Burke Mountain, Vermont

Burke Mountain
99.9 % PURE ... Unspoiled, Uncrowded, & Uncommon!

Renowned for its breathtaking views and ski racing heritage, Burke Mountain is the best kept secret in the Northeast. Home of the Burke Mountain Academy, the preeminent ski academy in the country with 40 Olympians to its credit, Burke Mountain features sweeping, winding trails, an average of 248 inches of snowfall each year, 45 trails and glades on 250 acres of terrain, and a vertical drop of 2,011 feet. A unique blend of friendly, genuine staff and traditional terrain define the character of one of the last remaining Vermont ski classics. With major upgrades to its snowmaking system in recent years, Burke Mountain features 80% coverage on a variety of trails accommodating skiers of every level with 25% novice, 45% intermediate, and 30% expert trails. Burke also has four terrain parks to keep the freestylists in your family busy all day long. Visit Burke Mountain and experience a classic.

Mountain Statistics for Burke Mountain
Base Elevation: 1,267 ft (386 m)
Summit Elevation: 3,267 ft (996 m)
Vertical Drop: 2,011 ft (613 m)
Skiable Area: 250 acres (101 hectares)
Annual Snowfall: 248 in (630 cm)
Longest Run: 13,500 ft (4,115 m)
Snowmaking: 80 %
Number of Lifts: 4
Uphill Lift Capacity: 3,500 per hour
Types of Lifts: 1 J-bar
1 High-Speed Surface Lift
1 Quad Chair
1 High Speed Quad
Number of Trails: 45
Trail Ratings for Burke Mountain
Easiest: Easiest 25%
More Difficult: More Difficult 45%
Most Difficult: Most Difficult 30%
Experts Only: Experts Only 0%
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 Burke Mountain
Alpine Skiing: Yes
Snowboarding: Yes
Required: Yes
Terrain Park: Yes
Cross Country: 65 km