Downhill Skiing on the Iron Trail

Located only a little over three hours north of the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, Giants Ridge Golf & Ski Resort is a quick and scenic drive from the Twin Cities. SKI Magazine named Giants Ridge the number one Minnesota ski resort and one of the five best resorts in the Midwest.

With ski-in and ski-out lodging, 34 downhill runs, one of the finest terrain parks in the Midwest, more than 70 kilometers of cross-country ski trails, and three

miles of snowshoe trails, it is easy to see why this Iron Trail destination was voted atop other resorts in Minnesota.Giants Ridge typically opens the week before Thanksgiving and closes around April 1st. Complete ski equipment rental is available on site. The ski chalet at Giants Ridge offers a complete menu and beverage selection that will satisfy everyone’s needs. Lodging options include spacious rooms, suites, condominiums, and chalets with saunas, fireplaces and jacuzzis. Lodging packages and specials are available. Snow conditions are also conveniently available online.

Located only one hour north of Duluth and two and-a-half hours south of Lutsen through the Superior National Forest Scenic Byway, Giants Ridge is the Midwest’s skiing destination of choice. We invite you and your family to grab your winter gear and come, take advantage of our good nature!™

For updated trail conditions or to learn more about downhill skiing, visit the Giants Ridge Golf & Ski Resort website.

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