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Mountain High

Mountain High Ski Resort Guide

Mountain High, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift2,500m8,202ft
Resort Height2,500m8,202ft
 Nearest AirportsOntario and John Wayne
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Mountain High

The American ski resort of Mountain High is at an altitude of 2,500m8,202ft.


Mountain High has direct access to 46 marked pistes, served by a total of 13 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,500m8,202ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,500m8,202ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


Mountain High is very highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Mountain High.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'The Olympic Bowl'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Mountain High?

The next notable snow forecast is 5cm2in, expected on 14 December, with around 7cm3in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Mountain High

Ski Area Stats

Mountain High Ski Area

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


Mountain High Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,500m8,202ft
Resort Altitude (Mountain High)2,500m8,202ft
Lowest Piste2,010m6,594ft
Max Vertical490m1,608ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Mountain High
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Mountain High?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Mountain High is Ontario, 54 minutes drive away.

John Wayne, Burbank and Los Angeles airports are all within three hours drive.

Ontario is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts are able to uplift 20,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Mountain High open?

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

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

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 Mountain High, 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 Mountain High Tourist Office for the latest.

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