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Elevation

  • 8150ft
    Summit
  • 2380ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 5770ft
    Base

Lifts

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

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    20%

  • Intermediate Runs

    25%

  • Advanced Runs

    25%

  • Expert Runs

    30%

  • Runs

    74

  • Terrain Parks

    1

  • Longest Run

    1.5 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    2400 ac

  • Snow Making

    25 ac

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Overview

Located in Philipsburg, Montana, Discovery Ski Area has three faces-perfect for all ages and abilities of skiers and riders. The front face offers gently sloping runs and advanced groomed cruisers. Off of the Granite Chair, skiers and riders will find steeper groomed runs and mogul skiing. On the backside, the north-facing Limelight lift offers access to some of the steepest skiable terrain in Montana. 2,200 acres of terrain serviced by seven lifts and one magic carpet feature a variety of tree skiing, powder bowls, groomed cruisers trails and mogul runs. 

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing11/10/201904/07/2020
  • Days Open Last Year
    116
  • Projected Days Open
    116
  • Years Open
    46
  • Average Snowfall
    225"

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More Info

Cafeteria, restaurant and bar at base; school and rental available; clinic at area and hospital 17 miles. Classes offered in racing and for children. Ski and snowboard rentals.

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Discovery Ski Area Reviews

Chuck
13th February 20183
There are more than a few resorts within a few hours drive that’d I’d rather go to for better terrain, snow, and...Full review
jtrahan58
29th January 20185
Over 2000 acres of terrain, small local crowds, and cheap lift tickets make this one of the best family-friendly resorts you'll ever...Full review
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Head High for Heavy Snow: 4.4 Snow B4U Go ©Meteorologist Chris Tomer

Head High for Heavy Snow: 4.4 Snow B4U Go

Two to three storm systems will ride a strong jet stream into the West. Snow levels will rise as warmer Spring temps take over.

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