Snow Ridge, N.Y.: Rain last weekend cut into skiing, but Pomalift expected to operate daily.
Stowe, Vt.: Fair skiing on Toll Road only. Single chair ran last weekend, is now scheduled to run weekdays as well. Newly cut Smugglers Trail on Spruce Peak may become best intermediate run on mountain. State has resurfaced mountain road with special nonskid compound put on Harlow Hill.
Mt. Snow, Vt.: No skiing last weekend. Latest double chair now ready. New 3,000-foot trail on North Slope will give the mountain a tough expert run.
Cannon Mt., N.H.: No skiing last weekend. New bus service will meet skiers off Boston train at Plymouth, return Sunday.
Belknap, N.H.: Poor skiing last week, none last weekend. New power unit on T bar will double capacity.
Wildcat, N.H.: Insufficient cover. Gondola cars, nine feet high, seven feet wide, arrived for installation on new lift scheduled to operate Jan. 15.
Mt. Graylock, Mass.: For those willing to carry skis up. Rockwell road offered three miles of fair running last weekend.
Other Spots: Lac Beauport, Que.: Rain last weekend, snow forecast. UP 12, LO 7. Mt. Tremblant. Que.: Snow cover starting to come in last weekend. Reservations getting tight Mittersill, N.H.: Will have artificial snow next weekend if temperatures stay below freezing. Black Mt., N.H.: Skiing poor, expect to have artificial snow cover this weekend. UP 4.