Granite Peak Ski Area

  • Hit the slopes at night for an exceptional view at Granite Peak Ski Area.

    Hit the slopes at night for an exceptional view at Granite Peak Ski Area.

Following the largest expansion in the midwest ever, Granite Peak is bringing Midwest skiing and snowboarding to new heights, with a 700-foot vertical drop; 74 runs to challenge every skill level; and state-of-the-art snowmaking and lifts, including Granite Peak's high-speed, 4-person Dasher and 6-person Comet Express -- the Midwest's longest and highest. Granite Peak also has outstanding snowboard facilities including jumps, and terrain features. At base level is Granite Peak's new, 10,000 square-foot Sundance Chalet and Grill; and the restored and renamed historic 10th Mountain Chalet. Granite Peak also has a new Alpine Learning Center and Ticket Building; Mountain Rental Shop featuring 1,500 Salomon and Rossignol skis and snowboards; a new Peak Performance Demo and Tuning Center; and the Granite Ski and Sports shop featuring Salomon and Volkl skis, plus brand-name apparel, shirts, sweatshirts, fleeces, and jackets. Ever wondered what it would look like up here in the fall? Now you can with the Fall Chairlift Rides held 3 weekends in the fall.

Hours of Operation

Open Thanksgiving thru early April. Regular Season hours: 2013/2014 December 9 – March 9: Monday–Thursday 10am-9pm, Friday & Saturday: 9am-9pm, Sunday: 9am-4pm.

Directions

Exit 190 on I-39/Hwy 51/Hwy 29. Travel west on County Hwy NN also known as North Mountain Road. Entrance to Granite Peak on the left.

Number of Runs

  • 74

Chalet

  • Yes

Snowmaking

  • Yes

Vertical Drop

  • 700 feet

Lift Type

  • Chair
  • Tow Rope

Downhill Ski Services

  • Instruction
  • Rental
  • Snack Bar

Snowboarding Services

  • Instruction
  • Rental

Halfpipe/Terrain Park

  • Yes

Lift/Tow Rope

  • Yes