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Winter sports enthusiasts love Hyland Hills Ski Area. Located within Hyland Lake Park Reserve in Bloomington, Hyland Hills is the place for downhill skiing and snowboarding in the Twin Cities metro area. The terrain park is full of progressive and innovative features and we are known for some of the best snowmaking and grooming in the Midwest. If you've never hit the slopes or want to freshen up your skills, Three Rivers also offers lessons through the SnowSports Academy.

Hours Open daily. Check the hours and rates page for hours.

The SnowSports Academy offers private, semi-private or public skiing, snowboarding and Telemark skiing lessons for all ages and abilities.

Explore the lessons available at Hyland Hills, or see all Three Rivers' public lessons and private lessons. Users will experience the virtual waiting room for SnowSports Academy registration.

Review the brochure for all of Hyland's SnowSports Academy offerings or learn more about Three Rivers' SnowSports Academy.

Hyland PDF Maps

Find printable maps of Hyland on the Hyland Lake Park Reserve page.

Snow Cam

Watch the snow build this winter in real time with our live snow cam on the hill!

Hours, Rates & Parking


View hours, rates and parking information. Reservations are not required for lift tickets or equipment rentals.

Season Passes

Get your season pass today!

Season pass holders get special discounts at Elm Creek Winter Recreation Area, Giants Ridge and Spirit Mountain. Six- or 10-visit packages are also available.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to some of the most common questions about visiting Hyland Hills, from what equipment can be on the hill, what can be brought into the chalet and what other snowy activities are available in the surrounding area.

We are now hiring for the 2023-2024 ski season! We are looking for seasonal employees for instructors, guest services, food service, lift operators, shuttle drivers, PSAs and rental departments, Get great benefits, including a free season pass, competitive wages, a fast-paced environment, flexible hours and more.

Ski Runs & Terrain Park

See trail map, trail names and designations.

First Tracks Ski Scholarship

First Tracks is a scholarship program at Hyland Hills Ski Area that helps local youth learn and continue to ski and snowboard through partial financial assistance. 

Ski Clubs & Programs

Hyland Hills Ski Area is host to several competitive ski clubs and adapted skiing programs.


A wide variety of skiing or snowboarding packages are available for your group or organization. Learn about group visits and lessons, field trips, Scout Day and homeschool programs at Hyland Hills.


Your Responsibility Code and other safety guidelines for a great snow sports experience.


Ski Patrol

Join the National Ski Patrol–highly motivated, enthusiastic skiers and snowboarders are encouraged to apply. Stop by Guest Services in the Chalet or contact Ashley O'Rourke, 763-694-7802.

Ski & Snowboard Newsletter

Don't miss out on news, offers and events anymore. Sign up for the Three Rivers downhill ski and snowboard newsletter today!

Minnesota Ski Area Association

Explore Minnesota Slopes logo.The Hyland Hills Ski Area is a member of the Minnesota Ski Area Association.

Celebrate your special occasion at Hyland Hills! The Alpine and Ridgeview Rooms feature soaring ceilings and panoramic views of the entire area. Available April through September, this is a breathtaking venue for weddings, reunions, corporate meetings and more.