If you’re skiing in Ohio, Big Creek Ski Area is the place to be. Big Creek Ski Area is surrounded by the natural beauty of the Lake County MetroParks. Our hill has the best ski elevation in Ohio and is located in the heart of the Snowbelt. Browse our site, download our Big Creek Ski Area Trail Map or just stop on out during the ski season to learn more.
Here’s what you’ll find …


  • Easy Street – A fun run that wraps around the western side of the hill.
  • The Chute – Race down this challenging hill that wraps around the chalet.
  • Estes Bowl – There's a reason we call it the bowl - just gaze to the bottom of the run.
  • Show Off – A great hill with an observation deck for your viewing pleasure.
  • Zot – A nearly vertical double black diamond nestled in between the trees.


Base Elevation - 1,290 feet
Vertical Drop - 175 feet
Acreage - 23 acres
Average snowfall - 102" annually