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Summer is scheduled to return to Snowbowl on May 27th!

Summer is scheduled to begin on May 27th at Snowbowl! 

 

After an incredible winter season at Snowbowl we are stoked to announce summer is scheduled to open at Snowbowl on May 27th, 2022! 

Join us this summer for endless views and thrilling activities in the heart of the San Francisco Peaks. 

 

Things to do at Snowbowl this summer: 

 

• Mountain dining at Agassiz Lodge 

• 9500′ Bar at Agassiz Lodge 

• Scenic Gondola Rides 

• Summer Activities 

• Disc Golf 

• FREE Barrell Roll 

• Scenic Gondola Rides

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Cheers to the 21/22 Winter Season!

Thank you to everyone who came up to Snowbowl and celebrated a fantastic winter season with us! 

 

Here are some photos which highlight Snowbowl’s closing day celebration!

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Closing Day Events at Snowbowl

Cheers to a wonderful winter season! 

 

Come celebrate with us on closing day! 

 

It’s been an incredible winter season and our closing date is quickly approaching but there’s still plenty of fun to be had up on the slopes! Join us for an après ski party on the Agassiz Lodge Deck from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM on May 1, 2022! 

Closing day at Snowbowl will be full of fun all over the mountain! We will be operating the Arizona Gondola from 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM offering access to advanced terrain only. The Agassiz Lodge will have live music ...

We’re Extending Our Season!

Shred into the month of May at Snowbowl! 

 

Snowbowl is excited to announce that we are extending our winter season through May 1st, 2022! The resort will be open Thursday – Sunday, through April 24th and then we will close out the season with two final days to shred on April 30th and May 1st, 10 AM-4 PM.

 

It’s surely springtime out on the slopes but conditions are still great, here’s a few recent photos to show the fun we’ve had recently! 

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Buy Now, Ski Now

If you’re anything like us, spring skiing is downright celebratory. Sunscreen and costumes are encouraged, aprés at the Agassiz lodge lingers a little longer, and the warmer temperatures (sandwiched between the occasional surprise winter storm!) take laps on the Arizona Gondola to a whole new level of fun.

 

 

With our Buy Now, Ski Now benefit, when you purchase any 2022/2023 season pass, you can start using your pass right away – and get access to the 2022/2023 winter season as well.

 

How it works is pretty simple: purchase your 2022/2023 season pass (don’t forget: we ...

2022/2023 Season Pass On Sale Now

Rise to the Mountains.

 

The San Francisco Peaks beckon us. Whether on skis, boards, foot or even on Arizona’s only gondola, when we traverse these mountains, they move us. Connecting, relaxing, learning, progressing, mastering, surrounded by these peaks – it’s all a high calling, indeed. The 2022/2023 Power Pass is our passage to Rise to the Mountains, and it’s on sale now. Here’s what’s new in this year’s lineup and the tried-and-true features that are staying the same – all passes include no price increases over last year:

 

What’s New

 

Introducing the 4 Day Power ...

Community Benefit Day at Snowbowl

Give Back to the Community While You Ski!

Thank you for joining us on February 26th, 2022 and giving back to the community!

 

Snowbowl has teamed up with Flagstaff Shelter Services and we have donated $12,500 from this date to support Flagstaff Shelter Services. Flagstaff Shelter Services is the largest emergency shelter in Northern Arizona and provides critical services to the most vulnerable members of our community and assists them in finding permanent housing. 

 

Flagstaff Shelter Services

 

2021/2022 Winter Dining Options at Snowbowl

Feeling hungry? Check out the dining options this winter at Snowbowl. 

 

Skiing and Snowboarding sure can work up an appetite and luckily Snowbowl has multiple options for dining and your après-ski enjoyment! 

 

Agassiz Restaurant and 9500’ Bar 

 

The Agassiz restaurant and 9500’ bar are located next to the Arizona Gondola and have tasty options to fuel up for your day on the slopes. At the Agassiz restaurant, you can enjoy Loaded French Fries, Mac and Cheese Bowls, soups, salads, and so much more. Stop by the 9500’ Bar after eating to grab a delicious brew, ...

Tips to Have a More Enjoyable Day on the Slopes

 

Want to create a more enjoyable experience for yourself and others on the mountain?

 

Arizona Snowbowl is committed to promoting skier and rider safety and NSAA has established incredible guidelines such as the ParkSmart programs to encourage and enforce safe skiing and riding behavior. Under these programs, all skiers and riders must be responsible, treat each other with respect, be considerate, and know and comply with the Arizona Skier Safety Act, Your Responsibility Code, Arizona law, and the Park Smart program.

As a skier at Arizona Snowbowl, you are responsible for holding up the skier responsibility code at ...

Deep Powder Has Arrived!

Snowbowl received 13 inches of fresh snow in the last 24 hours bringing our 7 day total to 44 inches! Even more snow is expected throughout the week and there’s no better way to ring in the new year with deep turns and powder laps! Check out our favorite photos from today below. 

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Winter Storm Recovery

Snow has officially arrived and our winter storm recovery operations are underway.

Over the last week, Arizona Snowbowl welcomed 31 inches of fresh powder. Our team has been working hard alongside the storm to open 68% of the mountain along with all chairlifts. The recent snowfall also brought unexpected high winds, cold temperatures, and the perfect atmospheric conditions for rime ice.  

“Rime ice accumulates with freezing temperatures, steady winds, and low clouds.” – National Weather Service Flagstaff

Removing rime ice is a long manual process that involves climbing each tower in extreme weather conditions. Mechanics must remove all chairs ...

Arizona Snowbowl Holiday Gift Guide

 

Find the ultimate gift using the Arizona Snowbowl 2021 holiday gift guide! 

Our 2021 holiday gift guide includes the perfect gifts for the snow or mountain lovers on your list! Curated by Arizona Snowbowl pros, this guide will help you share a little (or a lot!) of holiday cheer this season. Stop by this holiday season and find something special for your loved ones! 

 

  Arizona Snowbowl Apparel 

For the Snowbowl fanatics who love nothing more than telling others how much they love this mountain, why not let them broadcast their favorite brand on their favorite go-to apparel. ...

Freedom To Ride

Freedom to Ride is Back at Arizona Snowbowl! 

 

 

Through February 28, we’re making it even easier for you to get out on the slopes! Discover your Freedom to Ride with all-access midweek tickets starting as low as $52, plus 40% off midweek rentals* and FREE add-on beginner lessons for ages 13+. Act soon – limited quantities are available.

  Deal Includes: Lift tickets start at just $52 with limited quantities available on select dates. Kids 12 & under ski FREE every day! 40% off midweek adult ski & snowboard rentals* 40% off midweek children lessons*  FREE Snow Experience Lessons for ages 13+ with the purchase of a non-promotional ...

Grand Canyon Express & Little Spruce Open 11/27

 

 

We are excited to announce that our snowmakers have made tremendous progress throughout our lower level terrain and the Grand Canyon Express chairlift & Little Spruce conveyor will be operating daily from 9 am – 4 pm starting tomorrow November 27th. Grand Canyon Express will offer access to intermediate trails while Little Spruce will allow access to beginner terrain only.

Available Terrain 

 

All beginner terrain is accessible from Little Spruce only.

The Arizona Gondola will provide access to expert terrain only.

The Grand Canyon Express will provide access to intermediate terrain only.

Please see our Snow Report for all mountain updates.

 

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Arizona Snowbowl is Open!

 

Thank you for kicking off the winter season with us! We appreciate your patience to ski and are so excited to welcome you all back for the winter! A huge shoutout to our snowmakers and groomers who made such an amazing opening day possible due to all of their hard work and dedication. Along with our mountain team’s hard work, Mother Nature brought us 2 inches of fresh snow overnight bringing our current base to a solid 18 inches! The new Arizona Gondola started turning this morning marking the start of the 2021-2022 winter season with access to four trails.  ...