When you’re in Michigan for a ski or snowboarding trip, stay at our hotel near Marquette Mountain for spacious suites and an onsite ski waxing room. Our hotel is just a ten minute drive from the mountain, meaning you’ll spend less time on the road and more time on the slopes. Marquette Mountain, MI, offers mountain biking in the summer, but are known for their much more dynamic skiing and snowboarding opportunities. The hills are usually open until the end of March each year.
Marquette Mountain boasts 170 acres of Upper Peninsula for skiing and snowboarding. The chalet on site is a beautiful place for special events such as weddings, or just for relaxing after a ski day. Come for the fish fry at the onsite restaurant! Marquette Mountain, Michigan, hosts many alpine race events through their own racing program and additional local clubs. If you rank with NASTAR, the largest recreational ski and snowboard race program in the world, Marquette Mountain is a great spot to record your time and race some courses.
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Due to Marquette Mountain's phenomenal downhill conditions, it is privileged to host the J3/J4 Ski Qualifying races as they occur. The J3/J4 races are Olympic Qualifying battles, meaning that the stakes are high and so is the excitement! Join us at Comfort Suites Marquette to easily visit the mountain and avoid missing out on the fun and excitement that the competition has to offer. Find out more about the events here.
The mountain elevation is 1,257 feet above sea level. Thanks to Lake Superior nearby, Marquette Mountain receives 210 inches of snow a year. The hill also has snowmaking, in addition to three chair lifts and a rope tow. The view of the lake only enhances the picturesque scenery and panoramic views. Enjoy the varied terrain, from wooded twists to wide open snow. There are many bunny hills and gentle slopes for beginners.
The MM Sport Shop is a full-service shop with quality brands, selling everything from boots and bindings, to race protection, and outerwear to prep you for the cold outdoors. They also offer waxing and tuning on site if you forgot to stop by our on-site waxing shop at our hotel near Marquette Mountain.
Marquette Mountain’s motto is “Every Age, Every Style, Every Level.” Every level of talent is welcome on the hill. Go outside your comfort zone and push your limits on the hill. Take on night skiing if you dare to try lower visibility. The terrain park has tilt boards and grind boards for you to try some new tricks. Marquette Mountain offers Alpine Racing if you’re keen to race NASTAR. Still new to the hill? Try skiing and snowboarding school at the MM Adventure Center for hands-on instructors that train you in a group or private setting.