Related Regions: Michigan, North America, United States

Big Powderhorn Mountain Skiing

Closed
Season Start/End: 12/21 - 3/13
Elevation
:
1200ft - 1800ft
Trails
:
30%| 42%| 24%| 3%
Lifts
:
10
Lift Tickets
:
N/A
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Big Powderhorn is a favorite in the Upper Midwest, and there's infinite variety in the runs. Try everything from the basic Big Bird to the tough headwall of Cannonball, Blunder, Vertical Drop black diamond runs. The vertical is 600 feet, one of the highest in the region.

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Ski shop, ski and snowboard school, gift shop, groceries nearby; child care (ages 2-6), shuttle bus, three restaurants, cafeteria, and three bars at area. Snowmaking is 93 percent.

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Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 9
  • 1
  • 10
    Total

Elevation

  • 1800ft
    Summit
  • 600ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 1200ft
    Base

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    30%

  • Intermediate Runs

    42%

  • Advanced Runs

    24%

  • Expert Runs

    3%

  • Runs

    33

  • Terrain Parks

    2

  • Longest Run

    1 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    253 ac

  • Snow Making

    228 ac

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening: 12/21/2016
  • Days Open Last Year: 100
  • Projected Closing: 03/13/2017
  • Projected Days Open: 108
  • Years Open: 52
  • Average Snowfall: 214"

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Big Powderhorn Mountain Reviews

  • dolores_fabian1


    • 5
    4th March 2016

    Full review

      My friends and family have gone to Big Powderhorn twice a year since 1977. At that time the Old Lodge was still...
     
  • cree8tive2


    • 5
    17th December 2015

    Full review

      I have always loved Big Powderhorn Mountain, I learned how to ski there. It was 1970 or 1971 on the bunny hill...
     
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Tourist Office

  • Big Powderhorn Mountain

    N11375 Powderhorn Road

    49911 Bessemer

    United States

    Phone: (906) 932-4838

    info@bigpowderhorn.net

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