Downhill Skiing

Downhill Skiing

Presque Isle is perfectly poised for the downhill skiing day trip of your choice with six hills to choose from, each with a character and charm all its own. The closest are the three hills of Michigan's Western Upper Peninsula, located approximately 30 miles northeast and boasting some of the best trails the Midwest has to offer. The three listed thereafter, while a bit more of a drive, offer unique experiences that guests occasionally make a special day trip for.

Big Powderhorn Mountain - (Western U.P.)
Feeling good. Gliding your skis or board along 29 freshly groomed trails across 250 acres of breathtaking Upper Peninsula forest. This is the magic of Big Powderhorn Mountain. We invite you to share in this very special experience.

Blackjack Ski Resort - (Western U.P.)
With over 200 inches of annual snow (303 last year) and a commitment to excellence, Blackjack Ski Resort assures you a great family ski vacation.

Indianhead Mountain Resort - (Western U.P.)
A timeless vacation can be yours at Indianhead. Come and relax in our unique setting, experience our genuine service, enjoy our local cuisine. Come and play on our snow.

Porcupine Mountains - (Ontonagon)
The Porkies has 42 slopes of some of the most scenic skiing in the midwest with stunning views of Lake Superior. Vertical drop is 641 feet for slopes accessed by ski lifts and now 787 feet for the new snowcat ski slopes!

Ski Brule - (Iron River)
This premier resort was voted the Visitor’s Choice Best Overall Resort in the Midwest in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014, including all Wisconsin and Michigan ski resorts, and especially noted for its family friendliness, park & pipe, all mountain terrain, nightlife and overall excellence.  The user generated Visitor’s Choice Award represents the collective excellence opinion of its guests and how well Ski Brule snowboard and ski resort delivered on the expected experience.

Whitecap Mountains - (N. Wisconsin)
Gather your friends, family and colleagues for an unforgettable vacation, conference, seminar, wedding or family get-together this winter on the slopes of Whitecap's 3 glorious Mountains. Whitecap Mountains offers three incredible mountains of skiing with 43 runs.