Winter Fun

Winter Skiing, Tubing and Snowboarding in the Dells Area
You won’t fight the crowds visiting the Dells area in the winter but you will find plenty to do and have a number of great Midwest ski sites nearby. Go sledding with the kids, enjoy cross-country skiing on miles of trails, or fly downhill–whatever brings you joy.
There’s Skiing, tubing and snowboarding at Cascade Mountain. Kids 12 or younger ski free when accompanied by a paid adult. Cascade’s slopes offer real skiing variety. Some of the 34 trails are challenging, while other trails are over a mile long and fun for everyone. Getting to the top of the mountain is quick and easy with ten lifts, including the high-speed Mountain Top Express. Cascade caters to the adventurous type with four terrain parks ranging from beginner to expert and a half-pipe. Just 15 minutes from the Dells.
Christmas Mountain Village is one of the region’s best family-oriented downhill and cross-country skiing. Their 11 downhill runs feature beginner to black diamond slopes. Brush up on your skills with a ski school lesson, shred it up snowboarding, zoom down the snow tube run or experience the thrill of night skiing.
Devil’s Head features:
  • 500 foot Vertical Rise
  • Longest Run: 1-1/2 Miles
  • 30 % Beginner, 40% Intermediate, and 30% Advanced runs
  • 3 Quad Chair Lifts, 1 Triple Chair Lift, 6 Double Chair Lifts, 5 Rope Tows, and 1 Magic Carpet
Devil’s Lake State Park features 17 miles of trails-most are groomed. Cross-country trail information is available at
Mirror Lake State Park, features 20 miles of cross-country skiing trails.
Make your stay more affordable by staying at the Lakeside Motel and taking advantage of their off-season rates. You’ll have plenty of money left over for another day on the slopes, a supper club treat, or a night on the town.