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Snow Valley Ski Resort

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Overview

Snow Valley is the closest ski area to the valley floor, five miles east of Running Springs on Highway 18 - 30 minutes closer than Big Bear Lake resorts. With 13 lifts and 240 acres of powdery terrain, Snow Valley has something for every level skier and boarder. The Edge Terrain Park offers more than a mile of downhill fun with numerous hits, spines, and tabletops. Snow Valley features a wide variety of skiable and rideable trails and terrain. A favorite of skiers and boarders of all ages,

Transportation

No on-site overnight guest facilities but there are more than 400 rooms available - ranging from motels to hotels to bread and breakfast establisments - in nearby Running Springs and Lake Arrowhead.

Inside Scoop

Sports shop, Learning Center, Kinderschool, terrain park, Chalet Restuarant, Fatty's Sports Bar, and a 6,000-square-foot deck.

Plan Your Trip

Snow Valley Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Total Snowfall

43"
27"
18"
9"
0"
36"
Dec
29"
Jan
0"
Feb
33"
Mar
0"
Apr

Terrain Overview

13%
Beginners Runs
41%
Intermediate Runs
34%
Advanced Runs
13%
Expert Runs
32
Runs in Total
1.2 mi
Longest Run
240 ac
Skiable Terrain
164 ac
Night Skiing
188 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 12

5
Triple Chairs
6
Double Chairs
1
Surface Lifts

Elevation

7841'
Summit
1041'
Vertical Drop
6800'
Base

Important Dates

December 11, 20212021/12/11
Projected Opening
April 10, 20222022/04/10
Projected Closing
143
Projected Days Open
111
Days Open Last Year
84
Years Open
160"
Average Snowfall
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