No matter where you are in Michigan, locals say you’ll never be more than two hours away from a ski resort. But, knowing where to travel on your ski trip to Michigan isn’t easy.
So, we’ve done the hard work for you. With 40 ski resorts to explore, these are the destinations you need to visit on your ski and snowboard trip to Michigan.
Spread across two peaks, Indianhead Mountain and Blackjack Mountain, Big Snow Resort boasts 56 trails accessible by 15 lifts. The area averages a whopping 17 feet of snow, hence its name, along with an equal amount of green, blue, and black slopes. The resort also features night skiing, live music, and more.
Northern Michigan’s premier ski resort, Boyne Mountain offers 60 runs across more than 400 acres. The resort also boasts seven terrain parks and the longest ski run in Michigan at 1.25 miles. For added fun off the slopes, Boyne Mountain features ice skating, horseback riding, ziplining, and a host of other activities.
While Crystal Mountain is a wonderful place to visit any season, winter is a special time of year. Largely regarded as the top family-friendly ski resort in Michigan, Crystal Mountain offers 58 trails, 27 of which are lit for night skiing. Off the mountain, enjoy luxurious accommodations and an on-site spa.
Mount Bohemia, a casual lake-side ski resort, offers the highest vertical drop in the midwest. The resort also boasts some of the longest runs in the state with more than 270 inches of untouched powder. While there are few dedicated runs for beginning skiers, intermediate and advanced riders will love the tree runs and intense backcountry.
Having been in operation for 80 years, there’s no doubt Pine Mountain Resort offers up an authentic ski experience. Since its initial opening in 1939, the resort has undergone massive expansions and renovations. Today, the resort boasts more than 30 trails, a terrain park, a ski jump, and loads of night skiing.
As a company of active skiers, we have experienced the hassles of traveling with your gear and understand how important these items are to you. Our team is available 7 days a week ready to help answer any questions or concerns you may have.