Nub's Nob, Cross Village: New area with 2 miles of trails. Poma 1,900/450/800; lodge; restaurant; shop. Reservations: Norm Sarns, Cross Village. Snow conditions: NORM SARNS, Harbor Springs 1164-W2.
Pine Mt., Iron Mt.: Open slopes, with 3,800-foot run, open 116 days, avg. min. snow depth 10 inches, year's crowd 20,000. 6 rope tows. New: Riblet double chair 2,350/340/900; lodge. Reservations: Pine Mt. Corp., Pine Mt. Lodge, Iron Mt. Snow conditions: LAVERN TREPP or IRVING JOHNSON, Pine Mt. Lodge, Iron Mt. 2137.
Porcupine Mts. State Park, 17 miles from Ontonagon: 4� miles of trails, open 90 days, avg. min. snow depth 12 inches, year's crowd 26,000. Twin T bars 2,800/600/1,200; 3 rope tows. New: ski shelter completed; W-2 ski run smoothed. Reservations: Secretary, Ontonagon Tourist Council, Ontonagon. Snow conditions: KNOX JAMISON, Silver City 32.
Thunder Mt., Boyne Falls: 4 miles of trails, open 100 days, avg. min. snow depth 18 inches, year's crowd 7,000. Poma 2,400/510/820; 4 rope tows. New: 1,000-foot rope tow; 2,100-foot run; lodge improved; ski patrol; ski school dorm. Reservations: Joseph H. Behse, Boyne Falls. Snow conditions: JOSEPH H. BEHSE, Boyne Falls 61.
Walloon Hills Ski Area, Walloon Lake: 4 miles of trails, open 98 days, avg. min. snow depth 10 inches, year's crowd 5,000. Poma 2,000/400/1,000. Reservation: Walloon Hills Ski Area, Box 186, Walloon Lake. Snow conditions: DONALD BARRETT, Walloon Lake, Kellogg 1-2702 or 1-3381.
Lookout Mt. Ski Lodge, Virginia: New area with 3 miles of trails. Riblet double chair 1,500/275/900; double-deck chalet. Reservations: Lookout Mt. Ski Lodge, Virginia. Snow conditions: ANDY BRADISH, Virginia, Sherwood 1-2717.
Lutsen Resort, Lutsen: 3 miles of trails, open 85 days, avg. min. snow depth 8 inches, year's crowd 8,000. 4 rope tows. New: 4,000-foot intermediate run; heated swimming pool. Reservations: Lutsen Resort, Lutsen. Snow conditions: GEORGE NELSON JR., Lutsen, Mohawk 3-7551.
Mt. Normandale Ski Lodge, 5 miles from Minneapolis: Open slopes, open only 3 days due to lack of snow. Platter-type lift 1,000/200/500. Reservations: Mt. Normandale Ski Lodge, 86 and Normandale South, Minneapolis. Snow conditions: GORDON BOWEN, Minneapolis, South 1-7515.
Pine Bend Ski Area, St. Paul: 3 miles of trails, open only 2 days last season but normally open 65 days, avg. min. snow depth 10 inches, normal year's crowd 15,000. 4 rope tows. New: lodge; ski shop; restaurant; slopes smoothed. Reservations: Oscar Cyr, Route #1, South St. Paul. Snow conditions: OSCAR CYR, Hasting, Geneva 7-4636.