Monday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Tuesday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Wednesday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Thursday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Friday
Day
0"
Night
0"
True Snow: 266" per year
Snow Quality Rank

85

Accounts for resorts' snow quantity, moisture content, latitude, elevation, and slope aspects.

Dump Potential Rank

114

June Mountain is ranked No. 114 in North America for its total snowfall during an average season.

Historical Powder Odds
Daily Lottery

% of days with more than 6" of snow

11.9%

Extended Stay

% of months with more than 90" of snow

14.0%

Drought Threat

% of months with less than 30" of snow

35.0%

*Special thanks to Tony Crocker and Bestsnow.net.

Dump Potential Rank

114

June Mountain is ranked No. 114 in North America for its total snowfall during an average season.

Snow
Quality
Rank

85

Accounts for resorts' snow quantity, moisture content, latitude, elevation, and slope aspects.

Total Snow Score

This score accounts for total snow quantity, its moisture content, the resort's latitude, elevation, and its slope aspects, which affect total snow preservation.

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Core Strengths of June Mountain

Core Strengths
Snow Quality
rank
85
score
57.1
Snow Volume
rank
114
score
47.6
Overall
rank
117
score
54.5

Trail Breakdown

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Vertical Drop

2590 ft

10135 ft
Base Elevation: 7545 ft

Slope Aspects

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A few words on the Snow at June Mountain

June Mt has average snow frequency of 11.9% of winter days with 6 inches or more and 14% of winter months with 90 inches or more, but suffers 35% of winter months with less than 30 inches. June is attractive for powder on bad weather days when Mammoth's upper lifts are closed and also sees far less competition for fresh tracks.

Accumulation and Preservation

It takes high snowfall for June Mt. to reach full operation by Christmas, because its steepest terrain is at low altitude. California droughts can be extreme, so even the snowiest areas are less than ¼ open at Christmas in the worst 15% of seasons. June Mt. is mostly north facing and tops out at 10,100 feet so its snow preservation is very good. June Mt. is usually best skied in February and March.