||About 60 miles
||Half- or full-day
|Best Time To Go:
||Snow season runs from late November to April
||US16A East three miles to US16 West then six miles to US385 North to Lead. Take US85 south about four miles to ski areas.
||Adult lift tickets vary with ski areas, usually in the $30-35 per day range. Board rentals about $20.
||Snowboarding permitted at both ski areas.
|| Both of South Dakota's downhill ski areas, Terry Peak and Deer Mountain
have trails open to snowboarders. Snow season generally runs from late
November until the end of March. Both ski areas have web sites with
current conditons (see links below). Hours are from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
most days. Deer Mountain has lighted trails on Friday and Saturday
until 9 p.m. Not all runs are open to snowboarders.