- It is known to be the most family-friendly ski resort in Alaska.
- Season starts on Nov 25 and ends on Mar 27 (122 days). Average season duration in the USA is 118 days.
- The ski resort is the ski resort with the best snow conditions in Alaska.
- Hilltop Ski Area features 23 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 53 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 12 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 1 sunniest in Alaska.
Hilltop Ski Area is owned and operated by the non-profit organization Youth Exploring Adventure, Inc. that is dedicated to providing recreational programs for Anchorage youth. It covers a terrain of over 12 hectares that is served by two surface lifts and one chair lift. The trails are mostly of easyiest difficulty. Thus, it is a perfect place for beginners and families or people who like gentle trails. The ski schook offers a variety of programs including a Telemark and a freestyle starter program for those who want to try their first steps in the terrain park. Furthermore, there is a Nordic trail system available that totals 44 km. Glide through the scenic winter landscape of Alaska end enjoy pure nature! Another specialty of Hilltop Ski Area are its 3 Ski Jumps that range from 15 to 60 meters.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
Length: 0.6 miles
Vertical Drop: 295.3 ft