Michigan

Big Snow Resort - Indianhead Mountain Ski Resort

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Overview

Indianhead Mountain Resort overlooks the Ottawa National Forest, an area known for its natural beauty and wildlife. The ski and summer resort in Michigan's western Upper Peninsula offers 220 acres of terrain served by nine lifts and tows. One trail, Voyagers' Highway, is over 40 acres in area, larger than many Midwest ski areas. Snowmaking is 95 percent.
Indianhead Mt. Lodge and chalets at slope for 1,200; lodging for 15,000 nearby. Ten miles to airport; pick up service available.

Inside Scoop

Ski and repair shops at area, complete shopping nearby, first aid, rental equipment, ski school, restaurant, and saloon. Health and recreation club. Nursery: 2 1/2-8 years old, includes lunch; 4-12 years, including lunch & lessons.

Plan Your Trip

Big Snow Resort - Indianhead Mountain Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Average Snowfall

39"
24"
16"
8"
0"
14"
Nov
30"
Dec
32"
Jan
30"
Feb
16"
Mar
3"
Apr
0"
May

Terrain Overview

20%
Beginners Runs
27%
Intermediate Runs
40%
Advanced Runs
13%
Expert Runs
30
Runs in Total
1 mi
Longest Run
240 ac
Skiable Terrain
150 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 9

1
Quad Chairs
1
Triple Chairs
5
Double Chairs
2
Surface Lifts

Elevation

1935'
Summit
638'
Vertical Drop
1297'
Base

Important Dates

December 09, 20232023/12/09
Projected Opening
April 15, 20232023/04/15
Projected Closing
120
Projected Days Open
120
Days Open Last Year
63
Years Open
204"
Average Snowfall
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