Month: December 2020

Reserve Your Rentals

Rental Equipment

Seasonal Renters

  • To eliminate your time inside, please fill out our new equipment reservation form to let us know when you’re coming and we’ll have your gear ready and waiting outside!
  • Or call to reserve your equipment before you arrive at 906-487-1587
  • If you must come inside, face coverings must be worn at all times while inside. 
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Holiday Hours

Mont Ripley opens for the season on Saturday, December 19th at 10 am, with the T-bar servicing That Road, Center Bowl and Toots Tumble.

We continue to make snow on the race course and West side of the hill, but those areas will continue to be closed temporarily.

Our Current Hours are:
Saturday, December 19 and Sunday, December 20 – 10 am to 5 pm
Monday, December 21 through Wednesday, December 23 – 3 pm to 9 pm
Thursday, December 24 (Christmas Eve) 10 am to 3 pm
Closed Christmas Day
Saturday, December 26 though Sunday January 3, 2021 – 10 am to 5 pm

We will resume Prime Season Hours on Monday, January 4, 2021

Skiing Santa

TouchNet Service Restored

Our online shop is back up today! Thank you for your patience and continued support during our outage.

As we prepare to open for skiing on Saturday, December 19th, we encourage all students and guests to purchase their passes and rental equipment online!

Mont Ripley’s New Outside Ticket Window is open for purchases and pass pick-up Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 7:00 pm.

We open for skiing at 10:00 am Saturday, December 19, 2020.


Online Shop Outage

TouchNet Outage as of 12/13/2020

We are continuing to experience an outage with our online store.

Rest assured we are working with the dedicated IT team at Michigan Technological University and our online TouchNet partners to restore service as quickly as possible!

Beginning Monday December 14th, we will be able to assist you with in-person and phone orders. Please wear your mask and come to the new outside ticket window for in-person service.

Due to the outage, we will be extending the $180.00 Group Rate price on Season Passes until January 1, 2021.

Thank you for your patience and continued support of Mont Ripley. We are looking forward to assisting you with getting your passes and equipment.


What’s happening at Mont Ripley?

Mont Ripley is preparing to open! However, due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, some things may look different for skiers and snowboarders this upcoming season.

The Ticket Office will remain open for ticket sales, but guests should per-purchase daily tickets, rentals and season passes online and utilize the new outside ticket window, on the upper east side deck, for ticket pick-up and transactions. Inside access to the chalet will be very limited.

Ripley Tune and Supply will remain open for shopping with limited capacity. Please observe capacity signs. DIY Tune drop off is available for your convenience.

Ripley Rental will remain open but seasonal rentals should be purchased online prior to the start of the season and/or classes.
Seasonal renters will be asked use the new online reservation system to requests your rental prior to your arrival.
Rental equipment will be ready for you outside in the new outdoor rental tent.

The Huski Cafe will remain open with a new online ordering system. (Still under construction) Limited indoor ordering will be available. Warming and dining tents are being added outside the main chalet to give guests a place to rest, warm up and be out of the weather without coming inside the chalet. Dining will remain outdoor only until further notice. Please observe are marked capacity signs in and around the hill.

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Thank you for your continued support of Mont Ripley. We are excited to have you as our guests, and we are dedicated to keeping you happy and healthy this winter. We will keep you updated throughout the season as things change. Visit our COVID-19 page for more information.