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Mad River Mountain

Mad River Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Mad River Mountain, United States

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers and Intermediates.
Highest Lift1,470ft
Lowest Lift1,165ft
 Nearest AirportsTweed-New Haven and Bradley
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Mad River Mountain

The American ski resort of Mad River Mountain is at an altitude of 1,165ft.

Summary

Mad River Mountain has direct access to 23 marked pistes, served by a total of 12 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

Mad River Mountain offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Mad River Mountain offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Mad River Mountain.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Mad River Mountain is 1 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'The Chute'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Mad River Mountain?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Mad River Mountain.

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Ski Area Stats

Mad River Mountain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 9 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
12

Altitudes

Mad River Mountain Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,470ft
Lowest Trail1,165ft

Location and Map

Where is Mad River Mountain?

This ski resort is in New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Mad River Mountain is Tweed-New Haven, 47 minutes drive away.

Bradley, Westchester Co, Stewart, La Guardia NY, Providence, JFK New York, Newark Liberty, Boston (Logan Intl) and Albany airports are all within three hours drive.

Bradley and Tweed-New Haven are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 12 ski lifts are able to uplift 9,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 132 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Mad River Mountain 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 Mad River Mountain, 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 Mad River Mountain Tourist Office for the latest.

Mad River Mountain