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Address: Blacktail Mountain, Lakeside, MT 59922
Phone Number: +1 406-844-0999

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Family friendly, great service for rental equipment!

Blacktail is far from being the biggest ski hill in the west but is likely the friendliest. It's has runs with a variety of difficulty as well as terrain parks, lifts with seldom... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 August 2016
Whitefish, Montana, United States
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Whitefish, Montana, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Blacktail is far from being the biggest ski hill in the west but is likely the friendliest. It's has runs with a variety of difficulty as well as terrain parks, lifts with seldom a wait and friendly staff.

Thank Lisa_Schreier_Lee
Lethbridge, Canada
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

Great family ski hill.....good food. Very reasonable....puts family skiing back .......the drve up can be dicey.....need a four wheel drive

Thank Brenda H
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

I must admit I was VERY surprised. I have skid all over the world but I have never found such a down to earth resort that is so family friendly. Every staff was friendly and helpful and the atmosphere was delightful. OK the runs may not be as long as other resorts, but the tickets were way cheaper. Time it... More 

Thank Andrew W
Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

I think I'm getting lucky but the smaller ski areas are proving fantastic. Blacktail is further proof. I walk further from the grocery store parking lot to its door then from Blacktail's parking lot to their slopes. Their burrito master customized my breakfast burrito without a second thought. I skied from the trees on their blacks to some groomed blues... More 

Thank Richard G
Whitefish, Montana, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

A hidden gem in NW Montana, Blacktail Mountain is the place to go and get above the clouds. Great 360 views, well stocked with rental gear and reasonable prices make this an easy choice. After a few runs, head to the 3rd floor where Muley's bar & restaurant will have you relaxing and taking in the view.

Thank Lisa_Schreier_Lee
Polson, Montana
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

My kids learned to ski on this mountain, I became a good skier on this mountain, and have a great day every time I go. From a low-key afternoon jaunt to a full-on, sunny inversion pow day ending with nachos and beer, there are accessible, enjoyable days on the snow for all. This is a family-run operation so is VERY... More 

Thank emr0912
Kalispell, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

A fun medium sized ski hill west of Lakeside MT. Inexpensive lift tickets at the window and even cheaper at Costco in Kalispell. 3 lifts serve the area which usually has pretty good snow conditions due to its North facing aspect. Some good powder can be found if it has snowed recently and the groomers usually leave some uncut areas... More 

Thank david410berry
Yorba Linda, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

We had a great day of skiing at Blacktail Mountain. My husband had skied there before but this was my first time. I was impressed with the accommodations and the friendliness of the staff. It is a great ski course.

Thank Cwinner
Heber City, Utah
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

We have been skiing here a few times and each time has been a great experience. We are not hardcore skiiers so having some fun runs and then going to the lodge for Beer and Food is great. It is a small place but the lines are short and you can find some fun in the trees runs if you... More 

Thank WasatchBoz
Lakeside, Montana
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

One of the best kept ski hill secrets, and I like it that way! A true locals hill where the lack of lift lines, hidden pockets of powder, and friendly atmosphere keep it at the top of my list for a day on the slopes! The lodge is not unlike an episode of Cheers, where everybody knows your name, offering... More 

Thank Graham M

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