Michigan is fortunate to experience four distinct seasons, but only one quarter of the year matters to skiers of all abilities.
Michigan’s rolling terrain plus lake effect snow add up to ideal conditions for enjoying the great outdoors through natural, human-powered activities that are often referred to as Silent Sports.
Need to burn off those holiday pounds? Take winter by storm and get rid of those extra inches as you enjoy Michigan’s snowsports and the great ourdoors.
Traditional ski and recreation areas have fully embraced the sport, creating terrain parks to welcome snowboarders with a variety of slopes, pipes, rails, boxes, tabletops and other challenges---some of which are capturing national attention.
Depending on Mother Nature's mood (and, if need be, the assist of snowmaking equipment), this Pure Michigan ski season will linger into spring.
Strap on those skis, tune up the snowboards, get in stride and get ready for incredible powder play--it's time to celebrate winter.
Thousands of ski enthusiasts are waiting for that first major snowfall that signifies Michigan’s slopes are ready for a great run. With fresh snow and the wonders of the snow machines, skiers can count on good bases for exhilarating winter fun.
Like ice? Go for snow? Michigan makes the most of its four seasons with outdoor adventures that are off the beaten path but on target for those who like to go to the extremes.
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