Hidden Valley Highlands

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Hidden Valley Highlands
Location Huntsville, Ontario,
 Canada
Vertical 100 m - (333 ft)
Top elevation 389 m - (1276 ft)
Base elevation 289 m - (949 ft)
Skiable area 14 ha - (35 acres)
Runs 14
Longest run 0.58 km - (0.36 mi.)
Lift system 4
(3 Fixed Grip chairlifts, 1 Handle Tow)
Lift capacity 6,500 per hour
Terrain parks 1
Snowfall 343 cm/year - (125 inches)
Snowmaking 90%
Night skiing Yes
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Hidden Valley Highlands Ski Area is a ski and snowboard resort in Huntsville, Ontario, Canada. Hidden Valley offers 14 groomed trails, three quad chairlifts, one handle tow, two snow cats, night skiing and snowboarding, and a terrain park.

Facts[edit]

  • Average snowfall: 343 cm (125 inches)
  • Season: December–March
  • Lifts: 3 Quad Chairs, 1 Handle Tow
  • Snowmaking: 90%
  • Uphill capacity: 6500 persons per hour
  • Longest run: 580 meters (1902 feet)
  • Vertical: 100 meters (333 feet)
  • Night skiing: Yes
  • Terrain park: Yes
  • Ski-able acres: 35 acres (14 hectares)
  • Summit elevation: 389 meters (1276 feet)
  • Base elevation: 289 meters (949 feet)
  • Cafeteria: Yes

Membership[edit]

The Muskoka Ski Club was established in 1971 as the Hidden Valley Highlands Ski Club. The name was changed in 2008. As of 2010, the ski area has 692 individual members from 192 family units.

Annual events[edit]

  • The Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade is held on December 24 at 6:00 pm
  • New Year's Eve Fireworks, December 31 at 6:00 pm
  • Men's Day, February (date changes annually)
  • Ladies Day, February (date changes annually)

Facilities and catering[edit]

Hidden Valley Highlands is a venue for weddings, special events and meetings. Two rooms, each with access to outdoor decks, overlook 135 acres of forest and rolling hills. Up to 200 guests can be accommodated. The private beach, just a short walk or drive from the Chalet, offers 400 feet of frontage for wedding ceremonies or special events. The on-site catering department offers menu options for all types of event.

Surrounding resorts and hotels[edit]

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