10 Northern Wisconsin Snowboard Parks to Triumph

Do you have plans to go snowboarding on your during your Wisconsin vacation? Your stay at Heartwood Resort provides so many activities as well as some picturesque snowboarding spots nearby that you and your friends or family can easily hop over to discover. 

Heartwood Resort is ideally situated in the Northwoods of Wisconsin, making it a dream destination for an avid snowboarder or outdoor lover. Book your Heartwood Resort today to experience the beautiful Northern Wisconsin snowboarding landscape for beginners and experts to slay!

Granite Peak Ski Area

Rib Mountain State Park

227200 Snowbird Ave, Wausau, WI 54401



100% snowmaking provides guaranteed snow for nearly six months of winter recreation. 

Granite Peak Ski area, situated on 200 acres, offers 68 trails, four terrain parks, and plenty of tree snowboarding options. The hills rise to 700 vertical feet and equipped with one of the Midwest’s most modern lift systems that includes the state’s only high-speed six-pack and two high-speed quads. Granite Peak accommodates beginners to Diamond level skill sets.

In 1924, the Wausau Kiwanis Club donated a few acres to Wisconsin, and in turn, the state acquired another 120 acres to form Rib Mountain, State Park. Wisconsin portioned some of the acres to create a ski area in 1936. Today, Rib Mountain State Park expands to 1,600 acres, with 400 acres dedicated to Granite Peak Ski Area.

Christie Mountain – Bruce

Home of the Blue Hills Beast

W13755 Co Rd O, Bruce, WI 54819



Tucked away in Bruce, Wisconsin, Christie Mountain is like a cozy extension of Heartwood Resort. You will feel at home with friendly staff and premium snowboarding at local prices. Christie Mountain has four progressive terrain parks devoted to snowboarding, in addition to the hills. 

Didn’t bring your equipment along? No problem, as the rental shop provides snowboards along with alpine skis, Telemark skis, and twin tip skis. And if your equipment needs any repair or waxing, they can take care of that.

Mont Du Lac Resort

3125 S Mont du Lac Dr., Superior, WI 54880



Located in Northern Wisconsin, overlooking the St. Louis River, Mont du Lac Resort offers affordable fun for the entire family, including snowboarding, skiing, tubing, instruction classes for snowboarding, and skiing chalet with a full-service bar and food.

Snowboarding, skiing, and tubing groups of 15 or more qualify for discounted daily tickets, rental equipment, and lessons.

Mt. Ashwabay Ski and Recreation Area

32525 Ski Hill Road,  Bayfield, WI 54814



Summer home of Big Top Chautauqua

The adventure is yours at Mt. Ashwabay. Hit the hills with your choice of winter sports from snowboarding to downhill and cross-country skiing to snow tubing to fat tire biking.

Mt. Ashwabay, considered one of the Best Ski Hills in the Midwest, boasts 317 ft. of vertical drop and 12 runs and a terrain park. The chalet will take care of your food and drinks needs and instruction and equipment rentals. 

Whitecap Mountain Ski and Golf Resort

Penokee Mountains

9106 W County Road E, Upson, WI 54565



Looking for that western ski adventure but without the travel and cost?  Whitecap Mountains Resort offers a big resort, western ski experience alternative with a midwest price tag! 

Averaging 200 inches of snow a year, Whitecap Mountains Resort 400 acres blanketed in powder. Summiting at 1,750 feet, snowboarders and skiers experience a 400-foot vertical drop right into the Austrian-style ski village.

Trollhaugen Ski Resort

2232 100th Ave, Dresser, WI 54009



One simply can’t talk about Wisconsin winter fun without mentioning Trollhaugen Ski Resort. With its 24 runs and four terrain parks, Trollhaugen will delight the new or experienced snowboarder. All the snowboarding is 100% covered with snowmaking capabilities. 

Camp 10 Ski Area

W1604 Camp Ten Rd, Rhinelander, WI 54501



Rentals available – adult and youth

Find the fun at Camp 10 Ski Area! The family first philosophy is evident the moment you enter Camp 10. This philosophy means family-oriented pricing for some of the coolest terrain in the Midwest! The chairlift and two T-Bars will get the snowboarders up the 15 hills in comfort. 

Camp 10 is one of the largest ski areas in Wisconsin. The sheer number of repeat guests attest to its quality, value, and hospitality.

Keyes Peak Ski Hill

4960 Hwy 101,  Florence, WI 54121



Keyes Peak Ski Hill provides all the winter recreational sports: snowboarding, downhill skiing, snow tubing, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing opportunities. While enjoying the sports, take in the panoramic viewing from the area’s highest peak in Florence County. Keyes Peak, located on County Hwy 101, about 3 miles south of Florence.

Cascade Mountain (Portage)

W10441 Cascade Mountain Rd., Portage, WI 53901



Cascade Mountain is legendary for its money-saving deals (such as Kids 12 or younger ski free when accompanied by a paid adult) and family atmosphere. Ride one of the 11 lifts or two high-speed chairlifts to the top of the mountain. Snowboarders and skiers have many options for the inexperienced to the Olympians in training.  

Cascade Mountain, located on Interstate 90/94 at Exit 106, just 15 minutes from Wisconsin Dells.

Nordic Mountain (Wild Rose)

W5806 County Road W, Wild Rose, WI 54984



Central Wisconsin, the home to snowboarding at Nordic Mountain in Wild Rose. The area’s 17 runs, three terrain parks, and a thrilling tubing park for your winter pleasure. The theme of affordable Wisconsin pricing continues at Nordic Mountain, which is great for beginners. 

Upgrades to the mountains over the last few years have made Nordic Mountain even better. If you haven’t been there in a while, now is a good time to check it out!

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Wonderful Winters in Wisconsin

Wisconsin is known for embracing its winters. Here at Heartwood Resort, we have all your bases covered, whether you want to relax by a cozy fire or get out and shred it up on a snowboard.  Our engaging staff will be happy to share their favorite place or check out one of the above.

Heartwood Resort is the destination for your family to discover the beauty and wilderness of Northwestern Wisconsin! Give the gift of an adventure by reserving your Heartwood Resort getaway today!