Giants Ridge Adjusts Hours for Cold Weather

Hibbing Alpine Invitation scheduled for Thursday has been postponed

BIWABIK, Minn. – Due to the extremely cold temperatures that have been predicted for Thursday, January 5, Giants Ridge Ski Area will be closed.

The Hibbing Alpine Invitation scheduled for Thursday has been postponed until further notice.

Hours will be reduced on Friday and Saturday, January 6 and 7, with the ski area closing at 4:30 p.m.

Regular hours are set to resume on Sunday, January 8.

Thursday 1/5: Closed
Friday 1/6: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (no night skiing or Fantastic Fridays)
Saturday 1/7: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (no night skiing)
Sunday 1/8: 9 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. (regular hours)

The Mesabi East Nordic Race scheduled for Saturday, January 7, has been postponed to Saturday, Jan. 14, due to the MSHSL standards for Nordic skiing. Competitions are not permitted when the ambient temperature is below -4 degrees and when the wind is over 10 mph, and the weather predicted is outside of these guidelines.

For more head over to http://www.giantsridge.com

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