Snowboard, Ski & Stay in Stillwater

We survived the crisp winter temperatures, not let’s get out and play in the snow! Stillwater has 3 ski resorts nearby, so hit the slopes during the day and cozy up near a warm fireplace by night downtown Stillwater, Minnesota.  Choose your favorite ski spot, then reserve a room at one of our eight historic bed & breakfasts, 2 historic inns, or 5 hotels.

Nearby Ski Resorts:

Afton Alps ( one of the Midwest’s Premier ski resorts just south of Stillwater in Hastings, MN. Afton celebrates their 50th anniversary tonight and is now part of Vail Resorts with a $10 million dollar renovation in the works.

Trollhaugen Outdoor Recreation Area ( is northeast of Stillwater in Dresser, WI featuring downhill skiing, snow-tubing, cross country skiing, and an terrain park.

Wild Mountain ( is just north of Stillwater in Taylors Falls, MN with downhill ski slopes, snowboarding, and terrain park in a family friendly resort.

Snowboarders and skiers are welcome in our historic rivertown throughout the winter season! Enjoy the many boutiques, restaurants, and attractions along historic main street year-round.

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