Detroit Mountain Activities

DL's Newest playground, Detroit Mountain, welcomes Polar Pete and all the Polar Festers with a variety of activities to get you out in the snow!

Friday, February 10

  • ALL DAY -- Skiing! Lifts open at noon!
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm -- Live Music with Mike Gilson 
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  Full Moon - Nordic Ski, Snowshoe or Fat Bike Tours -- Free with your own equipment. Or limited quantities of fat bikes and snowshoes for rent. Please call ahead and register if you need a Fat Bike or Snowshoes at 844-7669.  Special price of 1/2 Price Rentals and no Trail Fee!

Saturday, February 11

  • ALL DAY -- Skiing! 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
  • 9:00 a.m. Learn to Snowshoe Indoor Clinic -- -- FREE

Sunday, February 12

  • ALL DAY -- Skiing! Lifts open at 11:00 a.m.!
  • 9:00 a.m. The SNOway But UP Race -- Test your endurance and traction in one or both of these fun competitive races on the snow at Detroit Mountain. The SNOway But Up Race takes off straight uphill from the lodge and winds through some of the alpine runs with a downhill finish. This race allows for any muscle powered means of travel, except bike, and is approximately 5k in length. 9:00 a.m. start time!

  • 10:30 a.m. The SNOway But Round Fat Bike Race is Detroit Mountain's first winter fat bake race. A specially designed 3.5 miles, 7 miles and 10 miles course options will wind it's way around the base area and through our Nordic ski and XC flow trails, 10:30am Start Time.

  • Also grouped with the SNOway But Round Race will be a special short course Strider snow bike race around the base area for toddlers 2-5 years old.  
  • 8:30 a.m.  Registration for Races, 9:30 a.m. SNOway but Up  Race and 10:30 a.m. SNOway but Round Fat Tire Race.  
  • Price:  $30 for preregistration to both races and $40 for day of registration for both events. Registration forms available online at

Monday, February 13

  • 3:00 p.m. -- Lifts open!
  • 3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Monday Madness Ski & Board with Polar Pete -- $25 rentals and lift tickets. $15 lift tickets only. $15 rentals only. $10 tubing.

Tuesday, February 14

  • Closed, but start prepping for the Polarpalooza!

Wednesday, February 15

  • 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Polarpalooza! -- Detroit Mountain's annual signature Polar Fest event! Starting at 6:00 p.m., teams of 4 will race down our new tubing hill. Costume prizes for the first and last place winners. Proceeds benefit the Ski Angel Scholarship Fund. $40 per team. Must preregister. Showtime DJ performing and food/bar available. Registration forms available online at   

  • Lifts not open

Thursday, February 16

  • Lifts open at Noon! Ski/board from noon - 9:00 p.m.

Friday, February 17

  • ALL DAY -- Skiing!  Noon - 9:00 p.m. 

Saturday, February 18

  • ALL DAY -- Skiing! 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 

Sunday, February 19

  • ALL DAY -- Skiing! Lifts open at 11:00 a.m.!

Monday, February20

  • ALL DAY -- Skiing!  9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.