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Whiteface Mountain Ski Resort

Whiteface Mountain Resort Guide

Whiteface Mountain, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Whiteface Mountain Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift1,350m4,429ft
Resort Height370m1,214ft
 Nearest AirportsBurlington and Montreal Trudeau
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Whiteface Mountain at a glance

The biggest vertical in Eastern North America, tantalisingly close to the magic 1000m mark for those in metric. Excellent winter sports facilities nearby from the Lake Placid Olympics of 1932 and 1980 including the world's biggest skating arena. A gondola lift, Cloudsplitter, was added for the 1999 - 2000 season and makes the summit in 7.5 minutes. The areas was a venue for the Goodwill Games in 2000.

 When will it snow in Whiteface Mountain?

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

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Whiteface Mountain Facts, Stats and Ratings

Whiteface Mountain Rated

Ratings for Whiteface Mountain
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Whiteface Mountain?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Whiteface Mountain
Highest Lift1,350m4,429ft
Lowest Piste370m1,214ft
Resort Altitude (Whiteface Mountain)370m1,214ft
Max Vertical980m3,215ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Whiteface Mountain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Whiteface Mountain
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
50km31 miles
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Whiteface Mountain Summary

The American Ski Resort of Whiteface Mountain has direct access to 67 marked pistes, served by a total of 11 ski lifts.

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

On the Mountain

The most difficult run is the '12 Empire'.

Skiing in Whiteface Mountain

Whiteface Mountain offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Whiteface Mountain

Host to World Cup Snowboarding events. The terrain park featured a series of small and medium-size table tops leading to a massive hit at the end of the park. The 425' halfpipe was redesigned to meet International FIS specs for the Goodwill Games in 2000.

When is Whiteface Mountain open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Whiteface Mountain.

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

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Whiteface Mountain.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 11 ski lifts of Whiteface Mountain are able to uplift 13,279 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Whiteface Mountain?

Whiteface Mountain is in Lamoille, Vermont, United States.

How can I get to Whiteface Mountain?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Whiteface Mountain are Burlington, Montreal Trudeau and Manchester-Boston, all within three hours drive. Burlington is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

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