Solitude Mountain Resort
Solitude Mountain Resort is a fantastic option for skiers and snowboarders looking for a challenge in their next ski vacation. Solitude Mountain offers more intermediate and advanced ski hills than most other mountains in the area. With over seventy runs, only ten percent of them are meant for beginner skiers. This means you will be among more advanced riders when you visit Solitude Mountain. There are also a number of chair lifts available to make sure you spend more time on the mountain than you do in the lift lines. If downhill skiing is not your thing, there are also eleven Nordic trails available. These trails are sure to keep you busy all day long as well.
Spruce up your skills
Solitude Mountain Resort prides themselves on their premium ski and snowboard lessons. Even from the name, Snowsports Academy, you know you and your family will be getting some of the top instructors in the area teaching you new skills. Whether you are an adult looking to learn new skills and improve your skiing, or a kid just learning to ride you are sure to find something that suits you. Lessons are available for full-day, half-day or hourly periods.
More fun on the snow
If you would rather now spend your time flying down a mountain full speed there are other options for you at Solitude Mountain Resort. Snowshoeing is a popular past-time at Solitude as the mountain offers over ten kilometers of marked snowshoe trails for you to enjoy. You can also purchase guided tours and snowshoe rentals if you are a beginner. The full day pass is only $5 and gives you access to the trails from open to close. If you do not have your own equipment, Solitude Mountain Resort offers boots, poles and overshoe rentals to keep you looking the part when out on the trails. There is also ice skating available at Solitude Mountain Resort. In the middle of the European-style village you will find the ice rink. Here you can enjoy an evening or afternoon with friends and family leisurely making their way around the pond. Rentals are available for purchase as well through the Powderhorn Adventure Center.
No matter how you choose to spend your time at Solitude Mountain Resort you are bound to have a great time. Be sure to book as much as you can in advance to avoid disappointment.