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Killington Ski Resort Guide

Killington, United States

Rated: 5/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length91 miles
Highest Lift4,209ft
Resort Height1,050ft
 Nearest AirportsBurlington and Manchester-Boston
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The American ski resort of Killington is at an altitude of 1,050ft, with 91 miles of marked runs.


Killington has direct access to 91 miles of downhill skiing, with 200 marked pistes, served by a total of 22 ski lifts.

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


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


Killington is very highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Killington.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Outer Limits'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Killington?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Killington.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Killington

Ski Area Stats

Killington Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
91 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Killington Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift4,209ft
Lowest Trail1,050ft
Resort Altitude (Killington)1,050ft
Max Vertical3,159ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Killington
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Killington?

This ski resort is in Rutland, Vermont, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Killington is Burlington, 107 minutes drive away.

Manchester-Boston, Albany, Nashua (Boire Field), Boston (Logan Intl) and Bradley airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 22 ski lifts are able to uplift 37,535 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 1194 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Killington open?

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

Usual opening is late November (Usually opens in autumn as soon as cold enough for adequate snow making. Aims to open from mid-October), and usual closing is Early May (Usually stays open to mid/late spring if snow cover adequate and temps cool enough. Aims to open to June).

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

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