[R1470R, Snow Creek] offers a nice close to home choice for Kansas City snowsports enthusiasts. You'll find a 300-foot vertical drop, 12 named runs, the Rattlesnake Terrain Park, three chairlifts and surface tows, plus Tornado Alley Tubing Park with its own lift. 

Located in western Missouri just a little north of the city, it fills a void for snow-starved skiers and snowboarders who live in this region.  Any other choices would involve driving a few hundred miles.

Plenty of weekly specials keep day-trippers skiing and riding. 

Sunday night is the Friends and Family Special when you save $19 off the regular evening rate.  An adult snow pass is $30 and youth $27.  A pass and rental is $40.  Mondays are Learn-To-Ski days.  Group lessons are half-price.  Military Appreciation Days are available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday throughout the season.  Active duty personnel with a valid ID ski and board for $5.  College Student nights take place Wednesday and Thursday from 4 to 9 p.m..  Show a valid college ID and receive half-off lift tickets.  Birthdays are always in.  Show proof and ski or board for half-price.

A Tornado Alley Tube Park Special is Wednesday and Thursday nights 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. when it's four hours for the price of two.

There are also nearby lodging specials with Weston, Missouri, motels.  Check them out through the link below.       

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