Big Powderhorn Mountain Skiing and Snowboarding Terrain / Mountain Stats

Bessemer, MI  US
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Big Powderhorn Mountain Terrain

Located just a few miles from Lake Superior, Big Powderhorn typically receives 17 feet of natural powder from the lake effect snows off the big lake, making for some of the best snow anywhere in the Midwest.

Big Powderhorn Mountain Snowboarding

Tarrain Parks: 2

Boarders welcome on all trails. Leashes required. Two distinct Terrain Parks for various ability levels.

Big Powderhorn Mountain Mountain Stats

Mountain Terrain
Summit 1,800 Ft / 549 M
Base 1,200 Ft / 366 M
Vertical 600 Ft / 183 M
Acres 250 Ac / 101 Hc
Annual Snow 200" / 508cm
Snowmaking 85%
Longest Run: 5,280 Ft / 1,609 M
Toughest Trail Katie's Catwalk
34%
38%
25%
3%
Trails: 33
Night Skiing? Yes
Nordic Skiing? Yes
Heli/Cat Skiing? No
Mountain Biking? No
Lifts Season/Hours
Doubles: 9
Surface: 1
Capacity (per hr): 10800
Season:
From 12/8/2012 to 3/30/2013
Sunday: 9-4
Monday: 9-4
Tuesday: 9-4
Wednesday: 9-4
Thursday: 9-4
Friday: 9-4
Saturday: 9-4
Mountain
Summit 1,800 Ft / 549 M
Base 1,200 Ft / 366 M
Vertical 600 Ft / 183 M
Acres 250 Ac / 101 Hc
Annual Snow 200" / 508cm
Snowmaking 85%
Longest Run: 5,280 Ft / 1,609 M
Toughest Trail Katie's Catwalk
Terrain
34%
38%
25%
3%
Trails: 33
Night Skiing? Yes
Nordic Skiing? Yes
Heli/Cat Skiing? No
Mountain Biking? No
Lifts
Doubles: 9
Surface: 1
Capacity (per hr): 10800
Season/Hours
Season:
From 12/8/2012 to 3/30/2013
Sunday: 9-4
Monday: 9-4
Tuesday: 9-4
Wednesday: 9-4
Thursday: 9-4
Friday: 9-4
Saturday: 9-4

What's New This Season at Big Powderhorn Mountain

New 20,000 sq foot main lodge. Outside fire pit at lodge.

Information last updated 10/16/2012.