57°47° / 68°
DualImage
BASE
0"
SURFACE
Closed
NEW
0"
MAKING
No

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Download pdf: TrailMap

Stats

Resort Opening
1965
Elevations
Valley Floor: 700 ft.
Summit: 1060 ft.
Vertical Rise: 360 ft.
Skiable Terrain
140 acres
Average Annual Snowfall
45 in.
Average Length of Season
Mid-November to late March
Trails
60
Snowmaking

128 units with 100% trail coverage

Location
40 minutes South of the Twin Cities
40 minutes North of Rochester
15 minutes Southeast of Hastings
Lift System

5 Quads
1 Triple
3 Doubles
1 Moving Carpet - open during lessons only and is intended for lesson guests.  
(The Magic Carpet is open to public 3-7pm Sat & Sun)*
1 Rope Tow

Office Hours Monday - Thursday
9am to 3pm
Office Hours Friday
9am to Noon
Winter, Mon-Thu
10am to 9pm
Winter, Fri-Sat
9am to 10pm
Winter, Sunday
9am to 9pm

Upcoming Events

  • Bakkelyka Brew
    Bakkelyka Brew
    Saturday, Oct. 1st

    2nd Annual Bakkelyka Brew - Craft Beer & Music Festival
    Saturday, Oct. 1st, 2016

    Tickets - $25 online special; $35 at the gate; 
    *Music Only $20; *Under 21 - $15
    Tickets will be available at welchvillage.com
    * available onsite only
    - Includes: 2 hour beer tasting from local breweries (2-4pm); commemorative tasting mug; admission to music festival featuring 3 bands.

    - 2016 Bands: Kind Country, Useful Jenkins, The Radio Strike
    - Food Trucks
    - Craft Beer Trailer
    - Fire Pits
    - Ski & Snowboard Sale in the Main Chalet (Friday 4-9pm & Saturday 10am - 5pm)

    2016 Beer Tasting Lineup: Stagecoach, St. Croix, Summit, Bent Paddle, F-Town, Badger Hill, Excelsior, Lift Bridge, Schells, Laguanitas, Founders, Fargo, Rush River, Great Lakes, Ace Cider, Fulton, Bells, Lake Superior, Victory, New Holland, Surly, Central Waters, 21st Amendment, Boulder.

    Click HERE to purchase tickets online and save!

  • Ski and Snowboard Swap & Sale
    Ski and Snowboard Swap & Sale
    Save the Dates: Sept. 30 and Oct. 1st.

    Get great deals on discounted new ski & snowboard gear from Wayne's Ski Shop and Tyrol Ski Shop.

    Ski Swap Equipment Drop-Off Information

    Sell your slightly used skis, ski boots, snowboards, and snowboard boots | $5 charge per item entered into swap and 20% commission on items sold.
    Equipment Drop-Off Hours:  Tuesday 9/27 12-7pm; Wed 9/28 12-7pm; Thursday 12-7pm; Friday 9/30 8am-12pm
    Equipment drop off site is the Welch Village Ski Shop in the Main Chalet. 
    Any items not sold can be picked up from 9am-7pm on Oct 4, 5, and 6. 

    Email swap questions to Nic Swanson at nic@welchvillage.com