Boyne Highlands

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Boyne Highlands
United States
Phone: 231 526-3000

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About the Ski Resort

Boyne Highlands is located north of Harbor Springs and Petoskey, near the tip of Michigan's Lower Peninsula.

Rated in America's top five for snowmaking, Boyne Highlands has 44 runs, with the longest more than 5,200 feet; a vertical drop of 545 feet; one high-speed quad superchair; three quads; four triples, and two rope tows.

Boyne Highlands features a snowboard half-pipe, as well as 25 kilometers of groomed cross-country trails. Lessons and rentals are available.

Night skiing is offered on Wednesday-Saturday, beginning during the Christmas holiday.

Other amenities include a complete ski shop with rentals and repairs, day lodge with cafeteria, two cocktail lounges, game rooms, three heated outdoor pools, whirlpools, steam room, ice rink, shops and accommodations for up to 900 people.

Easy to Get There

Boyne Highlands, is located just north of Petoskey near the shores of Lake Michigan.

From Chicago, take I-94 to Route 131 north to Route 31. Take M-119 west and watch for the signs.

From Detroit, take I-75 north to Exit 310. Take M-68 west to Route 31 south to M-119 west and watch for the signs.

Ski resort area details

Alpine Skiing: Yes
Night Skiing: Yes
Heli-Skiing: No
Snowcat Skiing: No
Snowboarding: No
Snowshoe trails: Yes
Cross country: 25 km
Snow tubing: Yes

 Easiest:  37 %

 More Difficult:  29 %

 Most Difficult:  31 %

 Experts only:  3 %

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Pace of Play: Pace of play: 0
Money Value: Money value: 0
Tees: Tees: 0
Service: Service: 0

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Mountain Statistics

Base elevation:  745 ft
Summit elevation:  1,290 ft
Vertical drop:  545 ft
Skiable area:  242 acres
Annual snowfall:  140 in
Snowmaking:  100 %
Number of trails:  46
Number of lifts:  10
Types of lifts:  2 Rope Tow,
 4 Triple Chairs,
 3 Quad Chairs,
 1 HiSpeed Quad

Ski Resort Services

Childcare  Yes
Adaptive skier:  Yes
Nearby lodging:  Yes
Ski lessons:  Yes
Snowboard lessons:  Yes
Ski rentals:  Yes
Snowboard rentals:  Yes

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Ski Resort directions

Harbor Springs Airport is located 3 miles away and includes 4,000 feet of paved runway. Open year round. Commercial flights out of Pellston, MI are only 15 minutes by car or limo from Boyne Highlands. From US 131, continue N past Boyne Mountain for 15 miles, US 131 turns into US 31 at intersection in Petoskey, follow US 31 traveling N for 5 miles to M-119, follow 3 miles to Pleasantview Rd, turn right on Pleasantview Rd and follow 3 miles to Highlands Drive, turn left on Highlands Drive and continue 1 mile, Boyne Highlands entrance on right.