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Elk Ridge

Elk Ridge Ski Resort Guide

Elk Ridge, United States

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift2,499m8,199ft
Resort Height2,286m7,500ft
 Nearest AirportsBaltimore-Washington and Washington Reagan
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Elk Ridge

The American ski resort of Elk Ridge is in the American Rockies at an altitude of 2,286m7,500ft.


Elk Ridge has direct access to 10 marked pistes, served by a total of 2 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,286m7,500ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,499m8,199ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Elk Ridge offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Elk Ridge.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Wahoo'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Elk Ridge?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Elk Ridge.

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Ski Area Stats

Elk Ridge Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
6km4 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Elk Ridge Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,499m8,199ft
Lowest Piste2,286m7,500ft
Resort Altitude (Elk Ridge)2,286m7,500ft
Max Vertical213m699ft

Location and Map

Where is Elk Ridge?

This ski resort is in the American Rockies in Howard, Maryland.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Elk Ridge is Baltimore-Washington, 9 minutes drive away.

Washington Reagan, Washington Dulles, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Shenandoah, Charlottesville-Albemarle and Lehigh Valley airports are all within three hours drive.

Baltimore-Washington and Washington Reagan are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The two ski lifts are able to uplift 425 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Elk Ridge open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Elk Ridge