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The Biggest and Best Ski and Snowboard Resorts in the Midwest - Mountain Stats

Comparison of the Best Ski Resorts in the Midwest
Rankings by True-Up Vertical Descent




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The Midwest States are home to many very popular ski resorts around the Great Lakes region. While flatter than the rest of the US, there are still many great ski areas for skiing & snowboarding.

The following is a ranking of ski resorts in the Midwest. Get accurate ski resort stats and comparisons - what are Boyne Mountain stats, Boyne Highlands stats, Blue Mountain stats, etc.

Mount Bohemia Ski Resort, Michigan

Mount Bohemia stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 820 ft

820 ft

100-250 acres

Lutsen Mountains Ski Resort, Minnesota

Lutsen stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 760 ft

760 ft

250-500 acres

Blue Mountain Ski Resort, Ontario

Blue Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 727 ft

732 ft

250-500 acres

Spirit Mountain Ski Area, Minnesota

Spirit Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 700 ft

700 ft

100-250 acres

Granite Peak Ski Area, Wisconsin

Granite Peak stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 700 ft

700 ft

250-500 acres

Searchmont Ski Resort, Ontario

Searchmont stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 690 ft

690 ft

less than 100 acres

Calabogie Peaks Resort, Ontario

Calabogie stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 684 ft

684 ft

less than 100 acres

Porcupine Mountain Ski Resort, Michigan

Porcupine Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 787 ft

641 ft

less than 100 acres

Mystic Miner Ski Resort at Deer Mountain, South Dakota

Mystic Miner stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 620 ft

620 ft

100-250 acres

Boyne Highlands Ski Resort, Michigan

Boyne Highlands stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 552 ft

552 ft

250-500 acres

Indianhead Mountain Ski Resort, Michigan

Indianhead stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 540 ft

540 ft

100-250 acres

Mt. La Crosse Ski Area, Wisconsin

Mt. La Crosse stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 516 ft

516 ft

less than 100 acres

Giants Ridge Ski Resort, Minnesota

Giants Ridge stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 500 ft

500 ft

100-250 acres

Devils Head Ski Resort, Wisconsin

Devils Head stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 500 ft

500 ft

100-250 acres

Chestnut Mountain Ski Resort, Illinois

Chestnut Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 475 ft

475 ft

less than 100 acres

Blackjack Ski Resort, Michigan

Blackjack stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 465 ft

465 ft

100-250 acres

Boyne Mountain Ski Resort, Michigan

Boyne Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 460 ft

460 ft

250-500 acres

Marquette Mountain Ski Area, Michigan

Marquette stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 460 ft

460 ft

100-250 acres

Cascade Mountain Ski Resort, Wisconsin

Cascade Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 460 ft

460 ft

100-250 acres

Huff Hills Ski Area, North Dakota

Huff Hills stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 450 ft

450 ft

less than 100 acres

Nub's Nob Ski Area, Michigan

Nub's Nob stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 427 ft

427 ft

100-250 acres

Coffee Mill Ski Area, Minnesota

Coffee Mill stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 425 ft

425 ft

less than 100 acres

Sundown Mountain Ski Resort, Iowa

Sundown Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 420 ft

420 ft

less than 100 acres

Big Powderhorn Ski Area, Michigan

Big Powderhorn stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 420 ft

420 ft

250-500 acres

Perfect North Slopes Ski Area, Indiana

Perfect North Slopes stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 400 ft

400 ft

less than 100 acres

Alpine Valley Ski Resort, Wisconsin

Alpine Valley stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 388 ft

388 ft

less than 100 acres

Mount St. Louis Moonstone Ski Resort, Ontario

Mount St. Louis Moonstone stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 410 ft

380 ft

100-250 acres

Caberfae Peaks Ski Resort, Michigan

Caberfae Peaks stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 380 ft

380 ft

100-250 acres

Welch Village Ski and Snowboard Area, Minnesota

Welch Village stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 360 ft

360 ft

100-250 acres

Whitecap Mountains Ski Resort, Wisconsin

Whitecap stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 360 ft

360 ft

100-250 acres

Otsego Club Ski Resort, Michigan

Otsego Club stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 358 ft

358 ft

less than 100 acres

Afton Alps Ski Resort, Minnesota

Afton Alps stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 350 ft

350 ft

100-250 acres

Frost Fire Ski and Snowboard Area, North Dakota

Frost Fire stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 350 ft

350 ft

less than 100 acres

Christie Mountain Ski Resort, Wisconsin

Christie Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 350 ft

350 ft

less than 100 acres

Norway Mountain Ski Resort, Michigan

Norway Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 320 ft

320 ft

100-250 acres

Shanty Creek Ski Resort, Michigan

Shanty Creek stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 320 ft

320 ft

100-250 acres

Mt. Ashwabay Recreation Area, Wisconsin

Mt. Ashwabay stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 317 ft

317 ft

less than 100 acres

Powder Ridge Ski Area, Minnesota

Powder Ridge stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 310 ft

310 ft

less than 100 acres

Hidden Valley Ski Area, Missouri

Hidden Valley stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 310 ft

310 ft

less than 100 acres

Buck Hill Ski Area, Minnesota

Buck Hill stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 306 ft

306 ft

less than 100 acres

Paoli Peaks Ski Area, Indiana

Paoli Peaks stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Crystal Mountain Ski Resort, Michigan

Crystal Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Wild Mountain Ski Area, Minnesota

Wild Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Snow Creek Ski Area, Missouri

Snow Creek stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Bottineau Winter Park, North Dakota

Bottineau Winter Park stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Mad River Mountain Ski Resort, Ohio

Mad River Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Snow Trails Ski Resort, Ohio

Snow Trails stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Mont Du Lac Ski Area, Wisconsin

Mont Du Lac stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Tyrol Basin Ski and Snowboard Area, Wisconsin

Tyrol Basin stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 300 ft

300 ft

less than 100 acres

Andes Tower Hills Ski Area, Minnesota

Andes Tower Hills stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 290 ft

290 ft

less than 100 acres

Bear's Den Ski Area, North Dakota

Bear's Den stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 290 ft

290 ft

less than 100 acres

Seven Oaks Recreation Center, Iowa

Seven Oaks stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 275 ft

275 ft

less than 100 acres

Nordic Mountain Ski Hill, Wisconsin

Nordic Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 265 ft

265 ft

less than 100 acres

Ski Snowstar Resort, Illinois

Ski Snowstar stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 262 ft

262 ft

less than 100 acres

Trollhaugen Ski Resort, Wisconsin

Trollhaugen stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 260 ft

260 ft

less than 100 acres

Christmas Mountain Village, Wisconsin

Christmas Mountain stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 250 ft

250 ft

less than 100 acres

Crystal Ridge Ski and Snowboard Area, Wisconsin

Crystal Ridge stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 245 ft

245 ft

less than 100 acres

Mt. Crescent Ski Area, Iowa

Mt. Crescent stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 240 ft

240 ft

less than 100 acres

Mount Kato Ski Area, Minnesota

Mount Kato stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 240 ft

240 ft

less than 100 acres

Boston Mills Brandywine Ski Resort, Ohio

Boston Mills Brandywine stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 240 ft

240 ft

less than 100 acres

Camp 10 Ski Area, Wisconsin

Camp 10 stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 240 ft

240 ft

less than 100 acres

Mt. Brighton Ski Resort, Michigan

Mt. Brighton stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 230 ft

230 ft

100-250 acres

Buena Vista Ski Area, Minnesota

Buena Vista stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 230 ft

230 ft

less than 100 acres

Ski Gull, Minnesota

Ski Gull stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 230 ft

230 ft

less than 100 acres

Alpine Valley Ski Area, Ohio

Alpine Valley stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 230 ft

230 ft

less than 100 acres

Wilmot Mountain Ski Resort, Wisconsin

Wilmot stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 230 ft

230 ft

100-250 acres

Treetops Resort, Michigan

Treetops Resort stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 225 ft

225 ft

less than 100 acres

Bittersweet Ski Resort, Michigan

Bittersweet stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 220 ft

220 ft

100-250 acres

Sunburst Ski Resort, Wisconsin

Sunburst stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 214 ft

214 ft

less than 100 acres

The Homestead Resort, Michigan

The Homestead stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 200 ft

200 ft

less than 100 acres

Hidden Valley Ski Area, Wisconsin

Hidden Valley stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 190 ft

190 ft

less than 100 acres

Great Bear Recreation Park, South Dakota

Great Bear stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 183 ft

183 ft

less than 100 acres

Mt. Holiday Ski Area, Michigan

Mt. Holiday stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 180 ft

180 ft

less than 100 acres

Mt. Holly Ski Resort, Michigan

Mt. Holly stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 180 ft

180 ft

less than 100 acres

Pine Knob Ski Resort, Michigan

Pine Knob stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 180 ft

180 ft

less than 100 acres

Timber Ridge Resort, Michigan

Timber Ridge stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 180 ft

180 ft

less than 100 acres

Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area, Minnesota

Hyland stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 175 ft

175 ft

less than 100 acres

Alpine Valley Resort, Michigan

Alpine Valley stats - vertical rise from the lowest to highest elevation is 160 ft

160 ft

100-250 acres

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Spotlights: Midwest Spots

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Boyne Highlands Resort in Michigan

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Boyne Mountain Resort in Michigan

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Mt. Lacrosse Resort in Wisconsin

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Porcupine Mountains in Michigan

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Boston Mills Brandywine in Ohio

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