Hogadon Ski Area, Wyoming

Hogadon Ski Area
A Good Mix of Terrain

Hogadon Ski Area is located on Casper Mountain in central Wyoming.

With 600 vertical feet and 18 major trails covering 60 acres, Hogadon offers skiers a good mix of ski terrain for all abilities. Snowboarders are welcome on all trails.

Hogadon provides ski lessons through its fully-accredited ski school, alpine and snowboard rentals, and a full-service restaurant and snack bar.

The Natrona County Parks Nordic Ski Area offers 15 miles of machine-groomed trails that wind through the mature forests of Casper Mountain. This is one of the few lighted trail systems in the region, providing a rare opportunity for night skiing.

Rentals are available from the Mountaineer's Mercantile and cross-country passes can be obtained from the following local merchants: Back Country Mountain Works, Mountaineer's Mercantile, Dean's Sporting Goods, Mountain Sports or the Natrona County Parks' Office.

More than Just Skiing

When you have had enough of skiing, you can checkout the Natrona County Parks snowmobile trail system. Explore 60 miles of machine-groomed trails and an additional 20 miles of ungroomed trails.

The snowmobile system is located on both Casper and Muddy Mountains, with trailheads located approximately eight miles south of Casper on Casper Mountain Road. The trails wind through miles of scenic canyons, forests and spacious meadows.

Casper is located nine miles north of the ski area and is the metropolitan center of Wyoming. It offers a variety of winter activities and accommodations. There are a range of cultural activities, such as museums, galleries, theater and the planetarium to choose from.

Mountain Statistics for Hogadon Ski Area
Base Elevation: 7,400 ft (2,256 m)
Summit Elevation: 8,000 ft (2,438 m)
Vertical Drop: 600 ft (183 m)
Skiable Area: 60 acres (24 hectares)
Annual Snowfall: 140 in (356 cm)
Longest Run: 3,960 ft (1,207 m)
Snowmaking: 50 %
Number of Lifts: 3
Uphill Lift Capacity: 2,200 per hour
Types of Lifts: 1 Poma Lift
2 Double Chairs
Number of Trails: 15
Trail Ratings for Hogadon Ski Area
Easiest: Easiest 20%
More Difficult: More Difficult 40%
Most Difficult: Most Difficult 40%
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 Hogadon Ski Area
Alpine Skiing: Yes
Snowboarding: Yes
Required: Yes
Cross Country: 25 km