- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1440 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in the USA is 1184 ft. The high point of the ski resort is located at an elevation of 6677 ft.
- Season starts on Dec 16 and ends on Apr 3 (108 days). Average season duration in the USA is 112 days.
- During the season (from Dec 16 till Apr 3) the average snow depth at Blacktail Mountain Ski Area is 30 ". Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average base depth of 33 ".
- Blacktail Mountain Ski Area features 33 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 47 sunny days. March is the sunniest month with an average of 15 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 3 sunniest in Montana.
The Ski Resort
Blacktail Mountain Ski Area offers ski fun for skiers and snowboarders of all levels of ability. Most of the trails are of intermediate difficulty. However, there are also easier and more difficult ones available.
If skiing and snowboarding is new to you you may approach the ski school. You can choose from different lessons and programs. A special offer for ladies is Women´s Wednesday that includes a two-hour-lesson, full day lift ticket, full day rental, lunch and a cocktail.
Take a break at Muley´s Pub and Restaurant or at the Upper Terminal Cafe. Enjoy hot meals and beverages by the fireplace and warm yourself.
There is also a cross country track available at Blacktail Rd. You will definitely enjoy the wonderful winter landscape.