|| || As a lift operator here it looks like the hills are steep as all get out, and the chairs are fast, but we can slow them down for loading, so dont be afraid to ask! Says Jeff Locke.|
How is snowboarding there? Says Josh.
Welch Village has an average percentage of demanding runs and an average proportion of easy ski trails. This ski area has a decent mixture of ski trails and an ok sum of ski lifts. A 360 foot drop from top to bottom is unsurprisingly
not that much, but Welch Village has so many other wonderful attributes. Welch Village has the most sizeable elevation difference for 112 miles. The annual snowfall is lower than average at Welch Village. All in all there are 60 slopes
|to choose from; there's a splendid mixture to gratify everyone. The 4 feet of good snow that falls here yearly doesnít sound like heaps, but it's pretty okay. This ski area has 140 acres of ski terrain, and it's all in splendid condition. Whether you're skiing or snowboarding, in this general vicinity, you'll discover loads of ski resorts. This is a conventional size ski mountain boasting a roughly average altitude difference compared to other mid west ski resorts. || ||
All of the 10 lifts will get you up the mountain well. Please refer to the ski map of Welch Village on this net page for info. Welch Village has a great choice of trails to match all abilities; it's totally impossible to get bored
here. The nearby lodgings are a bit far away from the bottom area, but if you donít have reservations, you will possibly end up sleeping in your car. The skiing and the snowboarding in Minnesota is so much fun all winter long. Getting
your skiing muscles activated and an opportunity to spend some time in the great outdoors have skiers coming here. The winter in Minnesota is so pretty for snowboarding or skiing.|
Special features: 3 terrain parks, New Back Bowl and Quad Chairlift opens Dec. 26, 2008
Welch Village ski area management's own description
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.|
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Description of Welch Village ski area submitted by ski area management.
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|These outdoors activities are available near Welch Village ski area.|
| ||Ski Areas Near Welch Village ski area:|
Afton Alps, Minnesota
, 15 miles away|
350 foot drop, 18 lifts, 41 runs
20% Expert & Adv.
Buck Hill, Minnesota
, 39 miles away|
309 foot drop, 11 lifts, 13 runs
32% Expert & Adv.
, 40 miles away|
260 foot drop, 9 lifts, 22 runs
33% Expert & Adv.
Wild Mountain, Minnesota
, 42 miles away|
300 foot drop, 8 lifts, 25 runs
34% Expert & Adv.
, 46 miles away|
175 foot drop, 6 lifts, 14 runs
20% Expert & Adv.
Mount Kato, Minnesota
, 92 miles away|
240 foot drop, 8 lifts, 19 runs
17% Expert & Adv.
| ||Whitewater Near Welch Village ski area:|
Vermilion River, Dakota
, 12 miles away, Class II-III+ - 0.5 miles long (Falls to Old Mill in Hastings)|
Apple River, St.Croix
, 28 miles away, Class I-II - 2 miles long (Somerset)|