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Jay Peak Ski Resort

Jay Peak Resort Guide

Jay Peak, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Jay Peak Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift-
Resort Height530m1,739ft
 Nearest AirportsBurlington and Montreal Trudeau
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Jay Peak at a glance

With a huge amount of 'glade' (gently wooded) ski areas and recording some of the best natural annual snowfall in Vermont, this is a year-round resort with Vermont's only cable car (aerial tram) which received new tram cars for the 2000 - 2001 season. The resort installed the new Green Mountain Flyer, the longest detachable quad in the East at 2310metres (7,700-feet/2 miles) in length for the 1999/2000 season. The Leitner built chairlift can carry up to 2,600 skiers per hour.

 When will it snow in Jay Peak?

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

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Jay Peak Facts, Stats and Ratings

Jay Peak Rated

Ratings for Jay Peak
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Jay Peak?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Jay Peak
Resort Altitude (Jay Peak)530m1,739ft
Lowest Piste533m1,749ft
Max Vertical3m10ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Jay Peak Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Jay Peak
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Jay Peak Summary

The American Ski Resort of Jay Peak has direct access to 75 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

On the Mountain

The most difficult run is the 'The Jet'.

Skiing in Jay Peak

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Jay Peak

Jay Peak is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Jay Peak.

When is Jay Peak open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Jay Peak.

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Early May.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Jay Peak.

Snow Making

Jay Peak is able to make snow, with 65 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts of Jay Peak are able to uplift 10,615 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Jay Peak?

Jay Peak is in Orleans, Vermont, United States.

How can I get to Jay Peak?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Jay Peak are Burlington and Montreal Trudeau, all within three hours drive.

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