Hours & Dates


Winter 2016/17 December 7th – April 9th, 2017

*weather dependent & subject to change

14 Lifts: 3 High Speed Quads; 2 Quads; 6 Triples; 1 Big Easy Carpet; 2 T-Bars

*See the Snow Report for daily lift openings and closures*

Base Lodge Tickets & Information

Located in the Base Lodge on level 2. Call 406-862-2900 or 877-SKI-FISH for more information.

  • October 1 through December 6: Monday – Saturday, 9am – 5pm
  • December 7 through April 9: open daily, 8:30am – 5pm

Lift Plaza Ticket Center

Located at the base of Chair 1 during summer operating hours.

  • September 26 through December 6: closed
  • December 7 through April 9: open daily, 8:30am – 1:30pm

Whitefish Mountain Resort Lodging Check-In

Check-in address: 3889 Big Mountain Road, Whitefish, MT 59937 | 406-862-3687.

  • October 1 through December 6: open daily, 8am–6pm; CLOSED Thanksgiving Day
  • December 7 through April 9: open daily, 24 hours
Lift Operation Hours Vertical Ride Time
Chair 1 Big Mountain Express 9:30am – 4pm 2084′ 7.6 min
Chair 2 Swift Creek Express 9am – 4pm 1110′ 5 min
Chair 3 Tenderfoot 9am – 4pm 434′ 6 min
Chair 6 Base Lodge 9am – 4:30pm 281′ 6 min
Chair 7 Big Creek Express 10am – 3:30pm 1216′ 7 min
Chair 8 Hellroaring 10am – 4pm (closes 3/31) 1272′ 8 min
Chair 9 Easy Rider 9am – 4pm 269′ 6 min
Chair 10 Bad Rock (weekends and holidays) 9:30am – 4pm 461′ 4 min
Chair 11 Flower Point 10am – 3:15pm 970′ 7 min
Big Easy Carpet 9am – 4pm 160′ 3 min
Bigfoot T-Bar 2 (weekends and holidays) 10am – 3:15pm 400′ 3 min
Chair 4 Great Northern (limited operations) 1360′ 8 min
Chair 5 Glacier View (limited operations) 840′ 6 min
Heritage T-Bar 1 (competition use only) 550′ 3.2 min

Night Skiing

*2016/17 Projected dates – subject to change

Chairs 2, 3, 6 – 4pm – 8:30pm

Daily: 12/26/16 – 12/29/16, 2/19/17

Fridays and Saturdays: 12/30/16 – 3/4/17

Summer Activities

Activities, rentals, and village shops are now closed for the Summer 2016 season.

Activities Hours
Scenic Lift Rides 10am – 5:30pm
Alpine Slide 10am – 6pm
Zip Line Tours depart 8:30am – 5:30pm Reservations Recommended
Aerial Adventure Park 10am – 6pm
Spider Monkey Mountain 10am – 6pm
Lift-Served Mountain Biking 10am – 5:30pm
Walk In the Treetops Tours at 10am, 1:30pm, 5pm (select dates) Reservations Recommended

Bike rentals available at Snow Ghost Outfitters, 406-862-1996

Pick up a trail map at Snow Ghost Outfitters, Lift Plaza Tickets, Base Lodge Info Center