Snow King Mountain Resort, Jackson, WY

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Snow King Mountain Resort in Jackson, Wyoming and Escape2ski connect you to skiing, snowboarding, snow reports, trail maps, lift tickets, lodging & webcams. The ski area is located at the southeast edge of the town of Jackson, Wyoming in the Jackson Hole Valley. Opening in 1938, it was the first ski area to be established […]

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Snow King Mountain Resort in Jackson, Wyoming and Escape2ski connect you to skiing, snowboarding, snow reports, trail maps, lift tickets, lodging & webcams. The ski area is located at the southeast edge of the town of Jackson, Wyoming in the Jackson Hole Valley. Opening in 1938, it was the first ski area to be established in the state of Wyoming and helped to secure Jackson, Wyoming reputation as a ski town. Over the years, Snow King Mountain Resort has acquired several nicknames, some call it “The King” and others “The Town Hill”; regardless of its name, the resort has helped to foster the culture of winter recreation in the area. Over the years, Snow King Mountain Resort has grown into a summer and winter recreation area for both locals and tourists to enjoy. While you are in the area, make sure to visit the world famous Yellowstone National Park, the first National Park in the world which located only 60mi/100km from the town of Jackson and Snow King Mountain Resort.

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On the Slopes

  • Snow King Mountain Resort has a variety of terrain that everyone can enjoy, although the upper portion of the mountain complete with a spectacular view of the valley is home to the advanced and expert terrain. If memory our memory is correct, Upper Exhibition is one of the steepest trails in the country, in relation to the vertical drop.
  • Looking to practice or demonstrate your terrain park skills, then you’ll be excited to learn that Snow King Ski Area has rails, boxes, jumps and other features ready for you. Remember to respect the Terrain Park Code and have fun.
  • Snow King Mountain Resort is dedicated to providing the family with a great lasting experience. The Mountain Sports School and the instructors are there to help you improve your ability with the various programs ranging from the kids camps to adult programs.
  • One interesting feature of Snow King Mountain is that cross-country skiing and snowshoeing trails are located on the summit of the mountain. Cross-country skiing lessons are available for both classic and skate ski, as well as, guided snowshoe tours for your added enjoyment.

Off the Slopes

  • A fun alternative to a day on the slopes is snow tubing, King Tubes is located at the base of the mountain and is filled with excitement and fun for the whole famiy. The price of admission includes the tube, however, please note that there is a minimum height requirement of 42in/107cm. Check the website for operating times and conditions.
  • Have an interest in ice climbing, then check out the Exum Ice Park climbing wall, which operates throughout the winter season. Whether you are just a beginner or a climbing veteran, a challenge awaits. Call 307-733-2297 for reservations and information.
  • With the town of Jackson, Wyoming at your doorstep, take a day to relax, tour the town and experiencing what this truly western town has to offer including lodging, restaurants, shopping, arts and entertainment.
  • Looking to explore the area without renting a car? The town of Jackson, Wyoming provides an excellent transit system that will get you where you need to go. Use the helpful link below to select your route.
  • Located at the base of Snow King Mountain Resort is the Snow King Hotel, which is a full service accommodation with a variety of amenities including a spa. Just a short distance away from the hotel is its sister property the Grand View Lodge, which features condo units.
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Mountain Information

Current Status: Open

Mountain Essentials

Vertical Drop:
1571 ft / 479 m

Base Elevation:
6237 ft / 1901 m

Summit Elevation:
7808 ft / 2380 m

Skiable Area:
400 acres

Average Snowfall:
175 in / 445 cm

Trail Map

Snow Report

Weather Conditions

Mountain Terrain

Total Trails: 31

Beginner: 4 (15%)

Intermediate: 8 (25%)

Advanced: 14 (45%)

Expert: 5 (15%)

Terrain Parks: 1

Snow Cross: No

Super Pipe: No

Half / Mini Pipe: No

Jib Park: Yes

Services

Ski & Snowboard School: Both

Rentals & Repairs: Yes

Parking:  Free

Retail Shops: Yes

Family Friendly: Yes

Children’s Ski Programs: Yes

Women's Ski Programs: Yes

Adaptive Ski Programs: No

Childcare: No

Day Lodges: Yes

Restaurants: Yes

Distance from...

Nearest Airport:
Jackson WY , 10mi / 16km

Nearest Major City:
Jackson WY, 0.5mi / 1km

Nearest Town/City:
Jackson WY, 0.5mi / 1km

Contact Info

Central Reservations: N/A

Direct Phone: 307-734-3194

Snow Phone: 307-734-2020

Mountain Operations

Season Dates: Dec 2 to Mar 25

Skiing & Snowboarding: Both

Days Operating: Tu, W, Th, F, Sa, Su

Operating Hours:
10:00am to 4:00pm : Night session Tue to Sat, 4:00pm to 7:00pm : Open Holiday Monday's : See website for any updates

Night Skiing: Select Nights

Lift Ticket Prices

Webcams

Lift Information

Total Lifts: 5

Trams: 0

Gondolas: 0

Chondolas: 0

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Express Six: 0

Express Quads: 0

Express Triples: 0

Quads: 0

Triples: 1

Doubles: 2

Surface Lifts: 2

Lodging

Mountainside: Yes

Within 30mi / 48km: Yes

Closest Airport(s)

Airport Convenience Ranking™

Jackson Hole Airport  (JAC)
Distance: 10 mi / 16 km
Ranking: Most Convenient

Helpful Links

Ski Resort Website

Mountainside Lodging

Nearby Lodging

Tourism Site

Local Transit Service

Local Transit Map

Airport Transportation