Ski Areas in Alaska
Hilltop Ski Area is owned and operated by Youth Exploring Adventure, Inc.a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization dedicated to providing recreational programs for Anchorage youth.
Open in winter and summer, this area has many options for fun. When the snow arrives, you can choose from alpine, XC, and ski jumping. In summer, the area host a variety of function for entertainment.
If you haven't visited Moose Mountain yet, you are in for a treat. With over 1,250 feet of vertical, and terrain that varies from our bunny slope at Moose Meadow to the steep and deep North Slope, we offer runs for all abilities.
And the best part is that, due to our southern exposure, we are shielded from the prevailing Northeasterly winds and get hours of sun each day. With Fairbanks' typical temperature inversion Moose Mountain averages 20 to 30 degrees warmer than in town.
We're a small ski area, serving mostly the in-the-know locals who are looking for a laid-back, uncrowded ski resort. We have minimal grooming, but great powder that will last all day. Don't forget to check out the Afterglow Pub upstairs in the lodge for a great selection of local brews.
We have a tubing park that operates 3 (4 in the spring) 1.5 hour sessions. Tickets are $15/session. This is great fun for the whole family, and perfect for kid's birthday parties.
Mt. Aurora Skiland is open Saturdays and Sundays whenever there is enough snow to ski. The season normally starts around Thanksgiving and runs until around mid-April.
The "Silver Star" Double Chairlift- the farthest north chairlift in North America - and maybe the world!. Enjoy a day lodge with a spectacular view and a snack bar with homemade pastries, breakfast, specials, snacks, soups, sandwiches, beverages, and desserts.
The are also offers alpine and snowboard equipment rentals. The…
The best "little" ski area in the world, Eaglecrest Ski Area is Juneau's community-owned ski area located 12 miles from downtown on Douglas Island. The ski season here runs from early December through mid-April with legendary Spring skiing.
Juneau, Alaska's capital city, is only accessible by air or water with no roads leaving town. It is cut off from the rest of the mainland by a huge icefield (daily ferries are available). No need to worry about crowds and lift lines here!
Alyeska Resort is located 40 minutes south of Anchorage, Alaska, in the community of Girdwood. Here you will find a variety of lodging & activities that create a true Alaskan vacation for the entire family.
This resort is remarkably at the lowest base elevation (250 feet) for any major ski resort in the United States.
This burgeoning mountain resort features 1,610 acres of terrain, ranging from gentle slopes for beginners to a vast selection of double black diamond runs to challenge…