- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1040 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in the USA is 1184 ft. The highest point of the track is 7841 ft above sea level.
- Season starts on Nov 30 and ends on Mar 27 (117 days). Average season duration in the USA is 118 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (Nov 30 to Mar 27) is 30 " at summit elevation and 18 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during January, offering an average snow depth of 34 " at summit elevation and 22 " at the base. Therefore Snow Valley is among the 10 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in California.
- Snow Valley features 55 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 51 sunny days. March is the sunniest month with an average of 19 sunny days.
Snow Valley is a fantastic California ski resort that offers everything you desire in a real resort. And, above all, it is the closest ski area in the valley floor. So why waste money and time if you have such a great resort right in front of your door? There are 97 hectares of skiable terrain with multiple trails for all ability levels. Its top elevation of almost 2400 meters guarantees best snow conditions during the entire season. In addition, there are three great terrain parks. The Edge, for instance, offers more than a mile full of spectacular features that´ll take your skills to the next level! If you´re a freestyle novice you should enroll in the Learn to Freestyle Program where an expert will teach you the basic techniques. Moreover, the Ski School offers a great variety of programs for both children and adults. There is also a special Children´s Learning Center dedicated to children ages 4-11 where the special needs of children are respected. Snow Valley is eager to provide as much fun as possible for children. Hence, there is also a Snow Play Area available where children can have a blast. Conveniently located next to the base area sun deck parents can watch their children play while relaxing with a hot beverage. Another specialty for children is mini snowmobiling. Here children ages 6-12 have the opportunity to cruise through the snow on a specially designed mini snowmobile. Whatever you choose you and your family will most definitely spend an unforgettable holiday at Snow Valley!
The Ski Resort
Elevation6801 ft - 7841 ft
SeasonNovember - March
Opening DayNov 30, 2016
Closing DayMar 27, 2017
Capacity 13500 Persons/Hr.
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