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Jay Peak

Jay Peak Ski Resort Guide

Jay Peak, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift1,209m
Resort Height530m
 Nearest AirportsBurlington and Montreal Trudeau
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Jay Peak

The American ski resort of Jay Peak is at an altitude of 530m.


Jay Peak has direct access to 75 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Jay Peak is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Jay Peak.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'The Jet'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Jay Peak?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Jay Peak.

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Snow Forecast by day for Jay Peak

Ski Area Stats

Jay Peak Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Jay Peak Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,209m
Lowest Piste553m
Resort Altitude (Jay Peak)530m
Max Vertical3m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Jay Peak
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Jay Peak?

This ski resort is in Orleans, Vermont, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Jay Peak is Burlington, 78 minutes drive away.

Montreal Trudeau airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 10,615 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 65 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Jay Peak open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Early May.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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