There are several good places to go skiing or snowboarding near Saint Louis. Here are some options:
- Hidden Valley Ski Resort: Located just 30 minutes west of downtown St. Louis, Hidden Valley offers 17 trails and slopes suitable for all skill levels. They also have a terrain park for freestyle enthusiasts.
- Snow Creek: Located in Weston, Missouri, Snow Creek is about a 3-hour drive from St. Louis. It features 12 trails, night skiing, and a tubing park for additional fun.
- Shawnee Mountain Ski Area: Located in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, Shawnee Mountain is around a 10-hour drive from St. Louis. It offers 23 trails and slopes, as well as a terrain park and snow tubing.
- Paoli Peaks: Located in Paoli, Indiana, Paoli Peaks is around a 4-hour drive from St. Louis. It has 15 trails and slopes, including a dedicated beginners' area, terrain park, and a snow tubing hill.
- Branson Mountain Adventure Park: Located in Branson, Missouri, Branson Mountain Adventure Park offers snow tubing for individuals or families looking for a different type of winter fun. It's about a 4-hour drive from St. Louis.
Remember to check the websites of these resorts for up-to-date information on snow conditions, pricing, and COVID-19 protocols before planning your trip.