Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing

Info

Current Conditions

Giants Ridge is OPEN every day through April 2, weather dependent. ALPINE: 95% of our skiable terrain is open with spring-like conditions. See Snow Report.  TERRAIN PARKS: Placid beginner’s park, Garmisch intermediate park & Grenoble expert park are all open! SNOW TUBING: The tubing park is open Fridays 3-7 pm, Saturdays & Sundays, 10am-7pm. NORDIC: 3” fresh snow allowed for re-opening 30K of Nordic trails! Trails are packed but do not have classical tracks set. $10 trail passes! Fat biking is not permitted at this time. Foot traffic & dogs not permitted on trails. SNOWSHOE: Temporarily suspended.  Continue to check our website for updates. Hours of operation are subject to change and weather dependent.

Did you know snowshoeing is the fastest growing winter sport in the world? It is a great way to explore the outdoors in winter, easy to learn, very inexpensive, and great exercise! Giants Ridge features beautiful trails and scenery, and all of the trails are accessible from the mountain base area and meander through the Northwoods surrounding recreation area. There are five snowshoe trails at Giants Ridge: Northface, Single Track, Lower & Upper Sleeping Giant, and Deer Valley. Trails may be accessed from the mountain base. Snowshoes are available for rent and trail passes are required.

Hours

2016-2017 Season (Nordic, Snowshoe)

 
Early Season  
Dates Hours
December 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18 thru 23 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
December 24 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
December 25 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Holiday Season  
Dates Hours
December 26 – January 1 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Prime Season  
Dates Hours
January 2 - March 19
Monday-Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday-Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Spring Season  
Dates Hours
March 20 thru closing
Monday-Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday-Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Rates

 
Snowshoe Trail Pass Adult/Youth Child (ages 6 & Under)
Every Day $10 FREE

All prices are subject to state and local tax. Dates, rates and times of operation are subject to change without notice.

Trail Report

 

Trail Status Description
Lower Sleeping Giant Temporarily Suspended Moderate
Upper Sleeping Giant Temporarily Suspended More Difficult
Single Track Temporarily Suspended Easy
North Face Temporarily Suspended Moderate
Deer Valley Temporarily Suspended Easy

Rentals

 
Snowshoe Rentals Per Day
Snowshoes $14

All prices are subject to state and local tax. Dates, rates and times of operation are subject to change without notice.
 

Map

Nordic Trail Map

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