Ski Areas > US Midwest > Blackjack, Michigan




  I know for a fact that the ski will open for the 09-10 season and it will be announced sometime in October! Says Jackson.

I wonder if blackjack is going to open for the 2009-2010 ski season. Says DonOlson.

With a 465 foot elevation difference it's not the tallest hill there is, but Blackjack has so many other great characteristics. This ski area has an average part of expert and advanced slopes and an average percentage of beginner and intermediate
    runs. Blackjack has a moderate collection of runs and a reasonable amount of ski lifts. There's 101 acres of ski terrain, and it's all in glorious condition. The white snow here gets incredibly deep, 18 feet every winter, and that
is one of the finest traits of this ski mountain. Snowboarding and skiing in this part of Michigan is lots of fun every day of the snow season. This ski area has 6 different ski lifts, and they are skillfully taken care of and controlled by welcoming people. No matter if you're skiing or snowboarding, in this general area, you'll come upon lots of ski mountains. The 20 runs at this ski mountain are charming. The seasonal snowfall is something like average at Blackjack.  
Blackjack is a conventional size ski hill boasting an average altitude difference compared to other mid west ski mountains. The trailmap on this internet page will give you a good idea what Blackjack is like. The nearby lodgings are a bit away from the bottom area, but if you donít have reservations, you will possibly end up snoozing in your vehicle. In winter the Gogebic Range is an enormously great spot if you like snowboarding or skiing. Getting a little magnificent exercise and a chance to spend some time in nature will have you coming back for more. You get many skiers traveling up here from Merrill on snowy weekends. The hills of the Gogebic Range make for a great panorama. When this part of Michigan is covered in snow; it is truly a great time of year for snowboarding or skiing.



Hotels Near Blackjack ski area, Gogebic Range, Michigan

AmericInn Ironwood, Ironwood
10.7 miles away
Comfort Inn Ironwood, Ironwood
11.9 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Ironwood, Ironwood
12.1 miles away
Days Inn Hurley, Hurley
13.7 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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 Ski Areas Near Blackjack ski area:
Indianhead, Michigan , 2 miles away
   638 foot drop, 9 lifts, 23 runs
   42% Expert & Adv.
   37% Intermediate
   21% Beginner
Big Powderhorn Mountain, Michigan , 7 miles away
   600 foot drop, 10 lifts, 33 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   35% Intermediate
   35% Beginner
Whitecap Mountain, Wisconsin , 28 miles away
   400 foot drop, 8 lifts, 43 runs
   37% Expert & Adv.
   28% Intermediate
   35% Beginner
Porcupine Mountain, Michigan , 28 miles away
   641 foot drop, 4 lifts, 15 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Lutsen, Minnesota , 74 miles away
   1088 foot drop, 10 lifts, 92 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   47% Intermediate
   18% Beginner
Granite Peak, Wisconsin , 78 miles away
   700 foot drop, 8 lifts, 74 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   35% Intermediate
   30% Beginner
Ski Brule, Michigan , 93 miles away
   500 foot drop, 11 lifts, 17 runs
   36% Expert & Adv.
   35% Intermediate
   29% Beginner
Loch Lomond, Ontario , 96 miles away
   750 foot drop, 3 lifts, 14 runs
   0% Expert & Adv.
   0% Intermediate
   0% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Blackjack ski area:
Black River, Gogebic County , 2 miles away, Class II-III - 2.2 miles long (Ramsey to above Gabbro Falls)
Planter Creek, Gogebic County , 5 miles away, Class III-IV - 1.1 miles long (Highway 28 to Wirtanen Road)
Powder Mill Creek, Gogebic County , 6 miles away, Class II-IV+ - 2 miles long (above Powderhorn Falls to Cty. 513)
 Trails Near Blackjack ski area:
Rainbow Falls Trail, Gogebic , 8 miles away
 National Parks Near Blackjack ski area:
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Bayfield - WI , 59 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Blackjack ski area:
Boulder Creek Golf Course, Ironwood , 5 miles away
Gogebic Country Club, Ironwood , 9 miles away
Tahoe Lynx Golf Course, Mercer , 17 miles away

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