Discovery Basin Ski Area, Montana
Discovery Basin Ski Area is located in Deer Lodge National Forest in Anaconda, Mont.
Discovery is a place for families to be together. With 40 trails covering 380 skiable acres and a 1,300-foot vertical, you will find terrain to suit your needs.
There are great intermediate runs and outrageous, challenging skiing on the back side. Snowboarders are welcome.
Cross-country skiers can glide along 5 kilometers of trails.
Amenities include a full-service cafeteria offering a variety of homemade goodies, an outdoor grill open on weekends and busy days, a bar, picnic area and rental and sport shop.
|Mountain Statistics for Discovery Basin Ski Area|
|Base Elevation:||6,480 ft||(1,975 m)|
|Summit Elevation:||8,150 ft||(2,484 m)|
|Vertical Drop:||1,670 ft||(509 m)|
|Skiable Area:||614 acres||(249 hectares)|
|Annual Snowfall:||200 in||(508 cm)|
|Longest Run:||7,920 ft||(2,414 m)|
|Number of Lifts:||6|
|Uphill Lift Capacity:||4,300 per hour|
|Types of Lifts:||3 Double Chairs
3 Triple Chair
|Number of Trails:||63|
|Trail Ratings for Discovery Basin Ski Area|
|Experts Only:||30%||Trail ratings indicate the relative difficulty of the runs within a given ski area and are not meant to be used for comparison between ski areas.|
|Area Details for Discovery Basin Ski Area|
|Cross Country:||5 km|