Top Michigan Ski Resorts
Your peak-side paradise beckons at Crystal Mountain!
Choose from a slew of skiing possibilities with 50 runs. These half hundred options include everything from gradual elevation changes to black diamonds. Also, a new partnership with Burton Snowboards allows you to rent equipment from an industry leader. Beginning boarders can sharpen their skills with terrain-based learning before hitting the rolling banks of the actual terrain park. Have fun on the flatland with nearly 20 miles of cross country skiing trails as well! Warm up with a selection of soothing treatments at the Crystal Spa or savor the tastes of northern Michigan with the chefs' creative cuisine. Suites, condos, and town homes welcome you with a rustic yet elegant flair and many amenities. Sip cocoa by the stone fireplace, soak in the splendor from your balcony, or unwind in the jetted tub. Your ski sanctuary is here!
12500 Crystal Mountain Drive, Thompsonville, Michigan 49683
After a day on the mountain, soothe your tired muscles in the fitness center's hot tub or splash around in the heated pool.
Find entertainment at a lower elevation when you set off on a dog sledding adventure, snowshoeing expedition, or snowmobile ride through the snow-covered countryside!close
Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort
Seventeen feet of average annual snowfall and spectacular Upper Peninsula forest views combine to create the ultimate skiing destination at Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort! Ski into serenity on 33 trails spread over 253 acres of skiable terrain. Experts can show off their stuff at the many terrain parks while beginners can sharpen their skills on 11 novice runs. Take a trip to Snow Sports School and the expert instructors will have you gliding along the slopes in no time. After working up an appetite, hop off the hills and into Caribou Lodge, which serves a delectable Friday Fish Fry every week. Return to your ski-in/ski-out chalet or condo and bask in the simple life. Views of the stunning scenery come complete with full kitchens, fireplaces, indoor hot tubs, and more. Make a mountain of memories in Michigan!
N11375 Powderhorn Road, Bessemer, Michigan 49911
The "Learn it & Love it" Beginner Special is perfect for those who have never hit the hills. The package includes ski or snowboard rental and a Beginner Slope lift ticket.
Related Onsite Offerings
The Resort's newly acquired Powderhorn Gifts & Brews is located inside the Caribou Lodge and features souvenirs, clothing, take-out beer, wine, and gourmet coffee.close
Mountain Run at Boyne
Boyne Falls, Michigan
Mountain Run at Boyne combines expansive skiing options, exceptional accommodations, and pampering amenities to create a truly sensational ski trip! Holding the honor of being the Midwest's largest ski area, Boyne Mountain is a skier's sanctuary. Fourteen ski lifts connect you to more than 50 trails, meaning the wait is never long. Runs are designed for every level from beginning boarder to skiing savant. If you prefer the flatland, explore the snowy natural splendor on a pair of cross country skis. When then snow melts, the Nordic trails are perfect for a mountain hike. After a day on the slopes, warm your fingers and your belly at the Snowflake Lounge, which features delicious beverages and live entertainment. Elegant decors add a touch of class while amenities like flat-screen televisions, fireplaces, and cozy kitchens make you feel at home. And, ski-in/ski-out access puts you just a few steps from the slopes!
3230 Mountain Edge Road, Boyne Falls, Michigan 49713
Escape the cold and dive into 88,000 square feet of aquatic adventures at Avalanche Bay, Michigan’s largest indoor waterpark!
Boyne Mountain features four terrain parks, a superpipe, a minipipe, and a ski/snowboard cross course.close
@ Michigan Inn and Lodge
Looking for some of Michigan's best skiing? @ Michigan Inn and Lodge is where it's at! Boyne Mountain, the Midwest's largest ski area, is just a short drive away. Hit the hills at this monster mountain and you'll discover 60 runs for skiers of all abilities. Also just a stone's throw away is Nub's Nob Ski Area in Harbor Springs. Carve up the 53 runs here. After alpine adventures, come down to ground level and explore the cross country skiing trails. Your base camp for adventure features 132 rooms, all equipped with wall-mounted televisions, Blu-ray players, and free Wi-Fi. Savor all-you-can-eat, cafeteria-style food from 6 am to 11 pm. A salon offers free haircuts for guests and and exercise room ensures you stay in shape. Amenities and alpine activities are in full supply!
1420 U.S. 131, Petoskey, Michigan 49770
Make a splash at Avalanche Bay, the largest indoor waterpark in Michigan!
Nub's Nob Ski Area showcases 248 skiable acres and a vertical drop of 427 feet. Prepare for the height of fun!close
Mountain View Lodges
Silver City, Michigan
Resting in the shade of the Porcupine Mountains, Mountain View Lodges is a skier's paradise! Hike the slopes for some backcountry skiing and enjoy truly exceptional scenery. This pine-dotted destination features miles upon miles of cross country skiing trails for those who prefer high entertainment at a lower level. When you're not skiing, set off on a snowmobile ride, try ice fishing, or snowshoe the snowy landscape. The winter is alive with adventure here! When you want to warm your hands, curl up in a cozy cabin with a wood-burning fireplace. Fire up the barbecue grill for a delicious dinner after a day on the slopes or relax watching more than 70 channels of cable television. Screen porches give you views of the landscape and put you just a stone's throw from the outdoor adventures!
34042 St. Highway, Silver City, Michigan 49953
The Porcupine Mountains Winter Ski Complex offers equipment rentals, groomed cross country skiing trails, and more!
The Porcupine Mountains showcase more than 85 miles of hiking trails, ski hills, and cross country trails.close
Inn on Lac Labelle
Lac La Belle, Michigan
Inn on Lac Labelle invites experienced skiers to tackle the slopes! Featuring the longest runs, the highest vertical, and the deepest powder in the Midwest, skilled skiers can conquer the mountain. The 900-foot vertical drop makes for some fast-flying fun on this 500-acre piece of paradise. Explore 94 winding runs in this hidden gem. You'll enjoy some truly outstanding views on the backcountry terrain. Satisfy your stomach after building up an appetite on the slopes. Breakfast and dinner are included in the price and the rooms feature a rustic, serene interior of knotty pines. Log furniture adds to these serene theme and gorgeous views of the snowy splendor are just outside your door. Ski into serenity!
6532 Gay Lac La Belle Rd, Lac La Belle, Michigan 49950
MSN.com called Mount Bohemia "one of the top ten undiscovered ski resorts in the world."
Related Onsite Offerings
After carving up the slopes, stop by The North Pole Bar and Restaurant for a delicious meal and a cold beer. Watch the big game on the flat-screen televisions!close
Otsego Club and Resort
Ascend to the summit of skiing at Otsego Club and Resort, where a mountain of options awaits skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Carve up the hills on 31 different slopes, ranging from beginner to expert in difficulty. Snowboarders looking to show off their skills can coast over to the terrain park and hit the half-pipe. For high fun at a lower elevation, explore 6.2 miles of marked cross country ski trails. Of course, the powder is always perfect thanks to the Resort's state-of-the-art snow-making and snow-grooming technology. If you need to rent equipment, the Resort offers ski, boot, pole, board, and helmet rentals. Come down from the slopes and kick up your feet in your spacious condo or cozy log cabin. Spacious decks overlook the stunning scenery, stone fireplaces warm frozen fingers, and wet bars are perfect for a few drinks. Flip on your flat-screen television or grab a bite to eat at The Duck Blind Grille. The skiing season heats up at Ostego Club and Resort!
696 M-32 East, P.O. Box 556, Gaylord, Michigan 49734
Sharpen your skills at the Professional Ski Instructor Association ski school and ensure you're safe with the nationally recognized “all member” ski patrol.
When you're not skiing, rent a snowmobile, hit the hills on a sled, or try snowshoeing. There's plenty of snowy fun at this winter wonderland!close
Trout Creek Condominium Resort
Harbor Springs, Michigan
Trout Creek Condominium Resort showcases high-flying skiing on Michigan's Lower Peninsula! The neighboring ski areas of Nubs Nob and Boyne Highlands Ski Resorts are always at your fingertips. Offering some of the best skiing in the Midwest, these areas feature more than 50 runs apiece and cater to skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Rentals are available if you need the equipment and ski school helps you elevate your skills. Also, boarders can bust out some tricks at the terrain parks! Slip off your skis and kick up your feet in a fully furnished condominium. Sip a mug of hot chocolate by the welcoming fireplace, soothe your soul in the hot tub, and stay connected with free wireless internet. Take a dip in the heated pool or admire the views from your private balcony. Condos can accommodate anywhere from one to 12 guests, so you can bring the whole gang or get away with that special someone.
4749 S. Pleasantview, Harbor Springs, Michigan 49740
The environment is important at Trout Creek Condominium Resort. It has been awarded the Green Lodging Certificate and has a recycling program.
Northern Michigan is known for more than just its outstanding skiing. State trails are designed for snowmobiling, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing.close