Mountain Report


The ticket office is currently closed and will reopen for season pass sales on December 1. Until then, please leave a message at 907-754-2275 or email Thank you! 

The Aerial Tram is currently CLOSED until December 2020

 Current Conditions & Forecast

Current Resort Updates

Fall 2020 Mountain Report

Our recorded report is updated weekly in the summer and fall for all of the mountain bike and hiking information you need!

Hiking & Aerial Tramway Status
Aerial Tram The Tram is now CLOSED until winter 2020
Hiking North Face is currently OPEN
Bowl side trails are currently OPEN
Hiking Winner Creek is currently OPEN. The Hand Tram is CLOSED
Alyeska Bike Park Status
CLOSED The Alyeska Bike Park is CLOSED for the season.

Attention Hikers: The aerial tramway is now closed for the fall season and will reopen for winter operations in December 2020. Please plan on hiking down the mountain.

Winner Creek Trail is OPEN for out-and-back hiking but the Hand Tram is currently CLOSED. Please obey all posted signs and closures.

Thanks and get out and enjoy the hiking trails in the Girdwood Valley!

Mountain Updates

October 13, 2020

Hello Alyeska Fans,

The Aerial Tram is now CLOSED. The mountain is open for hiking through the bowl side and up to the Mountain Station. We are starting to see snow on the upper mountain trails, please be aware trail conditions so plan accordingly. We will begin snowmaking on November 1 and at that time the mountain will be closed to all uphill traffic.


New Snow

(Last 24 Hours)


Snow Depth

(Top of GBX)


Season Total

(Top of GBX)


*Scheduled Opening and Closing: Ski area may open earlier and/or close later if weather conditions permit. All operations are subject to change due to weather and snow conditions.

Winter 2020 Mountain Report

    Base Mid Mountain Top of Glacier Bowl Express
Snow Depth 46″ 90″ 136″
Temp (F) 21 23 30
Wind 0-5 mph 0-5 mph 0-5 mph
Visiblity Great Great Great
Conditions Mostly Sunny  Mostly Sunny Mostly Sunny
Snow Conditions – Main Trails Groomed Groomed Groomed
Snow Conditions – Off Trails Variable Variable Variable

Lift Status & Hours

Lift Status Hours/Notes
Aerial Tram CLOSED Reopening December 2020
Bear Cub Quad CLOSED Reopening December 2020
Ted’s Express CLOSED Reopening December 2020
Glacier Bowl Express CLOSED Reopening December 2020


Glacier Bowl 360° Cam

Hotel Alyeska

Hotel Courtyard


Daylodge Parking

Seward Highway


Bear Cub Quad

Finnland Magic Carpet

Ted’s Express

Race Trail

Turnagain Arm

Upper Tram

Upper Tram Deck

Base of Glacier Bowl Express

Top of Glacier Bowl Express


The North Face

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