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Devil's Head

Devil's Head Ski Resort Guide

Devil's Head, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift984ft
Resort Height492ft
 Nearest AirportsMadison and Central Wisconsin
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Devil's Head

Devil's Head is marketed as the Midwest's number one ski area, with the best snow making capability in the region, powered by more than 350 snow guns. The resort offers slopeside lodging and penthouse suites with whirlpool baths as well as gourmet dining and active nightlife options. On-mountain dining includes a Mexican Cantina offering 'Margarita of the mountain'. The resort added a new 9 hole golf course for 2001.

Summary

The American ski resort of Devil's Head is at an altitude of 492ft.

Devil's Head has direct access to 28 marked pistes, served by a total of 15 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

Devil's Head offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Devil's Head?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Devil's Head.

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Ski Area Stats

Devil's Head Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 9 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 9 
Cross Country
Total Length
3 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
15

Altitudes

Devil's Head Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift984ft
Lowest Trail492ft
Resort Altitude (Devil's Head)492ft
Max Vertical492ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Devil's Head
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Devil's Head Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Outer Limits'.

Snowboarding

The newest terrain park run has been cut through the thick woods between runs 3 1/2 and 4, highlighted by a sharp drop-in, huge banks and numerous natural pitches and rolls.

Location and Map

Where is Devil's Head?

This ski resort is in Sauk, Wisconsin, United States.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Devil's Head is Madison, 54 minutes drive away.

Central Wisconsin, Appleton, Mitchell/Milwaukee, Austin Straubel and Chicago O'Hare airports are all within three hours drive.

Madison is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 15 ski lifts are able to uplift 15,800 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 352 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Devil's Head open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Devil's Head, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Devil's Head Tourist Office for the latest.

Devil's Head