- Season starts on Dec 22 and ends on Apr 28 (127 days). Average season duration in the USA is 111 days.
- During the season (from Dec 22 till Apr 28) the average snow depth at Alpine Valley Ski Area is 15 ". Snow coverage is usually best during November, offering an average snow depth of 0 " at summit elevation and 0 " at the base. Therefore Alpine Valley Ski Area is among the 5 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in Michigan.
- Alpine Valley Ski Area features 54 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 58 sunny days. March is the sunniest month with an average of 17 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 1 sunniest in Michigan.
The Ski Resort
Alpine Valley Ski Area is the largest ski area in southern Michigan. Choose from 25 slopes with 9 chair lifts and 4 rope tows. Of course, there is also a magic carpet available for the little ones.
You can also practice your tricks in 3 terrain parks and one half pipe. The parks are desinged for different levels of ability. Start with the Progression Park and move on to the Advanced Slope Style Course to experience a real challenge. After a day of fun in the snow you can relax in the Hornet´s Nest Lounge and enjoy some cocktails and entertainment with some great views of the slopes.
The ski school offers private and group lessons for all ages and abilities. If you are a more experienced skier you may be interested in taking part in a racing program.