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Discovery Ski Area

180 Discovery Basin Rd, Anaconda, MT 59711-9391
+1 406-563-2184
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43rd Annual AFRC ski reunion.

Well, we caught Disco with plenty of snow and sunshine for our 3 days in early March. Grooming was... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Paul L
Napa, California
Perfect for all skill levels.

We have skied all over the Pacific Northwest and find that Discovery is our favorite. We are... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
Missoula, Montana
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Ski area that offers skiers a lot of terrain at a good price.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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180 Discovery Basin Rd, Anaconda, MT 59711-9391
+1 406-563-2184
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Well, we caught Disco with plenty of snow and sunshine for our 3 days in early March. Grooming was better than in the past. What a great ski hill. Folks have no idea how big thia place really is. Exceptional value.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We have skied all over the Pacific Northwest and find that Discovery is our favorite. We are weekday skiers so find that we can ski right up to the lift and make another great run. The groomers do a stellar job of smoothing the slopes...More

Thank Outdoorgoddess
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We love skiing at Discovery Mountain, the views are breathtaking! The cafeteria makes the best chili bowls and the price won't hurt your pocketbook. We ended the day staying at The Broadway hotel in Phillipsberg, MT.

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 8 February 2017

There are several great cross country ski trails at the Ski Area. There is a separate parking area for cross country trails before you get to the main ski parking lot. This separate parking area allows access to trails on both sides of the road....More

Thank jsMT1994
Reviewed 1 February 2017

If you like skiing, you owe it to yourself to try Discovery when you're in Montana. It's a little off the beaten path, but you won't regret driving the Pintler Scenic Route to get there. Amazing steeps on the backside on a powder day.

Thank TroutWanderer
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had a great time at Discovery Ski area as part of a ski and stay package at Fairmont HotSprings. We loved the mountain though there was not much snow it was still groomed and fit our needs. The kids both did lessons which they...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

About ten years ago, after watching a segment of the NBC television program "The Today Show" I booked a flight to Missoula and "discovered" Discovery Mountain, just a few miles from Philipsburg Montana. As a lifelong skier I yearned to find a mountain that I...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great ski area for Southern Montana. My husband really enjoyd his day of skiing. The lodge has a shope for mittens, hats and gloves etc. and yu can rent skis there. Several trails from beginner to diamond. Great day!

Thank elizabethl786
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

I always enjoy making a trip to Discovery regardless of the conditions. The terrain is great, it often feels like you have the whole mountain to yourself, and the lifties are always smiling... But this trip, I finally lucked out and got two days of...More

Thank shraddical
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Was here for a ski race. Race was well run even though the snow wasn't cooperating. Great value and family vibe. Better food than Big Sky's cafeteria. And, as is typical in Montana, everyone was nice.

Thank dvBozeman
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