Mont Ripley Skiing and Snowboarding Terrain / Mountain Stats

Houghton, MI  US
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Mont Ripley Terrain

Mont Ripley is located in the scenic Houghton/Hancock area in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Mont Ripley overlooks Portage Lake and the lift bridge. The hill has 24 runs that will challenge all types of skiers and snowboarders. We have tons of jumps and two terrain parks serviced by two chair lifts and a t-bar. With 250 inches of snow per year, there is a variety of both deep powder and well-groomed trails.

Mont Ripley Snowboarding

Tarrain Parks: 2

Tethers are required on snowboards

Mont Ripley Mountain Stats

Mountain Terrain
Summit 1,081 Ft / 329 M
Base 641 Ft / 195 M
Vertical 440 Ft / 134 M
Acres 176 Ac / 71 Hc
Annual Snow 250" / 635cm
Snowmaking 90%
Longest Run: 3,300 Ft / 1,006 M
Toughest Trail Trestle
22%
30%
43%
9%
Trails: 24
Night Skiing? Yes
Nordic Skiing? No
Heli/Cat Skiing? No
Mountain Biking? No
Lifts Season/Hours
Doubles: 2
Surface: 1
Other: 0
Capacity (per hr): 3600
Season:
From 11/26/2010 to 3/27/2011
Sunday: 11-7
Monday: 3-9
Tuesday: 3-9
Wednesday: 3-9
Thursday: 3-9
Friday: 3-11
Saturday: 10-9
Mountain
Summit 1,081 Ft / 329 M
Base 641 Ft / 195 M
Vertical 440 Ft / 134 M
Acres 176 Ac / 71 Hc
Annual Snow 250" / 635cm
Snowmaking 90%
Longest Run: 3,300 Ft / 1,006 M
Toughest Trail Trestle
Terrain
22%
30%
43%
9%
Trails: 24
Night Skiing? Yes
Nordic Skiing? No
Heli/Cat Skiing? No
Mountain Biking? No
Lifts
Doubles: 2
Surface: 1
Other: 0
Capacity (per hr): 3600
Season/Hours
Season:
From 11/26/2010 to 3/27/2011
Sunday: 11-7
Monday: 3-9
Tuesday: 3-9
Wednesday: 3-9
Thursday: 3-9
Friday: 3-11
Saturday: 10-9

What's New This Season at Mont Ripley

The new Copper Hoist double chair lift was installed recently, along with the Copper Chute Glade just to the West of the top of the new chair. We also doubled our snowmaking capacity to help combat any future El Nino weather.

Information last updated 10/22/2010.