Spirit Mountain Ski & Recreation Area9500 Spirit Mountain Pl
Duluth, MN 55810
Interstate I-35 to Exit #249 and follow the frontage road signs to Spirit Mountain Campground. Located just ten minutes south of downtown Duluth.Get Directions
Winter time we offer 22 Alpine runs, 175 acres of skiable terrain, 700' vertical drop, 5 chair lifts, 3 surface lifts. Ski and Snowboard lessons, family rates, fat-tire biking, largest terrain park and half-pipe in the Midwest. Fabulous views of Lake Superior from all runs. We also have our winter day tubing and glow tubing at night under the lights.
We are unique and 2 Nordic centers:
Grand Avenue Nordic center features 2.5 km of Nordic specific trail with 1.5 km of full snow making capabilities. profession machine grooming.
Our Upper Nordic center features 22km of groomed Cross-country ski trails (classic tracks and skating) are mostly intermediate and run through dense hardwood forest.
Spirit Offers 3 food locations with a variety of options. Our Moosehead bar/grill and Riverside bar and grill feature craft beer and music on certain nights.
Book online at Spiritmt.com
Hours & Dates
Winter (November 28 - March 31)
- Tuesday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
- Wednesday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
- Thursday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
- Friday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
- Saturday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
- Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Check-out is noon
Quiet Time is 10:00PM to 7:00AM.
We can allow later check-outs if no one is coming into your site
See website for current hours: https://www.spiritmt.com/hours
These rates include tax. We offer monthly rates/Group rates on weekdays. We also offer discounted Adventure Park tickets for staying with us!
$5 off a ten pack of single tickets
$3 off an all day wristband
- Open in fall
- Open in winter
- Open in summer
- Bike trail
- Cross-country ski trail (groomed)
- Downhill ski area
- Hiking trail
- Waste reduction/reuse/recycling
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
Number/Type of Campsites
- Total number of campsites: 83
- Camping accessible to disabled
- Flush toilets in campground
- Group camp facilities
- Hot showers in campground
- Pets allowed in campsite
- Pull-through sites
- Sanitary dump station
- Secluded campsites
- Private Campgrounds
Length of Stay
- Daily site rental
Meetings & Conferences
- Banquet facilities maximum capacity: 300
- Catering available
- Facility accommodates meetings for 30 or more
- Largest meeting room (sq ft): 12600
- Meeting/convention facilities maximum capacity: 400
- Number of meeting rooms: 5
- On-site catering required
- Meetings web page
Based on 361 reviews
We have ridden the coaster here several times. The ride up is beautiful. Afterward, be sure to explore the area around the lifts for some great views of Lake Superior and Duluth.
— Deb H, March 6, 2023
This place is one of our favorites here in MN but is now completely mismanaged. The financial issues faced over the years make it complicated but when you have to wait in line for over 2 hours just...
— Chris T, December 29, 2022
We enjoyed the summer alpine slide! The line wasn’t too long, beautiful fun ride through the woods. We planned on one ride but took two!
— U5315CPkellyd, July 29, 2022
On my way to Lutsen from Grand Rapids Michigan I skied Pine Mountain and ski Brule yesterdaySo today was my very first time skiing in the state of Minnesota. Spirit Mountain is very nice for 700 foot...
— seescokid, March 12, 2022
Quiet area. Pleasantly surprised how close to Duluth but didn’t seem close! Nice big quiet area. Lots of mountain biking trails - hosts a bike fest in the summer.
— CamperTifanyJ, August 10, 2021