Minnesota

Buck Hill Ski Resort

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Overview

Buck Hill, located in Burnsville, MN, is a ski area just south of Minneapolis, one of three ski areas in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Buck Hill offers skiing and snowboarding over 45 acres of skiable terrain and a 309’ vertical drop. Buck Hill is easily accessed via Interstate 35, and provides night skiing and tubing as well as regularly operated skiing and snowboarding. Buck Hill is best known for their ski-racing program, where world cup ski racers Lindsey Vonn and Kristina Koznick learned to ski and race from acclaimed coach Erich Sailer.

 

 

No lodging on-site, but, being located next to metropolitan Minneapolis, lodging is available within 15 minutes.

Inside Scoop

Race timing equipment, ski and snowboard school, and rentals. One hundred percent snowmaking.

Plan Your Trip

Buck Hill Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Total Snowfall

4"
3"
2"
1"
0"
0"
Nov
1"
Dec
2"
Jan
2"
Feb
4"
Mar
2"
Apr

Terrain Overview

16
Runs in Total
0.2 mi
Longest Run
45 ac
Skiable Terrain
45 ac
Night Skiing
45 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 10

2
Quad Chairs
1
Triple Chairs
7
Surface Lifts

Elevation

1225'
Summit
309'
Vertical Drop
919'
Base

Important Dates

November 26, 20212021/11/26
Projected Opening
April 10, 20222022/04/10
Projected Closing
112
Projected Days Open
115
Days Open Last Year
68
Years Open
60"
Average Snowfall
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