Snowbowl is the place to ski in Arizona! Founded in 1938, Arizona Snowbowl is one of the oldest continually operating ski areas in the country.  It’s also now known as the first resort to open and last to close for the season in Arizona with an average of more than 240 inches of snowfall annually.  Snowbowl is a year-round, high-elevation destination in the San Francisco Peaks with a summit of 11,500 feet.  Located 14 miles north of Flagstaff, Snowbowl offers incredible tree skiing, exceptional backcountry access, and is known for outstanding beginner terrain.

40 trails     8 lifts     3 terrain parks     777 skiable acres


In the summer, escape the desert heat of the Southwest by traveling to Arizona Snowbowl. With Flagstaff summertime highs in the low 70’s – 80’s, enjoy live music, outdoor adventure, family fun, and romance amongst the beautiful Ponderosa Pines. Experience the dramatic scenery of northern Arizona from Snowbowl’s scenic chairlift.   View wildlife, the picturesque pine forest, and incredible vistas of the Grand Canyon’s north rim.  Nothing says family fun at Snowbowl like flying down the summer tubing hill, jumping on the bungee trampoline, navigating the kid-friendly ropes course, running on the Barrel Roll, or panning for treasures.  During the fall, enjoy all that the season has to offer with warm autumn colors and cool mountain air during a hike or chairlift ride.