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MSIA – Cold is Cool – 4th and 5th Graders Ski Free with our NEW App!
MSIA Cold is Cool Passport allows Fourth and Fifth Graders to Ski Free in Michigan! Families can obtain a Cold is Cool Ski & Ride Passport App for their 4th and/or 5th graders that gives them up to three free lift tickets or trail passes at 28 participating ski areas, plus additional discounts on the slopes [...]

Crystal Mountain – Michigan Beer & Brat Festival – May 28, 2022
[ May 28, 2022; 3:00 pm; ] The Michigan Beer and Brat Festival is back! Celebrate our 15th Annual celebration on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, meads, hard ciders, wine, liquor and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. BUY ADMISSION NOW » Token Admission VIP Admission begins at 3pm, General Admission from 4-8pm. Ages 3 [...]

Caberfae Peaks ~ WinAlpine JDT Race ~ March 5 – 6, 2022
[ March 5, 2022 to March 6, 2022. ] Saturday & Sunday, March 5 & 6, 2022:  WinAlpine JDT Race Junior Development Teams from other ski resorts are on site to compete Slalom Race on March 5 Giant Slalom & Slalom Race on March 6 Visit for more info. JOIN US FOR OUR SPRING RACE SERIES: Saturday & Sunday, March 5 & 6, 2022:  WinAlpine [...]

Crystal Mountain – Mardi Gras on the Mountain – March 5, 2022
[ March 5, 2022; ] Let the good times roll at Crystal Mountain this Mardi Gras Weekend! Dress in your favorite purple, green and gold! Skiers and boarders in FULL COSTUME receive $10 off their open-to-close lift ticket (valid Saturday, March 5, 2016 only). Discount only available at ticket window.

Mackinac Island ~ Twilight Turtle Trek ~ March 5, 2022
[ March 5, 2022; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ] A lantern-lit ski and snowshoeing trek through some of Mackinac Island’s natural winter wonderland. The trail begins at Greany Grove (corner of Arch Rock Road and Huron Road) with a bonfire and hot chocolate. The trail is groomed, track set, lit by lanterns and approximately two miles long. This is a free event sponsored by Mackinac State [...]

Caberfae Peaks ~ Jim Wickham Memorial Race ~ March 12, 2022
[ March 12, 2022; 1:00 pm; ] Saturday, March 12, 2022: Jim Wickham Memorial Race Register at the ticket office from 9 am to 12 pm, on March 12th 1 PM start, Slalom Race on Liberty – Open to all Awards outside, at the bottom of Liberty, following the conclusion of the race $10 per racer for the Wickham, or $25 for [...]

Crystal Mountain – Spring Carnival – March 12, 2022
[ March 12, 2022; ] Get ready for a fun filled Saturday with events and activities for the whole family to enjoy!

Caberfae Peaks – Earl Huckle Memorial Race – March 13, 2022
[ March 13, 2022; 1:00 pm; ] Sunday, March 13, 2022: Earl Huckle Memorial Race Register at the ticket office from from 9 am to 12 pm on March 13 or March 14 1 PM Start, Giant Slalom on Liberty & Olympia – Open to all Awards outside, at the bottom of Liberty, following the conclusion of the race $5 for [...]

Crystal Mountain – Celts & Kilts – March 19, 2022
[ March 19, 2022; ] Cheers to a fun-filled St. Patrick's weekend, with plenty of activities for everyone. Look for our on-hill leprechauns from 9am - 4pm for some luck of the Irish and a photo op! Please Note: All activities are weather permitting and subject to cancellation. 9:30 - 10:30AM: Kayaks on the Snow Registration Be the fastest one down our race [...]

Caberfae Peaks Gold Cup Super G – March 20, 2022
[ March 20, 2022; 1:00 pm; ] Sunday, March 20, 2022: Caberfae Peaks Gold Cup Super G – Register at the ticket office from 9 am to 12 pm Race is at 1 pm on South Peak Awards outside immediately following the conclusion of the race Super Giant Slalom on GGs Ride – Open to all $10 per racer for the Gold [...]

What’s New For 2020 – 2021 – Pandemic Precautions at Michigan Ski Areas

Crystal Mountain – Winter 2020-2021 – Frequently Asked Questions
Skiers and riders share many things: a love of the slopes, the feeling of freedom when cruising down runs and making memories with family and friends on a beautiful winter day. We are all part of an outdoor community, and that’s what makes Crystal Mountain special. Winter may look a little different this year, and that’s [...]

Boyne Mountain – Winter 2020 – 21 – What To Expect
Our commitment to guest and team member safety is our top priority. Knowing that operating during a pandemic is a very fluid situation, we did our due diligence in planning for a safe winter season ahead with the understanding that we all need to be flexible. With 415 skiable acres and large base areas, we [...]

Boyne Highlands – Winter Operations, What To Expect
We know this winter will look a little bit different at Boyne Highlands, and you’ll notice that we’ve made changes around the resort with guidance from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and recommendations from the state and local health department. Our goal is to do our best in ensuring the safety of [...]



XC Ski Headquarters – Let it Snow Sale

We’re going crazy waiting for snow, so we’re having an impromptu Let it Snow sale! 25-50% off ALL sweaters from Woolrich, Smartwool, Dale of Norway, plus 25-50% off fleece pullovers and softshell jackets from Under Armour, Woolrich, Columbia and more.

These prices won’t last forever, so hurry over and catch us in this highly vulnerable moment!


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Mt. Brighton – 1st Annual Collegiate Rail Jam Party event on Saturday, February 8th

College students from area schools are invited to compete in the first annual Collegiate Rail Jam event with big air, big prizes from Vail Resorts partners, music, drink specials, contests and more.

College students not competing can still take part in the fun with the Terrain Park 101 jam session, cheering on fellow students, and partying with our live music.

9-11 a.m.: Registration
1-3 p.m.: Rail Jam contest & Parkside party
3:30 p.m.: Awards
4-5 p.m.: Rail Jam 101 Session for non Competitors
8 p.m. – 12 a.m.: DJ Set by scout in Bruhn’s Bar

More info at

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Mackinac Island – Twilight Turtle Trek – February 15, 2014

Nordic Skiing on Mackinac Island, we think we have the best skiing in the Upper Midwest. Join the Mackinac Island Ski Club for the Great Turtle Trek.

Two miles of ski trails will be groomed and lit with over 100 lanterns in Mackinac Island State Park.

This free event begins at Greaney Grove (Scout Barracks corner of Arch Rock Rd. and Huron Rd) along with a bonfire and hot chocolate for all.

For those without skis, Cawthorne’s Village Inn has a great supply of rentals.

Presented by Mackinac State Historic Parks, Mackinac Island Ski Club and Mackinac Island Community Foundation.

Visit Mackinac Island Tourism Bureau Website >>>>

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