Alyeska Resort Skiing and Snowboarding Terrain / Mountain Stats

Girdwood, AK  US
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Alyeska Resort Terrain

Alyeska Resort is gearing up for the winter ski season scheduled to open on Wednesday, November 24th (conditions permitting). This winter “bigger is better” – from newly gladed terrain on the North Face to Alaska’s first Super Pipe. Alyeska Resort has also extended the night-skiing season, and with the help of Mother Nature, will be offering weekend skiing and riding through Memorial Day.

Alyeska Resort Snowboarding

Halfpipes: 1
Tarrain Parks: 2

Alaska's only in ground super pipe
Helmets recommended

Alyeska Resort Mountain Stats

Mountain Terrain
Summit 3,939 Ft / 1,201 M
Base 250 Ft / 76 M
Vertical 2,500 Ft / 762 M
Acres 786 Ac / 318 Hc
Annual Snow 650" / 1,651cm
Longest Run: 3,000 Ft / 914 M
Toughest Trail North Face
11%
52%
19%
18%
Trails: 73
Night Skiing? Yes
Nordic Skiing? Yes
Heli/Cat Skiing? Yes
Mountain Biking? Yes
Lifts Season/Hours
High-Speed 4: 1
Quads: 3
Doubles: 2
Surface: 3
Gondolas: 1
Capacity (per hr): 11416
Season:
From 11/23/2011 to 4/29/2012
Sunday: 10:30-5:30
Monday: 10:30-5:30
Tuesday: 10:30-5:30
Wednesday: 10:30-5:30
Thursday: 10:30-9
Friday: 10:30-9
Saturday: 10:30-9
Mountain
Summit 3,939 Ft / 1,201 M
Base 250 Ft / 76 M
Vertical 2,500 Ft / 762 M
Acres 786 Ac / 318 Hc
Annual Snow 650" / 1,651cm
Longest Run: 3,000 Ft / 914 M
Toughest Trail North Face
Terrain
11%
52%
19%
18%
Trails: 73
Night Skiing? Yes
Nordic Skiing? Yes
Heli/Cat Skiing? Yes
Mountain Biking? Yes
Lifts
High-Speed 4: 1
Quads: 3
Doubles: 2
Surface: 3
Gondolas: 1
Capacity (per hr): 11416
Season/Hours
Season:
From 11/23/2011 to 4/29/2012
Sunday: 10:30-5:30
Monday: 10:30-5:30
Tuesday: 10:30-5:30
Wednesday: 10:30-5:30
Thursday: 10:30-9
Friday: 10:30-9
Saturday: 10:30-9

What's New This Season at Alyeska Resort

Alyeska Resort has five new ski runs featuring gladed terrain on the North Face offering expert tree-skiing. Alyeska Resort is opening the first in-ground Super Pipe in Alaska, located just below the Chair 7 Mid-Station. The Super Pipe is 300 ft in length and 55 ft in width with 18 ft walls. The Alyeska Park Crew will maintain the Super Pipe with a newly purchased 18 ft Zuagg pipe monster.

Alyeska Resort is extending night-skiing operations for an additional two weeks in March, perfect for accommodating guests on spring break. Night-skiing will be offered Thursdays to Saturdays from December 17 through March 27 and available on the Tram and Chairs 1, and 3 operating from 4 to 9 pm

Alyeska Resort will operate 11 am to 6 pm beginning April 1 through April 25, 2010 (regular season hours are 10:30 am to 5:30 pm). In addition, Alyeska will be open for skiing and riding on weekends from April 30 to May 31, conditions permitting.

Information last updated 11/01/2011.