• Winter Fun

  • 6600 Peller Ave. S, Hastings, MN 55033


    With nearly 300 skiable acres, 48 trails, 18 lifts and four terrain parks, there is enough terrain to challenge experts to beginners, day or night.

    Accessible, affordable and fun, this big-time resort with a small-town feel has converted thousands of first-timers into lifelong skiers and riders, and now with the opportunity to take that passion to Vail Resorts’ iconic western mountains, Afton Alps is truly the place where Epic begins.

    Ski and Snowboard Hours and Ski Shop

    Daily 9:30 am - 9:30 pm


    Ski & Snowboard School Office Hours

    Mon - Wed, & Fri 9 am - 8:30 pm

    Thursday: 9 am - 9:30 pm

    Sat and Sun: 9 am - 8 pm

    651-436-5245 Alps Office



    26685 Co Rd. 7 Blvd, Welch
    (651) 258-4567


    Resort Opening
    Valley Floor: 700 ft. 
    Summit: 1060 ft. 
    Vertical Rise: 360 ft.
    Skiable Terrain
    140 acres
    Average Annual Snowfall
    45 in.
    Average Length of Season
    Mid-November to late March

    160 units with 100% trail coverage

    40 minutes South of the Twin Cities
    40 minutes North of Rochester
    15 minutes Southeast of Hastings
    Lift System

    5 Quads
    1 Triple
    3 Doubles
    1 Moving Carpet - open during lessons only and is intended for lesson guests.  
    (The Magic Carpet is open to public 3-7pm Sat & Sun)*
    1 Rope Tow

  • Cross Country and Snow Shoeing Cross Country and Snow Shoeing


    8500 127th St E, Hastings, MN 55033

    Spring Lake Park offers cross country ski trails with spectacular views. Click on the link above to view trail maps, hours, and rules and regulations for Spring Lake Park Reserve’s trails.

    6959 Peller Ave S, Hastings, MN 55033

    Afton State Park also offers cross country ski trails. With 12 miles of cross country trails, you can choose beginning to advance and intermediate levels. Click the link above for more information on Afton State Park trails.

    12805 St. Croix Trail S., Hastings, MN 55033

    Carpenter Nature Center has beautiful snow shoeing trails and hosts a special moonlight snow shoeing event gear for adults.