Montana’s Showdown Ski Area, situated in the Lewis And Clark National Forest of the Little Belt Mountains, was opened in 1936 and through the decades has made a great name for itself. Renowned for its exquisite natural snow, beautiful scenery, nonexistent lift lines and warm friendly atmosphere, Showdown Ski Area is the ideal get away for everyone.
Boasting 640 acres of skiing, Showdown Ski Area, with its varied terrain is a popular family vacation destination. Thirty-four trails cross the total vertical of 1400 feet. Showdown’s ski landscape is rated as follows: 30% beginner, 40% intermediate and 30% advanced. Why not try the longest run, measuring 2 miles in length. Five ski lifts carry skiers and snowboarders up the white slopes which receive about 240 inches of snowfall each year. Snowboarders can glide down all of Showdown Ski Area’s runs and can also test their skills at the awesome terrain park. Well-groomed cross-country ski trails are found nearby. Is it your first time on the snowy slopes? Or are you interested in honing your skills? Showdown Ski Area has a number of qualified instructors who will help you to hit the slopes in no time, with no small measure of confidence.
Showdown rounds out your vacation experience with all the necessary services and facilities. Equipment rental and the pro shop at Showdown Ski Area, ensure that you are fully kitted when tackling the mountainside. Entertaining children’s programs are designed to keep the little ones busy and daycare facilities ensure they are taken care of when you want to try the runs. A couple of hours of skiing or riding and your stomach is certain to begin grumbling. From a quick snack to a satisfying meal, you can try out these great spots at Showdown: The T-Bar, Hole-in-the-Wall Saloon, Kings Hill Grill and Top Rock Eatery. A wonderful selection of accommodation is available nearby Showdown Ski Area, catering for romantic escapes, family vacations or groups of friends. Amongst these fantastic establishments are Bob’s Place, Montana Sunrise Lodge, Tenderfoot Motel and All Seasons Inn & Suites.
As summer dawns on Showdown Ski Area other fun-filled recreational activities can be enjoyed by visitors. If you are visiting Showdown in summer, try out the hiking and mountain bike trails, ATV pathways and fly fishing. Clearly, Showdown Ski Area is an unforgettable year-round family vacation destination.