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Whiteface Mountain

Whiteface Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Whiteface Mountain, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,350m
Resort Height370m
 Nearest AirportsBurlington and Montreal Trudeau
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Whiteface Mountain

The American ski resort of Whiteface Mountain is at an altitude of 370m.


Whiteface Mountain has direct access to 67 marked pistes, served by a total of 11 ski lifts.

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


Whiteface Mountain offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.


Whiteface Mountain is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Whiteface Mountain.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the '12 Empire'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Whiteface Mountain?

The next notable snow forecast is 14cm, expected on 5 November.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Whiteface Mountain

Ski Area Stats

Whiteface Mountain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Whiteface Mountain Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,350m
Lowest Piste370m
Resort Altitude (Whiteface Mountain)370m
Max Vertical980m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Whiteface Mountain
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Whiteface Mountain?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Whiteface Mountain is Burlington, 67 minutes drive away.

Montreal Trudeau and Manchester-Boston airports are all within three hours drive.

Burlington is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 11 ski lifts are able to uplift 13,279 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Whiteface Mountain open?

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

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Mid April.

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

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Whiteface Mountain, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Whiteface Mountain Tourist Office for the latest.

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