Established in ? the American ski resort Arizona Snowbowl lies at 2804 metres altitude in the Arizona region of the American Rockies. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 3505m the area is snow sure. Over 0 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 0km of trails, which equates to around 0 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Arizona Snowbowl is Phoenix at a distance of 240km or approximately ? minutes driving time. Their season runs from December to April.
Marketed as skiing on the 'active volcano in Arizona' (it's long extinct, the skiers are active...), Arizona Snowbowl has a great powder snow record and a skiing pedigree dating back to the 1930s. The Grand Canyon is only 128km (80 miles) distant .
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View our detailed Arizona Snowbowl snow forecast or snow report and see all live webcams, piste maps, road and travel maps and lift pass prices. For a picture of historic snow conditions see the snow depths month by month with our Arizona Snowbowl snow history.
|Value for money|
|Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)||$462 - $534|
|Resort Opens||Dec 2020|
|Resort Closes||Apr 2021|
|( snow conditions often influence opening/closing)|
|total length of Arizona Snowbowl trails|
|Longest Lift-Served Run||3.2km|
|longest piste or trail reachable by lift|
|direction Arizona Snowbowl area faces|
|top station of highest lift|
|bottom of lowest run|
|centre of Arizona Snowbowl ski resort|
|total descent from top lift to bottom piste|
|Skiable Vertical||^v 701m|
|can include extra hike up above top lift|
The mountain has 0% beginner runs or nursery slopes, 37% intermediate, 32% advanced slopes and 31% for experts - the most difficult piste is the ?km ? run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. There is no night skiing.
Rating for skiing gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Rating for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Off-Slope activities include:
Rating for apres ski gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
The American resort is also known as and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Arizona Snowbowl slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Arizona Snowbowl has slopes facing ?.
Rating for snow gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Arizona Snowbowl ski school - snowboarding course & skiing lessons
The official ski/board school is called Arizona Snowbowl Ski School and has 60 teachers teaching in English and taking students from a minimum age of 4.? www.arizonasnowbowl.com 7791951
Arizona Snowbowl for beginners gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Arizona Snowbowl for intermediates gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Arizona Snowbowl for expert skiers gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Arizona Snowbowl for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Arizona Snowbowl snow sports - off slope winter mountain sports
Cross Country Skiing (langlaufen) in Arizona Snowbowl: 40km X C ski trails, Lessons available? Y
Easy XC Ski Trails: 40km Intermediate XC Trails: 0km Difficult XC Trails: 0km
Telemark Tuittion: N Telemark Rental 0 Paragliding schools: 0
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 0km
Arizona Snowbowl snow fun - off slope winter activities
Outdoor Ice Rink: 0 Indoor Ice Rink: 0 Balloon Flights: 0
Prepared Winter Walks: 0 Snowshoeing: 0 Hang Gliding : 0
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 0km Paragliding schools: 0
Arizona Snowbowl non skiing facilities also include Numerous Facilities and Accommodation in Flagstaff and Attractions in Vicinity Including Observatory (2), Meteor Craters, Grand Canyon Visits, Sunset Crater, Painted Desert, Petrified Forest, Wupatki National Park, Prehistoric Sites.