We’re all ready for the snow now, thanks to a party of about 15 members who made the trek up Raise today to finish off the winter’s tasks in some fairly grizzly drizzly weather.
The hangers have new bolts to replace the original pins, they’re greased and re-hung. The new safety cable to the stop buttons is installed in the trench up the pylon line, dug by sweat of member brow.
There’s a new heater in the club hut, the water to the powder room flows freely again, the snow fencing is repaired and the Kubota four-wheel drive flatbed canopy is lashed down below the tow hut to provide a temporary shelter for the portable ski tow.
(The portable tow goes out whenever the snow is particularly good and gives access to a significantly b...