Whitefish Ski Resort, Montana

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Whitefish Mountain Resort is Northern Montana’s premier skiing and snowboarding destination with 11 chairlifts, 111 named runs, and 3,000 acres of skiable terrain. With an average of 300” of snow per year, Whitefish Mountain Resort receives plenty of powder snow with terrain for all ages and ability levels.

Whitefish Mountain Resort is located just north of the town of Whitefish, Montana, and is one of the largest ski areas in the state. Surrounded by the Flathead National Forest and with Glacier National Park as a stunning backdrop, the views are only one thing that makes Whitefish Mountain Resort special. A typical winter season runs from early December to early April (depending on the weather).

Getting to Whitefish Mountain Resort could not be easier: The town of Whitefish is located on US Hwy 93 (which Joins with US Hwy 2 just a few miles down the road in Kalispell, MT). Also in Kalispell is Glacier International Airport, which is served by many major airlines. 

Looking for a unique and even easier way to get to Whitefish? Amtrak provides train service directly to the town of Whitefish via its Empire Builder route – a special experience in itself. Hop on at any stop and enjoy a stress-free ride to the iconic Whitefish Depot where rental cars, public transportation, and ridesharing services can get you to your accommodations.

Mountain Info

Important information to know about Whitefish Mountain Resort is that skiable terrain consists of 3,000 acres with a vertical drop of 2,353 feet and 94 marked trails. You can enjoy the longest run of 3.3 miles in perfect powder snow with an average of 300” per winter.

Ski Report

Get a full report to stay updated on current conditions, such as new snowfall, surface conditions, how many lifts are open, and much more.

Ski Rentals

Whitefish Mountain Resort offers ski and snowboard rentals for every snow enthusiast in both the Base Village and Base Lodge. If you don’t have your own equipment, you’ll still be able to get out on the slopes.

Lift Tickets

Whitefish Mountain Resort offers some of the best value for skiing and snowboarding in North America. Senior tickets for ages 65+ are also discounted.  Children aged 6 and younger also receive free lift access (a ticket is still required).

Ski Lodging

Whitefish Mountain Resort provides comfortable lodging on the mountain with a variety of properties and ski-in-ski-out options.

Winter Activities

Winter finds this family-friendly resort ready to make your vacation filled with skiing and snowboarding. A variety of other off-day activities are available in the surrounding communities.


Summertime at Whitefish Resort provides a number of activities for the whole family. A favorite is going on a zip line tour, as well as experiencing the Alpine Slide. Downhill Mountain Biking is sure to give one heck of a thrill! Looking for something more relaxed? Take a scenic lift ride or take advantage of the many hiking trails and gran a snack or beverage at the iconic Summit House.

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