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Related Regions: Minnesota, United States, North America

Overview

Buck Hill, located in Burnsville, MN, is a ski area just south of Minneapolis, one of three ski areas in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Buck Hill offers skiing and snowboarding over 45 acres of skiable terrain and a 309’ vertical drop. Buck Hill is easily accessed via Interstate 35, and provides night skiing and tubing as well as regularly operated skiing and snowboarding. Buck Hill is best known for their ski-racing program, where world cup ski racers Lindsey Vonn and Kristina Koznick learned to ski and race from acclaimed coach Erich Sailer.

 

 

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Elevation

  • 1225ft
    Summit
  • 309ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 919ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
  • 5
  • 8
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    34%

  • Intermediate Runs

    34%

  • Advanced Runs

    16%

  • Expert Runs

    16%

  • Runs

    16

  • Night Skiing

    45 ac

  • Longest Run

    0.2 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    45 ac

  • Snow Making

    45 ac

More Info

Race timing equipment, ski and snowboard school, and rentals. One hundred percent snowmaking.

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing11/10/201804/14/2019
  • Days Open Last Year
    115
  • Projected Days Open
    112
  • Years Open
    64
  • Average Snowfall
    60"

Best Buck Hill Hotels

20 Main Street Burnsville, 26335
Hotel
* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

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Buck Hill Reviews

Talen Smith
19th November 20184
I love the ski area due to the location is much closer then say, Welch or Afton. The bathrooms are on th...Full review
J R
23rd March 20182
Main chalet is in disrepair. Bathrooms stink do to age. They have tried to do a few upgrades but it's like putting...Full review
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Contact Info

  • Buck Hill

    15400 Buck Hill Road

    55306 Burnsville

    Minnesota

    United States


    Phone: (952) 435-7174

    ski@buckhill.com

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