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Related Regions: Vermont, United States, Northern Vermont, New England, North America

Overview

Jay Peak Resort, located on Jay Peak in Vermont’s Green Mountains, is home to some of the East’s best terrain providing skiers and riders with amazing tree glades, long groomed trails, and abundant natural snowfall.  The resort lies just south of the Canadian border near the town of Jay, Vermont.

At Jay Peak, there is a great mix of beginner to advanced trails connected by an updated chairlift system. The ski area contains a large snow making infrastructure able to cover a majority of the resort.

 

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Elevation

  • 3968ft
    Summit
  • 2153ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 1815ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 3
  • 1
  • 1
  • 2
  • 9
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    20%

  • Intermediate Runs

    40%

  • Advanced Runs

    40%

  • Expert Runs

    0%

  • Runs

    79

  • Terrain Parks

    2

  • Longest Run

    3 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    385 ac

  • Snow Making

    300 ac

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Jay Peak's boundary-to-boundary woods policy makes it a favorite among advanced skiers and riders but the glades aren't for experts only. The mountain also has the most beginner and intermediate tree skiing in the East. If you're a beginner be sure to check out "The Zone," Jay Peak's learning area, which features 80 acres of wide, gentle terrain and introductory glades.

Jay Peak is known for its amazing terrain located in and around the ski area. The resort is lenient with expert skiers and riders and allows for out-of-bounds access to some amazing backcountry skiing and riding. The terrain might be great but also potentially dangerous that requires proper equipment, knowledge and a ride back to the resort.

Jay Peak Resort is a year-round mountain destination that features an indoor water park, ice arena, golf course and more. The resort offers guest a wide range of lodging, shopping and dining options.  The towns and communities that surround Jay Peak are quaint and unique with boutique shops and friendly locals.

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing11/23/201805/05/2019
  • Days Open Last Year
    155
  • Projected Days Open
    160
  • Years Open
    63
  • Average Snowfall
    349"

Best Jay Peak Hotels

3
kitchen area
830 Jay Peak Road Jay, 5859
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.
Upstairs bedroom in condo
4850 Rte. 242 Jay, 5859
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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Jay Peak Reviews

Mack Boshla
14th November 20185
Hands down the best mountain on the East Coast. You'll be hard-pressed to find a better combination of natural snow, terrain, price,...Full review
Nate Moen
3rd March 20185
There is so many things great about this mountain like the freeriding, steep trails, tree skiing, beginner trails, the tram, terrain parks,...Full review
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