Snow Report

The 2020/21 season is underway! Be sure to check the areas website before you go this winter, and know before you go.

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Name Snow Surface Snow Base New Snow
(past 24 hrs)
New Snow
(past 7 days)
Snow Making? Notes Last Updated
Buck Hill

Buck Hill

Burnsville, MN
Machine Groomed 27" to 41" 0" 0" No

Buck Hill is open normal operating hours for skiing, snowboarding and tubing.   Please check for updated information.  All tickets and rentals must be purchased online.   Mask are required.

Come enjoy sun and fun at Buck Hill!!



Andes Tower Hills

Andes Tower Hills

Kensington, MN
Machine Groomed 20" to 50" 0" 0" No

Open for Skiing & Snowboarding on Thursday, Feb 25 and Friday, Feb 26 from 12 to 8pm

Saturday, Feb 27 and Sunday, Feb 28 from 10am to 8pm

Tubing sessions are Saturday, Feb 27 & Sunday, Feb 28 from 10am to 8pm

NO Reservations Are Required for Skiing, Snowboarding, Tubing or Cross Country






Machine Groomed 30" to 50" 0" 0" Yes

Open Daily |4 Mountains and 75+ Runs
Ski Well. Be Well.

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Machine Groomed 24" to 42" 0" 0" No

Open Sun Feb 28, 11-6. Fri  Mar 5. 10-8 Sat Mar 6. 10-6 Sun Mar 7. 11-6. Tubing Fri. Sat & Sun. Online reservations required for Tubing. Terrain Park on Bear Track. Please Check Facebook for all updates!

Powder Ridge

Powder Ridge

Kimball, MN
Machine Groomed 26" to 60" 0" 0" No

We are 100% open for skiing and snowboarding and snow tubing is now open. All tickets must be pre-purchased online. Please check our web site for additional important information.

Chester Bowl

Chester Bowl

Duluth, MN
Machine Groomed 4" to 24" 0" 0" No

Chester Bowl is open 4:30-8:30 Mondays, Thursdays & Fridays and 11-4:30 Saturdays & Sundays. Check out our website for the most up-to-date info. 

Mount Ski Gull

Mount Ski Gull

Nisswa, MN
Machine Groomed 12" to 36" 0" 1" Yes

Check for OPEN HOURS! 100% OPEN! Must buy tickets ahead of time at

Machine Groomed 12" to 25" 0" 1.50" No

*New Updated Hours

Monday’s: 4pm-8pm

Thurs & Fri: 1pm-8pm

Sat & Sun: 10am-8pm

Tubing: Fri: 5pm-8pm, Sat & Sun: 12pm-6pm


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Giants Ridge

Giants Ridge

Biwabik, MN
Machine Groomed 30" to 40" 0" 2" No


100% Open! 

Mon.-Thur. 9 am - 4 pm

Fri. & Sat. 9 am - 8 pm

Sun. 9 am - 6 pm

35 Runs - 2 Terrain Parks & Tubing

60+ km of Nordic ski trails  

Reserve Tickets Online

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Hyland Hills Ski Area

Hyland Hills Ski Area

Bloomington, MN
Machine Groomed 32" to 42" 2" 2" Yes

All runs and lifts open!  Check website for COVID related changes.


Wild Mountain

Wild Mountain

Taylors Falls, MN
Machine Groomed 12" to 24" 0" 2" No


You Must Purchase Your Tickets, Rentals & Lessons Before Arrival.

Ski & Snowboard Hours

10am - 9pm Daily.

Saturday and Sunday All Chairlifts and Ropes Open at 10am

Monday to Friday Chairlifts and Ropes Open on a Staggered Schedule:

10am: Chair 2, Front Stage Rope and Conveyor
10:30am: Chair 4
11:30am: Chair 1
12:30pm: Back Stage & Main Stage Rope

Fridays: 5-9pm
Saturdays: 10am-8pm
Sundays: 10am-6pm



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Welch Village

Welch Village

Welch, MN
Machine Groomed 28" to 64" 0" 2" No

100% open. Back Bowl open Friday-Sunday

Machine Groomed 23" to 48" 0" 2" No

The Elm Creek ski/snowboarding hills are open daily.  Bunny hill is currently open to the public from 3pm - 9pm on weekdays, 5pm - 9pm on weekends. Tubing hill is open, online reservations required.










Mount Itasca

Mount Itasca

Coleraine, MN
Machine Groomed 5" to 20" 0" 2" No

Melt down and then freeze so hills and trails are icy. Man made snow groomed Sat morning but upper XC trails might still be icy until temps climb again this weekend. Caution! Varying conditions on the back trails. Alpine and tubing well groomed. 






Machine Groomed 18" to 36" 3" 3" No

All terrain open with lots of great snow!!!


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Afton Alps

Afton Alps

Hastings, MN
Machine Groomed 12" to 25" 0" 3.50" No

All guests will need to use the reservation system this season to ski and ride. 

Visit our web site for additional details.





Mount Kato

Mount Kato

Mankato, MN
Machine Groomed 24" to 42" 0" 4" No



Still 100% OPEN for Skiing, Snowboarding and Snow Tubing.

Check out for more Information.

Mask Up Minnesota! Keep our Season Safe.


Machine Groomed 16" to 38" 0" 4.50" No



Coffee Mill Hours:

Thursdays 4-8pm, Friday, Saturday and Sunday Noon to 8pm .  

Scheduled Season closing March 15.