Why Choose This Trip?
Please join us at Whitefish Mountain Resort March 3-9, 2024. Whitefish Mountain Resort, formerly known as Big Mountain, is renowned for its excellent ski terrain and stunning natural beauty. With its growing reputation (hello No. 3) comes growing skier visits—and skier demands. But the DNA of the place remains stubbornly consistent: authentic, Montana friendly, fiercely independent. Skiers notice, and the numbers back it up. Ranked No. 2 in Service, Overall Satisfaction, and Value is an ideal—and unusual— holy trinity for a resort. And with arguably the most authentic ski town in sight of lift towers, landing No. 1 in Local Flavor is the resort’s secret sauce to success. The resort offers a wide variety of trails for all skill levels, including beginner, intermediate, and advanced slopes with113 named trails spanning roughly 3,000 acres of varied terrain.
With an annual snowfall average of around 300 inches, you can expect great skiing conditions throughout the season. The resort also has a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, making it an enjoyable place to ski and spend time with family and friends. Scenic Location: Whitefish is located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains in northwestern Montana. The surrounding scenery is breathtaking, with snow-capped peaks, evergreen forests, and picturesque valleys. The resort's slopes offer panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the town of Whitefish below. Whether you're a seasoned skier or just starting out, you'll appreciate the stunning backdrop while enjoying your time on the slopes.
Mountain Winter Facts:
Average Snowfall: 300 inches annually
Terrain: 3,000 acres, 111 marked trails, Longest Run: 3.3 miles (Hellfire)
Summit Elevation: 6,817 feet/2078 meters
Base Elevation: 4,464 feet/1361 meters
Vertical Drop: 2,353 feet/717 meters
Average High Temperature: 32 degrees F. Average Low Temperature: 17 degrees F
Terrain Difficulty: 12% Easiest, 38% More Difficult, 44% Most Difficult, 6% Most Difficult (Use Extra Caution)
Quads: 3 high-speed, 2 fixed-grip
Other chairs: 6 triples
Surface lifts: 2 T-bars, 1 Carpet conveyor