Michigan

Big Powderhorn Mountain Ski Resort

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Overview

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.
Lodging for 3,000 within Powderhorn Village and slopeside.

Inside Scoop

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.

Plan Your Trip

Big Powderhorn Mountain Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Average Snowfall

35"
22"
15"
7"
0"
0"
Nov
13"
Dec
29"
Jan
29"
Feb
10"
Mar
2"
Apr
0"
May

Terrain Overview

27%
Beginners Runs
40%
Intermediate Runs
31%
Advanced Runs
2%
Expert Runs
45
Runs in Total
1 mi
Longest Run
253 ac
Skiable Terrain
228 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 10

9
Double Chairs
1
Surface Lifts

Elevation

1800'
Summit
600'
Vertical Drop
1200'
Base

Important Dates

January 01, 20232023/01/01
Projected Opening
April 03, 20232023/04/03
Projected Closing
104
Projected Days Open
100
Days Open Last Year
58
Years Open
214"
Average Snowfall
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