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Snow Valley Resort Guide

The Snow Valley resort guide summary is: Snow Valley has 11 lifts within its 97 Hectares of terrain that is suitable for all levels, including terrain park enthusiasts. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 348m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 30 trail at Snow Valley.


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Snow Valley Resort Guide

The Snow Valley resort guide summary is: Snow Valley has 11 lifts within its 97 Hectares of terrain that is suitable for all levels, including terrain park enthusiasts. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 348m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 30 trail at Snow Valley.

Vertical:

Top: 2389m
Arrow
348m
Bot: 2041m

Best for:

Advanced level skier
Intermediate/
Advanced

Trails:

30
30%
35%
35%

Hectares of Ski:

97
Snowmaking: 92%

Snow Valley Lifts:

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  • ski lift icon11
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Total lifts = 11
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Visiting Snow Valley

Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Snow Valley.

  • Season opens
  • Season closes
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants | Bars
    2 | 3
  • Nearest Airport
    Los Angeles
  • Nearest Train Station
  • Tourist Office Website
  • Tourist Office Phone
    +19098672751

Snow Valley Features

The terrain at Snow Valley includes:

  • Halfpipes
    2
  • Terrain Parks
    1
  • X-Country
  • Ski Hire

What's it like at Snow Valley resort?

Snow Valley is the closest ski area to the valley floor, just five miles east of Running Springs on Highway 18, 30 minutes closer than Big Bear Lake resorts. With 13 lifts and 240 acres of powdery terrain, Snow Valley has something for every level of skier and boarder. Schighridj (pronounced 'sky ridge') Terrain Park offers more than a mile of downhill fun with numerous hits, spines, and tabletops. A quick glance at the trail map shows Snow Valley featuring a wide variety of skiable and ridable trails and terrain. A favourite of skiers and boarders of all ages, Snow Valley has enjoyed more than 60 years as a celebrated winter resort. No on-site overnight guest facilities are available but there are more than 400 rooms ranging from motels to hotels to Bed and Breakfast establishments in nearby Running Springs and Lake Arrowhead.


Explore Snow Valley Location Map

Interactive Snow Valley trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.


When's the snowiest month to visit Snow Valley?

JanuaryAverage: 0.8 snow days per week
The snowiest week in Snow Valley is week 1 of January. There are typically 0.8 snowy days during this week with 8cm of snowfall. Check out the Snow Valley Snow History graphs below.


Visitor Reviews of Snow Valley

Overall: 2.9 Based on 3 votes and 1 review

  • Snowsure 3.0
  • Variety of pistes 3.0
  • Off-piste 2.0
  • Scenery 3.5
  • Apres-Ski 2.0
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Snow Valley from United States writes:

Snow Valley is known to have shorter lift lines, a family friendly atmosphere and it is the first mountain people pass by before Bear and Summit. It is the mountain's best kept secret.

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