Magic Mountain Ski Resort in Sawtooth National Forest of Idaho has a somewhat rustic feel, but also some of the best skiing you’ll experience. A relatively small ski area, Magic Mountain gives visitors a chance to reconnect with the environment whilst enjoying the thrill of gliding down the snow shrouded slopes. Although not a glamorous ski resort, Magic Mountain has all the charm, combined with short queues, reasonable prices and a magical landscape. If you are looking for a quiet ski vacation, Magic Mountain Ski Resort is for you.
Open since 1938, Magic Mountain attracts many skiers and snowboarders to its 280 acres of winter sport terrain. Eleven trails network down the total vertical of 700 feet, opening up terrain for all levels of skiers. Magic Mountain’s terrain is rated as such: 25% beginner, 25% intermediate, 20% advanced and 30% expert. From the shaky legs of first-timers to the confident seasoned winter sports enthusiasts, Magic Mountain is a world of wonder. Climb aboard one of the three ski lifts and you are quickly transported into this playground of powder. Magic Mountain’s trails run along a natural route of the mountain with some great jumps, offering a real challenge at times. Cross-country skiers will be delighted with the 32 km trail system, guiding them through breath-takingly beautiful landscapes. Snowmobiling and snow tubing are also available in the vicinity, while snowboarders will also appreciate the fun-filled terrain park. Magic Mountain is just that – magical.
A small resort, Magic Mountain provides the essentials with a day lodge, equipment rental, a bar and a cafeteria as well as ski and snowboarding lessons. Accommodation is not available at Magic Mountain Ski Resort but can be found at nearby Twin Falls. Why not try out one of these great accommodation options: Amber Inn, Creekside Court, Capri Motel, Holiday Inn Express, Magic Valley Country Charm B&B, Old Towne Lodge and others.
If you weren’t sure what to do for your next vacation, why not visit the wonderland of Magic Mountain Ski Resort where you can spend your day enjoying the thrill of snowy terrain.