Blacktail Mountain Ski Hill

Northwest Montana Ski Hills

Blacktail Ski Hill, Northwest Montana
Blacktail Mountain Ski Hill offers Alping Skiing, and Snowboarding.

Blacktail Ski area is located near the town ofLakeside,
Northwest Montana Surrounded by one thousand acres
of National Forest, Blacktail Mountain boasts 24 uncrowded,
groomed runs for all levels of ability.
General Stats:
Over 1000 acres of National Forest1440' of vertical elevationTop elevation: 6780' Longest Run: 1.75 miles

Number of Runs: 24

Visibility is unlimited most days, with 360 degree views of the Flathead Valley and Glacier National Park.
The beautifully built lodge offers all amenities including fine dining in Muley's on the third floor of the lodge,
as well as very affordable cafeteria style meals on the main level.

Lifts: 1 Triple Chair, 2 Double Chairs, 1 Surface.

The instructors and coaches are certified by the Professional Ski Instructors of America and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors.They excel at creating a learning environment filled with fun, safety, and improvement. No matter what age, gender, or ability you are, we can help
your skiing and snowboarding.

Average Snowfall: 250 inches

Blacktail Mountain Northwest Montana Trail Ratings

Easiest: 15%
More Difficult: 70%
Most Difficult: 15%
Experts Only: 0%
Trail ratings indicate the relative difficulty of the runs within
a given ski area and are not meant to be used for comparison between ski areas.

Days of Operation: Wednesday Thru Sunday

Listen up all you twin tippers and shredders, Independence Park
is under construction! The pro-designed terrain park is still
a work in progress. Pictured left is a rail being
moved from the shop, through the parking lot on its way
to the park. Boxes are being built and jumps shoveled.
Now open in Independence Park are an 18' rainbow rail,
a 24' step down and 12 and 20' straight rails, an 8' box,
and table top, step-up and pyramid jumps in the rythm section.

Contact Information

Information Phone: 406-844-0999 Blacktail Mountain Website

Blacktail Mountain Statistics

Base Elevation: 5,340 ft (1,628 m)

Summit Elevation: 6,780 ft (2,067 m)

Vertical Drop: 1,440 ft (439 m)

Skiable Area: 1,000 acres (405 hectares)

Annual Snowfall: 250 in (635 cm)

Longest Run: 9,240 ft (2,816 m)

Snowmaking: 0 %

Number of Lifts: 4

Uphill Lift Capacity: 3,900 per hour

Types of Lifts: 1 Surface Lift

2 Double Chair Lift

1 Triple Lift

Number of Trails: 24