OnTheSnow Best Terrain 2013

The Mountain


OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award Winner:
Best Terrain in the Midwest for 2013


Whether you’re an avid skier, seasoned snowboarder, or simply a snow enthusiast, Crystal Mountain has plenty of pristine terrain on which to offer an unforgettable Michigan winter experience. Ski and ride our 48 downhill slopes. Gracefully glide across 40-plus kilometers of groomed cross-country trails. Snowshoe over 80 acres of wooded valleys while capturing breathtaking overlooks around every bend. The choice is yours. Our Mountain, is yours.


Crystal Mountain Snow Report & Lift Hours





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At-a-Glance…

Last Updated: 21-Dec-2014 11:01 AM
Base: 36"-52" Lift Hours: 9am-9pm
Trails Open: 40 Trail Conditions: Machine Groomed
Lifts Open: 5 lifts, 2 magic carpets New Snow Last 24 hrs: 0 inches

= Open   § = Terrain Park Area    = Machine Groomed


Easiest BEGINNER TRAILS


Emmy  
Jester's Alley §  
Megan's Way  
Giggles   
Last Chance  
Nason's Trail  
Hoot Owl  
Leo's Legacy  
Tammy's Turn  
J.T.'s Trail  
Main Street  
Totem Park  

More Difficult INTERMEDIATE TRAILS


Abbey Road  
Dandy's Delight  
Pops' Peak  
Abendroth's Trail  
Huggy Bear Hollow  
Rotary Run §  
Brady's Run  
Interlochen Arts Ave.  
Shelburg's Chute  
Bugaboo  
Kay Blue  
Short Cut  
By George  
Lake View  
The Ridge  
Canyon  
Little Vincent  
Wally's Way  
Cheers  
Norm's Way  
Weiss Way  
Cut Off  
Piper Pass  


Advanced ADVANCED TRAILS


Basin Street §  
Gorge  
Teddy's Turn  
Buck  
Gorge Glades  
Thor  
Buckaroo  
Last Call  
Nose Dive  
Buck Glades  
Loki  
Tuck's Terrain Park §  
Glacier Valley Glade Area  
Lower Gorge  
Wipe Out  


CHAIR LIFTS

Buck Quad
Crystal Clipper High-Speed Quad
North Face Quad
Cheers Double
Loki Quad
Ridge Runner Triple

SURFACE LIFTS

Crystal Carpet #1
Crystal Carpet #2

Snow Report

 Kick off your holiday season on the slopes! We have 5 lifts and two carpet tows servicing 40 trails - and you can ski under the lights tonight because the slopes are open until 9pm. 

Lift Hours

Friday, December 19 - Tuesday, December 23: 9am-9pm
Wednesday, December 24 - Christmas Eve: 9am-4:30pm
Thursday, December 25 - Christmas Day: 10am-9pm
Friday, December 26-Sunday, January 4: 9am-9pm

With the exception of President's Week/Mid-Winter Break (February 16-22), lifts will close at 4:30pm on Monday and Tuesday nights this winter. Crystal Mountain will be open seven days a week with night skiing and riding Wednesday through Sunday (conditions permitting).

Lifts

Buck Quad: 9am-9pm
Loki Quad: 9am-9pm
Crystal Clipper Quad: 9am-9pm
North Face Quad: 10am-4pm
Ridge Triple: 10am-8:30pm
Crystal Carpets: 9am-9pm

Lift Ticket Rates  

At Crystal Mountain, kids ages six and under and adults ages 80 and over ski FREE anytime.

Saturday, December 20 - Thursday, December 25:
Adult (18-64) - $67
Teen (13-17) - $56
Junior (7-12) / Senior (65-79) - $45

Friday, December 26 - Saturday, January 3:
Adult (18-64) - $71
Teen (13-17) - $60
Junior (7-12) / Senior (65-79) - $49

Rental Rates

Adult (18-64) - $38
Teen (13-17) - $36
Junior (7-12) / Senior (65-79) - $32
Child (Ages 6 & Under) / Superior (Ages 80+) - $22

Terrain Parks

Jester's Alley: 10ft Double Barrel Rail, 10ft Small Box, 16ft Dance Floor, 10ft Double Barrel Up Rail, 20ft T-box, 20ft A-box
Tuck's Terrain Park: a 20ft C Box, 20ft flat box, 20ft up flat rail, 16ft Waterfall Rail, 24ft Flat Down Flat Rail and a 20ft flat rail.
Basin Street: 20ft Tower Tube, 16ft Top Close Out Rail with a 20ft Down Rail, 30ft Round Flat Bar, 16ft Double Park Bench, Barrel Bonk with Up Rail Combo, 20ft Manual Pad, and a 20ft up Box..

Cross-Country Trails

Still closed, but get your skinny skis waxed and ready. Winter shall prevail....soon.  View cross-country rates.


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