W10441 Cascade Mountain Road - Portage, WI
Cascade Mountain is Wisconsin's premiere ski and snowboard destination. It is easy to reach, on Interstate 90/94 between Madison and Wisconsin Dells.
Cascade Mountain offers 36 trails open to skiing and snowboarding that break down as follows: 38% beginner runs, 24% intermediate runs and 38% advanced runs, plus a Snow Tube Park with 7 tube lanes and a Magic Carpet lift to carry snow tubers back to the top of the hill. Base elevation of the mountain is 820 feet, peak elevation is 1,280 feet, and vertical drop is 460 feet. There are 160 skiable acres.
Kids 12 and under ski FREE, anytime, with a paid adult. For current ski conditions, visit www.cascademountain.com
GRANITE PEAK AT RIB MOUNTAIN
3605 N. Mountain Road - Wausau, WI
Voted #1 Park in the Midwest by TransWorld SNOWboarding! This season at Granite Peak Ski Area is going to be the best yet, with the addition of a Sundance Patio Outdoor Firebar, and enhanced tree skiing, snowmaking and beginner area! With the Tyro Progression Park and the Show Time Park, all levels of riders can look forward to something exciting. Granite Peak has the terrain variety, long runs and reliable snow that you'd normally expect to find only out West: 74 runs, a 700-foot vertical, 65 acres of tree skiing, two high speed lifts and skiing mid-November through early April.
Granite Peak has the largest and best maintained parks in the Midwest, with over 35 jibs and 15 jumps. With its Wisconsin Northwoods location, Granite Peak receives more than its share of natural snow, and more than 500 advanced technology snowguns offer plentiful and reliable skiing all season long. The five terrain parks at Granite Peak are groomed every night, and all take offs and jibs are hand raked to provide you with the best riding conditions possible.
For current ski conditions, visit www.skigranitepeak.com