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Granite Peak

Granite Peak Ski Resort Guide

Granite Peak, United States

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers and Intermediates.
Highest Lift592m1,942ft
Lowest Lift379m1,243ft
 Nearest AirportChico Muni
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Granite Peak

Granite Peak is the highest skiable mountain in Wisconsin with the second-highest vertical in the whole Midwest (700 feet). It was purchased in 2000 and has expanded very rapidly since. It was formerly known as Rib Mountain. The resort's runs range from the easy and meandering to the heart-stopping pitch of the slalom course. The area has spectacular views of the city lights while night skiing Monday through Saturday and a historic split stone chalet offers food and spirits around one of three blazing fireplaces.


The American ski resort of Granite Peak is at an altitude of 379m1,243ft.

Granite Peak has direct access to 72 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


Granite Peak offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.


Granite Peak offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Granite Peak.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Granite Peak?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Granite Peak.

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Snow Forecast by day for Granite Peak

Ski Area Stats

Granite Peak Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Granite Peak Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift592m1,942ft
Lowest Piste379m1,243ft

Location and Map

Where is Granite Peak?

This ski resort is in Trinity, California, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Granite Peak is Chico Muni, 134 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 11,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Granite Peak 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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Granite Peak, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Granite Peak Tourist Office for the latest.

Granite Peak