When wintertime rolls around, Southern Oregon is a sight to behold. Watch as the mountains give way to snow-capped peaks and powdered slopes, making Mt. Ashland skiing a premier winter sport! Read on to discover everything you need to plan the perfect Southern Oregon ski trip, and if you are searching for the best après-ski activities afterward, download our free Ashland Vacation Guide. It is full of recommendations on the town’s top restaurants, breweries, entertainment, and more.
Mt. Ashland Skiing & What You Need to Know
Welcome to the Mount Ashland Ski Area!
Located at the highest peak of the Siskiyou Mountain range, there is no better place to go for mountain fun than Mount Ashland. Here, you will find plenty of activities to enjoy throughout the year, including mountain biking and climbing. However, colder weather gives Mount Ashland a new face as the mountains transform with blankets of snow.
This ski area is perfect for both intermediate and advanced skiers and riders. It has 23 runs, five lifts, and over 200 acres. One of the best aspects of this ski area is that you won’t need to bring anything with you during your trip other than plenty of warm gear! This ski area has a full rental shop, retail shop, ski school, and even a full-service cafe and bar.
About Ski Season In Southern Oregon
Each year, the Mount Ashland ski area sees approximately 260 inches of snowfall. During your ski trip, you can expect frigid mornings and cold afternoons. The average winter lows are about 13 degrees Fahrenheit in December to 17 in March. Highs typically range from about 31 in December to 40 in March. Remember to bundle up with plenty of layers. You can also grab some hot cocoa at the ski area’s cafe to warm yourself up!
Tips for Your Trip
- Save money by purchasing your lift tickets in advance. Visit the Mount Ashland ski area website for details.
- Before your trip, be aware of current weather conditions. View the live webcam to see what is happening at Mt. Ashland today!
The Best Lodging in Ashland
After a day of skiing at the beautiful Mount Ashland, head home to Country Willows B&B Inn to enjoy the best of what the area offers. Our unique property has many special features, including a luxurious heated outdoor pool, hiking trails that are connected to our inn, daily farm-to-table breakfast, and proximity to the theater town of downtown Ashland.
Our Creekside Suite is an amazing retreat after a day well-spent in the great outdoors. This elegant accommodation features a living room with fireplace and television, a private deck with table and chairs, a walk-in shower, California king-size bed, and all of the amenities that make a stay at Country Willows special. When you are ready to plan your next ski trip, check our seasonal specials and book your stay. We can’t wait to hear about your adventures on Mt. Ashland!
If you are looking for more winter activities and upcoming events, remember to download your free vacation guide!