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Big Boulder

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Big Boulder Ski Resort Guide

Big Boulder, United States

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift660m
Resort Height520m
 Nearest AirportsScranton and Lehigh Valley
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Big Boulder

The American ski resort of Big Boulder is at an altitude of 520m.


Big Boulder has direct access to 15 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Big Boulder offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Big Boulder.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Big Boulder?

The next notable snow forecast is 7cm, expected on 9 March.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Big Boulder

Ski Area Stats

Big Boulder Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Big Boulder Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift660m
Lowest Piste520m
Resort Altitude (Big Boulder)520m
Max Vertical140m

Ski Slope Aspects


Big Boulder has ski slopes facing north (good for keeping the snow).

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Big Boulder
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Big Boulder?

This ski resort is in Kidder, Carbon, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Big Boulder is Scranton, 45 minutes drive away.

Lehigh Valley, Williamsport, Newark Liberty, Binghamton, Stewart, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, La Guardia NY and JFK New York airports are all within three hours drive.

Lehigh Valley and Scranton are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 9,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Big Boulder open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Big Boulder