- It is among the 3 most family-friendly ski Resorts in Minnesota.
- Season starts on Dec 10 and ends on Mar 19 (99 days). Average season duration in the USA is 119 days.
- Powder Ridge Ski Area features 44 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 43 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 14 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 1 sunniest in Minnesota.
The Ski Resort
Powder Ridge is a lovable, family oriented ski area. With its 24 hectares it offers enough space for skiers and riders of all ability levels but still keeps its family atmosphere. The majority of the trails are beginner and intermediate runs. However, expert skiers will also find some difficult trails at Powder Ridge. Beginners may take some lessons. You can choose from private, semi-private and group lessons. There is a special Kids Club Program available that addresses kids ages 4 to 12 years old and is espeically tailored for the needs of kids. Moreover, Powder Ridge has three freestyle areas where great features for all ability levels are awaiting you. Come and show off your skills! Groups and families shouldn´t miss a visit at Wild Chutes Snowtubing Park. A conveyor system will bring you uphill so you don´t have to climb up the mountain! At Powder Ridge the entire area is lighted so the fun can go on after sunset. Don´t forget to check the specials such as the Seventeen Buck Night Special or the New Year´s Eve Family Night!