Pico Ski Resort is one of Vermont's largest mountains at 1,967 ft vertical. It is set next to Killington and is close to Rutland. Pico is home to the Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports and is a 100% smoke-free resort. At over a mile long, Pike is the longest trail that goes all the way from the summit to the base lodge. Experts can ski and snowboarder a double-black diamond, the steepest trail, Giant Killer. Pico also offers classic tree skiing, cruising and carving trails. Killington and Pico both allow uphill travel for skinners and snowshoes with proper documents. A variety of lodging and dining can be found at the resort. Pico offers many off mountain activities as well. An indoor climbing center is located in Rutland just a short drive from Killington, sleigh rides can be booked from several businesses, guided snowmobile tours can be taken throughout the park system, and snowshoeing and cross-country skiing are great ways to experience Vermont's outdoors.
Region: Central VT / Rutland
Closest Town: Killington, Vermont
- Leave the crowds behind on endless terrain, lapping more than 5,800 contiguous acres with hardly a wait. Big Sky Resort’s Lone Peak Tram soars to 11,166 feet for expansive views and a 4,350 foot vertical drop for the brave of heart.
Big Sky Resort is the Biggest Skiing in America
|Vertical Rise||1967 ft|
|Base Elevation||2000 ft|
|Summit Elevation||3967 ft|
|Annual Snowfall||250 inches|
|Number of Trails||57|
|Number of Lifts||7|
|High Speed Quad Chairs||2|
|Lift Capacity||10650 (skiers per hour)|
|Season 2017||12/09/16 to 04/09/17 (122 days)|
|Season 2016||01/01/16 to 03/13/16 (73 days)|
|Season 2015||12/12/14 to 04/04/15 (114 days)|
|Season 2014||12/12/13 to 04/04/14 (114 days)|
|Season 2013||12/14/12 to 03/31/13 (108 days)|
Pico Resort Features
|Cross Country Skiing|
|There are three nordic trails nearby plus some snowshoeing trails.|
|The Triple Slope Terrain Park is accessible by the Knomes Knoll chairlift, giving great views of the entire park.|
Snow Reports and conditions for Pico Mountain.
Pricing last updated 12/06/16
Ages 6 and under and 80+ ski free.
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
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