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Hogadon Ski Area, Casper

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#7 of 9 in Winter Sports in Wyoming
Ski Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Hogadon Basin Ski Area is a ski resort located 11 miles (18 km) south of Casper, Wyoming on Casper Mountain. The mountain features 28 trails of varying difficulty. Of those trails, 20% are beginner, 40% are intermediate and 40% are expert ski terrain. The mountain also features a terrain park. With 600 vertical feet from top to bottom . The ski area offers a restaurant as well. Hogadon is one of the few resorts in the country that has the actual resort building located on the summit as opposed to the base.
The Details:

Elevation: top- 8,000 feet; vertical rise- 600 feet

The Prospector Chair (Double Chair Lift): 2,200 feet long; 1,000 skiers per hour

The Mine Shaft (Magic Carpet Lift): on beginner terrain

60 acres of groomed slopes

50% snowmaking capacity
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  • Even though this is a relatively small ski area, I always really enjoy skiing here. I try to stick to weekdays to avoid the busyness of the weekend.  more »
  • My three, ages 22, 19, 15 had a wonderful afternoon of Ski School from Mountain Sports that work out of Hogadon. They had a great teacher, Suzanne. They learned the basics for safety and for...  more »
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  • It's a nice place for a wedding. It's nice for a date night. They do a lot of different kinds of things there for Casper. It's a beautiful place.
  • Imagine a ski resort. Now imagine that a quarter the size. Now imagine it being super cheap. Now imagine it being 10 minutes out of town. And lastly, imagine having Easter brunch there. Wow, huh!

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