The Biggest Skiing in America

Big Sky Resort gives you access to more skiing than anywhere else in the United States. With a Big Sky Resort lift ticket, you can access 5,800 skiable acres and endless ways to navigate 4,350 feet of vertical drop. At 11,166 feet it's easy to see Lone Peak's appeal to every age and level of skier and boarder. Runs up to six miles long and glades and bowls covered in 400+ inches of annual snowfall make a day on the slopes something different for everyone.

Compare Big Sky to the Western glamour resorts and it's easy to see why we're America's Biggest Skiing®.

Terrain Breakdown at Big Sky Resort

Biggest Skiing in America Statistics

Summit (Lone Peak) - 11,166 feet
Base (Mountain Village) - 7,500 feet
Base (Lone Moose & Six-Shooter) - 6,800 feet

Ski Terrain
5,800 acres
300 named runs on 4 connected mountains.

Vertical Drop
4,350 feet

Chair Lifts: 22
Surface Lifts: 8

Longest Run
Liberty Bowl to Mountain Mall: 6 miles

Terrain Parks
Number of Terrain Parks: 7

Average Lift Line
Consistently recognized in national ski magazines for short or non-existent lines.

Average Winter Daytime Temperature
25┬░ F

Average Annual Snowfall
400+ inches

Lift Capacity
29,000 skiers per hour

Our lifts are scheduled to run daily from 9:00am - 4:00pm, weather pending, depending on area of lift.

Ski Season Opens
November 27, 2014 (Moonlight Area: Tentative for December 12, 2014)

Ski Season Ends
April 19, 2015

Snow Conditions
(406) 995-5900
Online Report

Lift NameVertical RiseLengthRide Time
Lone Peak Tram1,450'2,828'4 minutes
Swift Current High Speed Quad1,647'8,555'9 minutes
Thunder Wolf High Speed Quad1,728'5,966'6 minutes
Ramcharger High Speed Quad1,160'4,578'6 minutes
Southern Comfort High Speed Quad1,250'6,055'6 minutes
Iron Horse Quad894'3,370'8 minutes
Lone Peak Triple833'2,920'6 minutes
Lone Moose Triple1,284'4,000'8 minutes
Dakota Triple1,210'3,100'8 minutes
Shedhorn Double1,484'4,623'10 minutes
Challenger Double1,672'4,756'12 minutes
Explorer Double622'3,700'7 minutes
White Otter Double210'2,200'5 minutes
Cascade Triple448'3,295'7 minutes
Pony Express Triple560'3,100'8 minutes
Little Thunder Double71'922'6 minutes
Six Shooter Six Pack1,828'8,457'8 minutes
Derringer Quad429'2,481'6 minutes
Lone Tree Quad650'1,540'4 minutes
Headwaters Double686'1,500'3 minutes
Lewis and Clark High Speed Quad723'4,235'5 minutes
Sacajawea Triple544'2,633'6 minutes