Petoskey, Michigan

Nub’s Nob Ski Area

Welcome to Nub’s Nob Ski Area in Harbor Springs, Michigan. Now in our 57th season, our award winning Crew provides first class skiing and snowboarding to ensure your winter ski experience is the best it can be. Nub’s Nob offers 53 ski slopes and trails on 3 separate peaks, friendly staff, fresh homemade food, an award winning lodge and the most highly decorated snow making and snow grooming Crew in the Midwest.

The only Midwestern ski area to be ranked among North America’s biggest and best ski resorts ever, the awards we’ve earned for snow making, grooming, value, service and terrain parks are a result of our 100% commitment to making your winter ski and snowboard experience the best it can be. Ski Nub’s Nob for the “Midwest’s Best Snow”.

Nub’s Nob Fact Sheet

Vertical Drop:
427 feet.  Base El.-911′,  Top El.-1338′
Ski Runs:
53 total including 12 runs on Pintail Peak.  9 experts only, 8 most difficult, 21 more difficult, 15 easiest, three award winning terrain parks.  248 acres of slopes rated 20% Most Difficult, 50% More Difficult, 30% Easiest.
Skiable Terrain:
248 acres 97% covered by snowmaking.  Only the gladed tree skiing runs are not covered by our award winning man made snow.
9 chairlifts, one rope tow, and a handle tow:  Three quads (Green, Black and Red), four triples (Orange, Brown, Yellow and Gray), two doubles (Purple and Blue), one rope tow (servicing the race arena), and one handle tow (servicing the terrain park).
Uphill Capacity:
18,275 skiers per hour.   Vertical transportation feet /hour = 5,555,000.
Snowmaking Capacity:
Over 5000 gallons per minute using 292 patented energy efficient Nub’s Nob snow guns.
Average Annual Natural Snowfall:
123 inches
Lodging opportunities within a 15 mile radius of Nub’s Nob:
58 lodges, hotels and condominiums with over 3000 rooms.
Longest Run:
7/8 mile


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