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Brandywine Ski Resort

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Overview

Brandywine and sister ski area Boston Mills may have the greatest lift capacity in Ohio with a capacity of 20,000 people an hour. The lifts are synchronized to control the number of skiers on the slopes. Night skiing is popular on Friday and Saturday nights. Lift tickets are interchangeable, and the ski areas are just minutes apart.

Where is Brandywine Ski Resort Located?

The ski area is a little over 30 minutes from Cleveland. The nearest airport is the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. You can get to Brandywine Ski Resort by bus or train (National Park Scenic Railway).

 

Hudson area, Richfield area, and Macedonia area lodging 10 minutes away. Additional lodging 25 minutes away in downtown Cleveland and downtown Akron.

Restaurants

Breakfast

  • Peggy’s Lunch Box is a great family restaurant serving up hearty breakfasts. 10255 Northfield Road, Northfield, OH 44067

Lunch

  • Tacos Mexicanos offers all your favorite Mexican dishes – nachos, tacos and more – along with some amazing margaritas. 223 Highland Road, Macedonia, OH 44056

Dinner

  • For a good pizza, sub or salad, make a stop at Farinacci Pizza. It’s been a local haunt since 1971. 9385 Olde 8 Road, Northfield, OH 44067

Après/Nightlife

  • Whitey’s is famous for its nightlife – as well as its chili and burgers. It also has a ton of games, from cornhole to volleyball to darts. 3600 Brecksville Road, Richfield, OH 44286

Terrain

Terrain

The combined vertical of the two ski resorts is 264 feet. Collectively, they offer 18 trails on 88 skiable acres with a total of 16 lifts (1 conveyor, 4 surface tows, 2 doubles, 7 trip and 2 quads). The terrain levels are 27% beginner, 27% intermediate and 46% advanced. There are 5 terrain parks and 100% snowmaking coverage.

Inside Scoop

There is shuttle service between the two resorts. A large art fest happens during the summer. With Boston Mills having the most terrain parks (three), it is geared more towards snowboarders and freestylers. Brandywine has more groomed slopes, catering to beginner and intermediate skiers and boarders. There are beginner group and private lessons as well as a Kids Ski Academy at Boston Mills.

Plan Your Trip

Brandywine Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Average Snowfall

15"
10"
7"
4"
0"
0"
Nov
2"
Dec
12"
Jan
13"
Feb
2"
Mar

Terrain Overview

11
Runs in Total
0.3 mi
Longest Run
85 ac
Skiable Terrain
85 ac
Night Skiing
85 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 7

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

Elevation

871'
Summit
240'
Vertical Drop
631'
Base

Important Dates

December 18, 20222022/12/18
Projected Opening
March 13, 20232023/03/13
Projected Closing
78
Projected Days Open
92
Days Open Last Year
59
Years Open
51"
Average Snowfall
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