Trail Maps and Slope Statistics

Big Creek Ski Area


If you are 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 below or just stop on out during the ski season to learn more.  


Slope Statistics

Base Elevation

1,290 feet

Vertical Drop

175 feet


23 acres

Average snowfall

102" annually



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.




We are fully equipped with snowmaking equipment, so if mother nature does not give us enough snow, we will make more.  Trails are machine-groomed and kept in great condition throughout the season.