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Northern Michigan

Caberfae Peaks (Cadillac)
Vertical Drops and Slopes as challenging as any ski hill in Northern Michigan. Veteran skiers up north rate Caberfae as one of the best. Hours closer to Southern Michigan, you’ll drive less and ski more at Caberfae.

Crystal Mountain (Benzie County)
Crystal Mountain seems to do everything right. Quality instruction and children’s programs and top-notch resort amenities and service. A great Nordic Center extends your ski experience to the Northwoods surrounding the mountain.

The Highlands (Harbor Springs)
The best of the Midwest awaits you at “the Highlands”. Expertly groomed winding slopes and our acclaimed International Snowsports School make the fun pleasantly accessible to new enthusiasts and families alike. The thrill seeker will enjoy the Midwest’s most vertical, longest runs, steepest run-The Couloir and our terrain park.

Boyne Mountain (Boyne Falls)
Boyne Mountain is known for it’s convenient lift and trail systems that cater not only to the expert snow enthusiasts but to beginners in a way that makes skiing and riding easier than ever to learn and enjoy. Miles of groomed cross country ski trails, a huge outdoor hot tub and pool, memorable dining venues, warm fireplaces, specialty shops, well organized children’s programs and the famously lively apre-ski scene are just some of the likely pastimes for you to enjoy at Boyne Mountain.

Hanson Hills Recreation Area (Grayling)
A complete 1000 acre winter/summer sports park. Family recreation at reasonable rates. Terrain Park, 11 downhill skiing runs, 35 km cross-country skiing, ice skating, tubing, and more.

Otsego Club (Gaylord)
Short lift lines, combined with advanced snowmaking capabilities, a Professional Ski Instructor Association (P.S.I.A.) ski school, an unparalleled ski safety record, renowned children’s program, on-site bed and breakfast-style accommodations and condominium and log cabin vacation rentals, the award-winning cuisine, all give Otsego Club an appealing, quality atmosphere. Since 1939, a tradition of families spending time together. JOIN THE CLUB TODAY!

Shanty Creek (Bellaire)
Shanty Creek is a Michigan ski area offering a picturesque alpine playground for the winter sports enthusiast. Providing guests with the latest in rental equipment and clinics or lessons for all levels of skiers, Shanty Creek is an all-in-one destination for the perfect Michigan winter getaway.

The Homestead (Leelanau County)
The Homestead offers downhill skiing and boarding with panoramic views of Lake Michigan. Cross-country skiing in the adjacent Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. State-of-the-art snowmaking with 100% coverage. Lifts with advanced safety and comfort features. Camp Tamarack children’s center.

Treetops Resort (Gaylord)
A great mixture of skiing, snowboarding, and cross country skiing makes Treetops Sylvan Resort a perfect family getaway. Treetops has a great tubing run and some of the wildest nordic skiing in the north.

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Upper Peninsula

Big Powderhorn Mountain(Western U.P.)
Feeling good. Gliding your skis or board along 29 freshly groomed trails across 250 acres of breathtaking Upper Peninsula forest. Cozying up to a crackling fire. This is the magic of Big Powderhorn Mountain. We invite you to share in this very special experience.

Blackjack Ski Resort(Western U.P.)
With over 200 inches of annual snow (303 last year) and a commitment to excellence, Blackjack Ski Resort assures you a great family ski vacation.

Indianhead Mountain Resort(Western U.P.)
A timeless vacation can be yours at Indianhead. Come and relax in our unique setting, experience our genuine service, enjoy our local cuisine. Leave out the fixed schedules, oversold seats, rental cars and harried travelers. Don’t settle for “more-of-the same” lodging, efficiently cool clerks or standard menus. Come and play on our snow.

Pine Mountain(Iron Mountain)
Pine Mountain Resort is a four season family resort with lodge rooms and one and two bedroom condo units. Amenities include indoor pool, hot tub and sauna; Famer’s Restaurant and bar and the Sitzmark bar. Great winter downhill skiing and snowboarding. Great night skiing four nights a week for any level skier; two large terrain parks and half pipe (nice jumps mean lots of fun and air!)

Porcupine Mountains (Western U.P.)
The Porkies has 11 miles of slope covering 100 acres over a 320 acre area. There are 7 intermediate trails, 5 challenging expert trails and 3 novice trails. Vertical drop is 641 feet – among the highest in the Midwest!

Whitecap Mountains(N. Wisconsin)
Gather your friends, family and colleagues for an unforgettable vacation, conference, seminar, wedding or family get-together this winter on the slopes of Whitecap’s 3 glorious Mountains. Whitecap Mountains offers three incredible mountains of skiing with 36 runs.

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Southern Michigan

Alpine Valley (White Lake)
Southeast Michigan’s Mountain of Fun — 25 scenic slopes serviced by 10 chairlifts and 10 rope tows offer the variety you have been looking for.

Mt. Brighton (Brighton)
For skiing close to home in Southern Michigan, Mt. Brighton is the place. Ski school, children’s programs, racing leagues and programs, two cafeterias, pizza parlor and bar lounge.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada

Searchmont (Ontario)
With long runs and a 700′ vertical, Searchmont offers Rocky Mountain skiing & snowboarding right here in the midwest.


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