Comprised of two mountains, Snowriver Mountain Resort offers U.P. the area's most terrain, powder runs for days & the region's only high speed six pack!
Midwest Family Ski Resorts
Beyond the natural beauty, Snowriver has a robust support system in the Midwest Family Ski Resorts family. Snowriver will carry on the tradition of being a destination for people seeking nature, adventure, and time together. As an extension of Lutsen and Granite Peak, Snowriver will demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to creating quality year-round access to nature and recreation.
Midwest Family Ski Resorts is owned by Charles Skinner Jr. and his family, who have operated ski areas in the Midwest for decades.
The Skinner Family began operating ski areas in 1962 when Charlie Skinner, Sr. founded Sugar Hills in Grand Rapids, MN. Charles, Jr. operated Lutsen with his brother-in-law Tom Rider until January 2022, when Charles purchased full ownership. Charles has been the owner and President of Granite Peak since 2000. Our mission is to provide healthy outdoor recreation of the highest quality to Midwesterners, especially families, and individuals of all abilities. Our mission also promotes our employees' well-being and supports our diverse communities.