Ski Area Details
    Killington
    Location
    USA
    Vermont
    New England
    Eastern United States
    Status
    Open To Public

    Killington, Vermont is a premier ski resort located in southern Vermont within the Green Mountains and is accessible by bus and train from New York City. Transportation from Boston and Rutland are also available, and nearby airports include Albany, Hartford, Burlington, Boston, Manchester and Rutland.

    Nicknamed The Beast for its 1,509 skiable acres and expansive network of distinct base areas, Killington is heralded as one of the East Coast's best ski destinations. Killington Peak summit sits at 4,241 . with a base elevation of 1,165 . The mountain is home to an extensive trail system that spans six mountains, plus sister resort, Pico Mountain that's just a 5-mile shuttle ride away.

    Killington's terrain is extremely diverse, ranging from gentle groomers and learning areas to steep mogul runs and gladed trails, as well as some of the best terrain parks in the Northeast. Non-skiing guests can also enjoy a wide variety of winter adventures, including snowmobile tours, the Beast Coaster, fat bike rentals, scenic gondola rides, sleigh rides, snowshoe tours and a tubing park.

    CONTACT

    Ski School Phone
    Email Address

    MOUNTAIN STATS

    Business Hours
    Day Time slot Comment
    Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-4:00 pm Peak Days Open @ 8:00 a.m
    Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
    Currently closed
    Summit Elevation
    4,241 ft
    Base Elevation
    1,165 ft
    Vertical Drop
    3,050 ft
    Annual Snowfall
    250 in
    Acreage
    750
    Night Skiing
    No
    Symbol Trail Name Sort descending Mountain Area Difficulty Score Overall Rating
    Alpine Training Venue 4
    Alpine Training Venue Trail To Poma 4
    Bear Claw 4
    Bear Claw 4
    Bear Cub 2
    Bear Trax 2
    Bear View 2
    Bearly 2
    Bittersweet 4
    bITTERSWEET 6
    Blue Heaven 4
    Breakaway 6
    Bunny Buster 4
    Bunny Buster 4
    Caper 2
    Caper 2
    Carpenter's Run 2
    Cascade 8
    Cascade Runout 6
    Catwalk 6
    Chop Chop 6
    Chunnel 4
    Chute 4
    Cruise Control 4
    Devil's Fiddle 8
    Double Dipper 8
    Double Dipper 4
    Downdraft 8
    Dream Maker 4
    Dream Maker Headwall 6
    East Fall 6
    East Fall 4
    Easy Street 2
    Edgemont/Whiffletree Trail 4
    Escapade 8
    Escape 4
    Escape 2
    Fall Line 4
    FIS 4
    Flume 8
    Frolic 4
    Gateway 4
    Great Bear 6
    Great Bear 4
    Great Eastern 2
    Great Eastern Shortcut 4
    Great Northern 2
    Header 4
    Helter Skelter 6
    High Road 4
    High Traverse 2
    Highlander 2
    Highline 6
    Highridge Trail 2
    Home Run 2
    Home Stretch 4
    Home Stretch 4
    Idler 2
    Jug Handle 6
    Killink 4
    Launch Pad 4
    Learn To Ski And Ride Area 2
    Low Rider 6
    Low Road 4
    Low Traverse 2
    Lower Great Northern 2
    Mouse Run 4
    Mouse Run 4
    Mouse Trap 6
    MTS 4
    Needle's Eye 6
    Needle's Eye 4
    NIVIS Walk 6
    North Star 6
    Northbrook Crossover 2
    Northbrook Trail 2
    Nowhere 6
    Old Superstar 6
    Old Superstar 6
    Outer Limits 8
    Ovation 6
    Ovation 8
    Panic Button 6
    Patsy's 6
    Pipe Dream 4
    Powerline 6
    Racer's Edge 6
    Reason 4
    Rendezvous 2
    Ridge Run 6
    Ridge Run 4
    Ridgeview 2
    Rime 4
    Roundabout 6
    Roundabout Glade 6
    Royal Flush 6
    Royal Flush 4
    Sassafras 4
    Scarecrow 6
    Shorty 4
    Skye Bits 6
    Skye Hawk 6
    Skyeburst 6
    Skyeburst 4
    Skyeburst 4
    Skyelark 4
    Skyelark 6
    Skyewalker 2
    Snowshed Slope 2
    Solitude 4
    Somewhere 6
    South Ridge Link 2
    Spillway 6
    Squeeze Play 4
    Stash Way 4
    Sundog 2
    Sunrise Trail 2
    Sunrise Trail 2
    Superpipe 4
    Superstar 6
    The Jug 6
    The Jug 4
    The North Way 4
    The Stairs 6
    The Stash 4
    The Throne 6
    Thimble 6
    Timberline 4
    Tin Man 6
    Touch Down 4
    Trail Creek Trail 2
    Treezy 2
    Twister 4
    Upper Great Northern 4
    Vagabond 4
    Valley Plunge 6
    Vertigo 6
    Wildfire 6
    Yodeler 2
    Symbol Lift Name Sort descending Overall Rating Type
    Alpine Training Venue Poma
    J-bar
    Bear Mountain Quad
    Quad Chair
    Canyon Quad
    Quad Chair
    K-1 Express Gondola
    8 Person Gondola
    Learn To Carpet
    Quad Chair
    Needle's Eye Express Quad
    Quad Detachable Chair
    North Ridge Triple
    Quad Chair
    Northbrook Quad
    Quad Chair
    Ramshead Express Quad
    Quad Detachable Chair
    Skye Peak Express Quad
    Quad Detachable Chair
    Skyeship Express Stage 1
    8 Person Gondola
    Skyeship Express Stage 2
    8 Person Gondola
    Snowdon Six Express
    6 Person Detachable Chair
    Snowdon Triple
    Triple Chair
    Snowplay Carpet I
    Moving Carpet
    Snowplay Carpet II
    Moving Carpet
    Snowshead Double
    Double Chair
    Snowshead Express Quad
    Quad Detachable Chair
    South Ridge Quad
    Quad Chair
    Sunrise Village Triple
    Triple Chair
    Superstar Express Quad
    Quad Detachable Chair
    Overall Rating

    Average: 5 (1 vote)

    Apres Ski

    Average: 3 (1 vote)

    Crowds

    Average: 5 (1 vote)

    Family Friendly

    Average: 5 (1 vote)

    Snow Conditions

    Average: 3 (1 vote)

    Killington