The Homestead Skiing and Snowboarding Terrain / Mountain Stats

Glen Arbor, MI  US
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The Homestead Terrain

Opened for skiing in 1983, The Homestead offers skiers and snowboarders exceptional views of Lake Michigan, The Sleeping Bear Dunes and Manitou Islands. Varied terrain perfect for families and first timers with average annual snowfall over 150 inches. Also known for tremendous Lake Michigan lake effect snow storms, which leave dozens of inches of fresh powder in a short time. A hidden gem that every avid winter enthusiast is sure to love.

The Homestead Snowboarding

Tarrain Parks: 1

Learning Terrain, lessons & rentals. Terrain Park this year is located on Spring Beauty featuring rails, mailbox and two table top jumps. Complimentary big air! Riders welcome on all slopes. Terrain Park Training: Need some tips before exploring the Terrain Park for the first time? How to ride the rails? Learn the basics for catching big air? Then this two-hour group lesson is for you. We'll teach you the fundamentals for free riding in an environment that stresses safety but is lots of fun.

The Homestead Mountain Stats

Mountain Terrain
Summit 900 Ft / 274 M
Base 580 Ft / 177 M
Vertical 320 Ft / 98 M
Acres 18 Ac / 7 Hc
Annual Snow 150" / 381cm
Snowmaking 100%
Longest Run: 2,640 Ft / 805 M
Toughest Trail Yellow Rocket
35%
40%
25%
0%
Trails: 15
Night Skiing? Yes
Nordic Skiing? Yes
Heli/Cat Skiing? No
Mountain Biking? No
Lifts Season/Hours
Triples: 2
Doubles: 1
Surface: 2
Season:
From 12/20/2013 to 3/9/2014
Sunday: 9-6
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: 1-8
Saturday: 9-8
Mountain
Summit 900 Ft / 274 M
Base 580 Ft / 177 M
Vertical 320 Ft / 98 M
Acres 18 Ac / 7 Hc
Annual Snow 150" / 381cm
Snowmaking 100%
Longest Run: 2,640 Ft / 805 M
Toughest Trail Yellow Rocket
Terrain
35%
40%
25%
0%
Trails: 15
Night Skiing? Yes
Nordic Skiing? Yes
Heli/Cat Skiing? No
Mountain Biking? No
Lifts
Triples: 2
Doubles: 1
Surface: 2
Season/Hours
Season:
From 12/20/2013 to 3/9/2014
Sunday: 9-6
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: 1-8
Saturday: 9-8

What's New This Season at The Homestead

We made many improvements to the resort in 2012 & 2013 including all new walkways, lighting and signs. We also redecorated CQ's Cabin and the Ski School.

Our new ONE season pass offers customizable flexibility. Save on lift tickets, equipment rental, lessons, NASTAR racing as well as on dining, fitness center passes, fitness class, spa services such as massage and facials, and beauty salon services such as a haircut & style, manicure and pedicure. Save on childcare too. Prices go up on Nov 1, and Dec 1.

Our season opens December 20, 2013 through March 9, 2014
Lodging package are available; visit our website or call 231-334-5100 for details & availability.

Information last updated 11/12/2013.