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Deer Mountain Ski Resort Ski Resort

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Deer Mountain Ski Resort is where skiers and riders go to find the most snowfall in the Black Hills of South Dakota, where over 200 inches of average annual snow falls across the mountain. The mountain boasts an impressive 6,850 foot summit elevation, over 40 skiable mountain trails, and over 850 feet over vertical. Their 33,000 square foot base lodge features a Ski Café and Ski Pub, fireplace, satellite TV and wi-fi internet.

Deer Mountain Ski Resort is permanently closed since 2017. The 150-acre winter sports venue and lodge should reopen on December 1, 2022.

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Deer Mountain Ski Resort Lodging

Terrain Overview

29%
Beginners Runs
48%
Intermediate Runs
24%
Advanced Runs
63
Runs in Total
1.6 mi
Longest Run
310.7 ac
Skiable Terrain
50 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 4

0
Gondolas & Trams
0
Eight Person Lifts
0
High Speed Sixes
0
High Speed Quads
0
Quad Chairs
1
Triple Chairs
1
Double Chairs
2
Surface Lifts

Elevation

6850'
Summit
940'
Vertical Drop
6040'
Base

Important Dates

December 15, 20182018/12/15

Projected Opening

March 31, 20192019/03/31

Projected Closing

81

Projected Days Open

69

Days Open Last Year

1968

Years Open

200"

Average Snowfall
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