Jay Peak is Considered one of the most beautiful mountains in the North East of North America, and it is only two hours from Montreal. The mountain is near the Quebec-Vermont border near Sutton and Magog and is one of the most popular mountains among Quebec skiers and snowboarders. And for a good reason!
The conditions are Ideal for skiing at Jay Peak
With 81 trails, 17 underbrushes, 2 snow parks and 9 lifts, this huge mountain has something for everyone. It is also recognized for its excellent snow conditions, which is great for snow enthusiasts!
Jay Peak benefits from an average of 80 snow days a year for a total precipitation of nearly 800 cm. The average base of 75 centimeters of snow offers comfortable ski conditions and makes it possible to work the trails for an optimal glide, without ice patches.
A Versatile Mountain
The ski slopes at Jay Peak offer a ration of 20% of beginner skiers, 40% of intermediate skiers and 40% of expert skiers to appeal to all types of skiers. A 656 meters drop offers steep slopes and, for the more adventurous, two dozen off-trail areas covering more than 100 acres and vertiginous peaks. The two dozen off-trail areas covering more than 100 acres also give the more adventurous an opportunity to let go. The Trails that are better adapted to intermediate skiers follow the curves of the mountain and offer varied courses on all slopes.
For skiers looking for a natural dusting of snow and varied trails, Jay Peak is the mountain of choice. Whether you are looking for a snow destination for a day or a week, you will find something to satisfy everyone, it’s for the experienced as well as beginners.
For All Tastes
In addition to boarding and skiing at Jay Peak, there are also options for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing enthusiasts. Introductory courses in alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and fat biking are offered to be able to take full advantage of all that the site has to offer.
Discover a peaceful outdoor environment by walking the various trails that run up to 2.7 kilometers in an enchanting setting.
If Jay Peak is distinguished by having better snow conditions, let’s just say the quality of its ice is up there too. Located at the foot of Jay Peak Resort, the new Ice Haus arena provides a true NHL rink for ice skating and hockey fans. Access to free skating and ice hockey is included in all Jay Peak vacation packages for a wider variety of activities to try with family or friends.
Do you want to have a good time? The Clips & Reels Recreation Center includes climbing rooms, arcades and movie theaters with toe-thawing entertainment for all tastes. Jay Peak Indoor Water Park is also open year-round. People of all ages can have fun at the water slides and discover flowriding, an aquatic activity at the crossroads of skateboarding, surfing and snowboarding which offers a real balancing challenge accessible to the whole family.
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