J2Ski J2Ski logo
°F / in / ft / miles°C / cm / m / km


Okemo Ski Resort Guide

Okemo, United States

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,020m3,346ft
Lowest Lift360m1,181ft
 Nearest AirportsAlbany and Stewart
Free Snow Reports by e-Mail  Sign Up Here


The American ski resort of Okemo is at an altitude of 360m1,181ft.


Okemo has direct access to 119 marked pistes, served by a total of 19 ski lifts.

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


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


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

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Big Bang'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Okemo?

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

See our long-range Snow Forecast for the latest update, or   Join our Snow Mail Here

Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Okemo

Ski Area Stats

Okemo Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
26km16 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Okemo Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,020m3,346ft
Lowest Piste360m1,181ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Okemo
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Okemo?

This ski resort is in Clifton Park, Saratoga, United States.


Tap Show Map in Full Screen for Full-Screen, or see J2Ski's Resort map, showing Hotels and Ski Shops.

How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Okemo is Albany, 17 minutes drive away.

Stewart, Bradley, Binghamton, Syracuse, Burlington and Westchester Co airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The 19 ski lifts are able to uplift 33,450 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Okemo open?

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

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Mid 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 Okemo, 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 Okemo Tourist Office for the latest.

Talking about Okemo

Mentions in recent J2Ski News Items and Snow Reports from our users...