Mont du Lac Ski Resort

Mont du Lac Ski Resort is a ski area located in the state of Wisconsin in USA. The resort is in the town of Superior, WI.

Mont du Lac is not a part of any nationwide lift pass system. Passes such as Epic, IKON, or Mountain Collective allow pass holders to ski at multiple mountians with a single purchase. Unfortunately, none of those passes with with Mont du Lac Ski Resort.

Mont du Lac Lodging:

Mont du Lac Ski Resort Terrain Overview

Mont du Lac has a total of 9 ski trails, which are serviced by 4 ski lifts, gondolas and/or trams. Mont du Lac is considered a smaller than average ski area, with only a maximum of 66 acres available to ski. This area is equivalent to 27 hectares, 0 square miles, or 0 square kilometers.

Trails
Total Runs
9
Ski Lift
Lifts
4
Skier
Skiable Acres
66(0 km2)
Snow
Annual Snowfall
N/A

Mont du Lac Ski Resort Elevation

Mont du Lac Ski Resort has a summit elevation of 917 feet, or 279 meters. However, not all of that elevation is able to be skied. The base of the ski slope sits at 617 feet above sea level, creating a ski hill that is 300 feet (91 meters) high. This is referred to as the slope's vertical drop - or a measure of how high the skiable hill is.

Mont du Lac has a very low summit elevation. The summit of this park is one of the smaller ones in the country.

Mountain Summit
Summit Elevation
917'(279 m)
Vertical Drop
Vertical Drop
300'(91 m)
Mountain base
Base Elevation
617'(188 m)

Mont du Lac Ski Resort Difficulty Level

Score
Difficulty Score
33out of 100
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Mont du Lac can be beginner-friendly, but it depends on the ski trails you ride. While it ranks in the lower half of all North American ski areas in terms of overall difficulty, it still has 67% of its trails rated at or above intermediate ski level.

 DID YOU KNOW?

At Parks & Trips, we've created a proprietary Difficulty Score that attempts to show how difficult a particular ski slope is. We get to this number by combining a number of metrics for each resort and comparing them to its peers. Most of the score is based off the amount of easy-intermediate-expert slopes by acreage and the maximum vertical drop of the overall resort, but also includes a few lesser-used metrics as well.

Our algorithm compares each resort’s metrics with all others in North America, then assigns each a Difficulty Score, which we use to rank them accordingly. Resorts with a lower score are easier to ski than those with a higher one. However, a high score does not mean that the resort does not have any easy slopes, or vice versa. This is just an overall score given to the resort based on all its metrics grouped together.

Skiiable Area by Difficulty Level

Mont du Lac has 66 total skiable acres, which can be broken down into the three main groups of difficulty: Beginner, Intermediate, and Expert.

Mont du Lac is mostly a beginner-friendly ski area, with about 33% of its trails as easy. However, it also has its fair share of more difficult runs - which account for the remaining 67%.
Beginner
33%(22 acres)

Beginner trails (identified by a green circle) are the easiest trails on the hill with a gradual 25% or less gradient, and are usually wide to accommodate beginner skiers.

Blue Square
Intermediate
34%(22 acres)

Intermediate trails (identified by a blue square) are usually the most popular and crowded runs, which have a slope of anywhere between 25-40%.

Black Diamond
Expert
33%(22 acres)

Expert trails (identified by a black diamond... or two) are the hardest slopes on the mountain, and have very steep gradients over 40%.

Is Mont du Lac Ski Resort good for beginners?

Mont du Lac can be beginner-friendly, depending on the runs you take. While it ranks in the lower half of all North American ski areas in terms of overall difficulty, it still has 67% of its trails rated at or above intermediate.

Mont du Lac Ski Resort Location

Mont du Lac Ski Resort is located in the state of Wisconsin, USA. This ski area is nearby the town of Superior, WI.

Address:
Superior, WI 54880 USA
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Website:
mdlresort.com/

GPS Coordinates:
46.64000, -92.29000

Getting to Mont du Lac Ski Resort

By Car: If you are driving, you would set your GPS to either the ski resort's name (Mont du Lac Ski Resort), its coordinates of 46.64000, -92.29000 (latitude, longitude), or simply drive towards the town of Superior, WI to get close.

By Air: If you are coming in from across the country, then you may need to board an airplane to get here.

A large airport has scheduled major airline service with millions of passengers per year. This type of airport always accepts international flights. Here are the closest large airport(s) to Mont du Lac Ski Resort.

NameCodeCityDistance
Minneapolis–Saint Paul International AirportMSPMinneapolis, MN129 mi

A medium-sized airport has scheduled regional airline service. This type of airport may or may not accept international flights. Here are the closest medium-sized airport(s) to Mont du Lac.

NameCodeCityDistance
Duluth International AirportDLHDuluth, MN15 mi
Range Regional AirportHIBHibbing, MN58 mi
Brainerd Lakes Regional AirportBRDBrainerd, MN89 mi

There may also be much smaller regional airports next to Mont du Lac Ski Resort, but we didn't list them here due to the fact that no major airlines go through them.

Other Nearby Ski Resorts

Skiers will - especially if coming from far away - try and visit a couple different slopes all in the same trip. Here are the closest other ski slopes within 100 miles of Mont du Lac Ski Resort.

NameLocationSummitDifficulty ScoreDistance
Spirit MountainDuluth, MN1,320 ft35%6 mi
Giants RidgeAurora, MN1,972 ft31%66 mi
Mount AshwabayBayfield, WI1,286 ft28%67 mi
Wild MountainTaylors Falls, MN1,113 ft34%83 mi

Mont du Lac Ski Resort Mountain Stats

NameStatistic
Summit Elevation917 ft
Base Elevation617 ft
Vertical Drop300 ft
Trails9
(33% Beginner,  34% Intermediate,  33% Expert)
Lifts4
Skiable Acres66
Avg. Annual SnowfallN/A inches
Mont du Lac Ski Resort Mountain Stats