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Arizona, Elevated

Fresh snow, crisp blue skies, and views to the Grand Canyon and beyond. At Snowbowl, winter is more than just a season – it’s an invitation to see Arizona from a brand new perspective. With 260 inches of average annual snowfall, 2,300 feet of vertical drop and the all-new Arizona Gondola, discover elevated winter experiences close to home at the state’s premier ski and snowboard destination.


Introducing the Arizona Gondola

New for the 2020/2021 season, the high-speed Arizona Gondola redefines the skiing and snowboarding experience at Snowbowl. As Arizona’s longest, highest, and most advanced lift, riders will access 2,000 feet of vertical rise in less than 7 minutes on a gondola lift with a combination of 6 person chairs.


From First-Timers to Seasoned Riders

With the largest beginner terrain in the Southwest and innovative Terrain Based Learning™ features, the Arizona Snowbowl Ski and Ride School offers friendly, industry leading instruction for first-time skiers and snowboarders. To make it even easier to learn, beginners ages 13+ enjoy FREE lessons with the purchase of a full-day full-price lift ticket. For experienced riders looking to take their skills to the next level, advanced lessons offer opportunities to progress in the park, shred steeps and sharpen overall technique.


The Complete Mountain Experience

Enjoy the closest lodging to the slopes at Ski Lift Lodge & Cabins with your choice of traditional rooms, cozy cabins or spacious suites. Select units include fireplaces, living rooms, and a full kitchen. Refuel after a full day of adventures at the on-site restaurant featuring a full bar, and experience après with live music and daily specials throughout the season.