Mad River Glen
Mad River Glen ski area is a cooperative ski resort located in Fayston, Vermont. It is one of the last unspoiled ski resorts in the Eastern US where the emphasis is on narrow trails with little grooming. It is one of two ski areas in the country to use a single chairlift which makes for uncrowded runs. Mad River Glen is one of the few resorts that has a total ban on snowboarding. The mountain has a well-earned reputation as the Mecca for great telemark skiing. Uncrowded trails, natural snow andgreat tree skiing attrack free-heelers. It's 45 trails still offer plenty of blue and green runs which all descent to a single base area. Lodging and dining options can be found throughout the Mad River Valley.
Region: Central VT / Waitsfield
Closest Town: Waitsfield, Vermont
|Vertical Rise||2037 ft|
|Base Elevation||1600 ft|
|Summit Elevation||3637 ft|
|Annual Snowfall||250 inches|
|Number of Trails||45|
|Number of Lifts||4|
|High Speed Quad Chairs||0|
|Lift Capacity||3574 (skiers per hour)|
|Season 2017||Opened 12/10/16|
|Season 2016||Opened 01/14/16|
|Season 2015||12/11/14 to 04/19/15 (130 days)|
|Season 2014||12/15/13 to 04/12/14 (119 days)|
|Season 2013||12/24/12 to 04/07/13 (105 days)|
|Cross Country Skiing|
Snow Reports and conditions for Mad River Glen.
Status: Open for Events/Activities
Season Started: 12/10/16
Pricing last updated 12/06/16
(up to 64)
(65 and over)
Multi day discounts available
Price lows reflect midweek non holiday rates. Ages 5 and under free when accompanied by an adult.
Note: Pricing above is subject to change and is based on resort ticket window prices published on resorts website. Use for reference only.
Discount Lift Ticket Deals
|Ski Lessons Available|
|Cochran's Ski Area||48 mins|
|Bolton Valley||49 mins|
|Middlebury College Snow Bowl||50 mins|
|Smugglers Notch||1 hour 8 mins|