Ski Areas > US Rocky Mountains > Moonlight Basin, Montana



Moonlight Basin

  This ski hill has a much higher than average ratio of expert and advanced slopes and a much lower than average ratio of green and blue slopes. Moonlight Basin has a height difference of 4,166 feet which is more than enough for a delightful top to bottom run. Moonlight Basin has an excellent choice of different ski runs and an ok sum of good ski lifts. This ski mountain has 97 slopes that you may ski on; it's a delightful collection. Having 1,900 acres of
    skiable terrain being short of skiing land wonít happen. Moonlight Basin gets covered by heavier than average snow each season. The wonderful snow here turns really deep, 33 feet yearly, and that is one of the finest marks of this
ski resort. Moonlight Basin has the biggest elevation difference among ski hills in a 25000 mile radius. All 7 good ski lifts at this ski mountain are in delightful condition. Whether you're skiing or snowboarding, there are lots of wonderful places for that close by. This is a standard size ski hill with a lot of vertical feet when you compare it to other ski hills in the region. Moonlight Basin is a cool ski resort with a load of advanced and expert ski  
slopes. This ski area has a delightful mixture of ski slopes; it wonít leave anyone bored. Some runs here are extremely freaky; but you were born an adventurous person, not a lot to do about that. Glorious exercise and an opportunity to spend some time in the great outdoors attract ski people from all over. Skiing and snowboarding here in Montana is so much fun all ski season long. There arenít any hotel rooms around here, but if you're ready to travel a short distance then no problem, and if you make reservations ahead of going, you're all set.

Special features: 2 Terrain Parks

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Hotels Near Moonlight Basin ski area, Montana

The Lodge At Big Sky, Big Sky
2.8 miles away
Lone Mountain Ranch, Big Sky
9.5 miles away
Bucks T4 Lodge, Big Sky
13.3 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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These outdoors activities are available near Moonlight Basin ski area.
 Ski Areas Near Moonlight Basin ski area:
Big Sky, Montana , 3 miles away
   4350 foot drop, 17 lifts, 150 runs
   58% Expert & Adv.
   25% Intermediate
   17% Beginner
Bridger Bowl, Montana , 45 miles away
   2600 foot drop, 8 lifts, 71 runs
   50% Expert & Adv.
   30% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Grand Targhee, Wyoming , 81 miles away
   2212 foot drop, 5 lifts, 74 runs
   70% Expert & Adv.
   20% Intermediate
   10% Beginner
Kelly Canyon, Idaho , 82 miles away
   1000 foot drop, 5 lifts, 26 runs
   20% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   35% Beginner
Showdown, Montana , 90 miles away
   1400 foot drop, 4 lifts, 34 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   30% Beginner
Great Divide, Montana , 93 miles away
   1503 foot drop, 6 lifts, 140 runs
   50% Expert & Adv.
   35% Intermediate
   15% Beginner
Jackson Hole, Wyoming , 94 miles away
   4139 foot drop, 11 lifts, 116 runs
   50% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   10% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Moonlight Basin ski area:
Gallatin River - West Fork, Gallatin County , 13 miles away, Class IV-V(V+) - 0.75 miles long (Ouzel Falls to 3/4 mile downstream)
Gallatin River, Gallatin County , 13 miles away, Class II-III - 11 miles long (West Fork Gallatin to Greek Creek)
Whitewater Outfitter - Geyser Whitewater Expeditions, Gallatin County , 13 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
 Trails Near Moonlight Basin ski area:
Eldridge Trail, Gallatin , 15 miles away
Lightning Creek Trail, Madison , 16 miles away
Cutoff Trail, Madison , 17 miles away
 National Parks Near Moonlight Basin ski area:
Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park - WY , 54 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Moonlight Basin ski area:
Big Sky Golf Course, Big Sky , 10 miles away
Club At Spanish Peaks, Big Sky , 10 miles away
Reserve Golf Course, Big Sky , 10 miles away

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