Residents of Wisconsin understands that when winter comes around it can get really ugly. From blizzards to arctic temperatures, many students still loves enjoy being on campus. Although winter can bring horrific conditions, it brings out mother nature’s beauty. Granite Peak located in Wausau, WI provides some of the best opportunities to enjoy your winter break outdoors and indoors.
Snowboarding and Skiing
Granite Peak is located roughly two hours north of Madison and it provides some of the best skiing and snowboarding hills in all of Wisconsin. It is the tallest mountain located in Wisconsin at roughly 700 feet above the surrounding plain! Starting at $36 for daily rentals for either snowboard or skiing, it is an excellent deal for students who loves the outdoors.
If snowboarding and skiing is not your thing, there are other amenities there for a great and fun time. Live music, food, drinks, and social gatherings are part of the experience here at Granite Peak. Feel free to relax in the lodges with a cup of hot-cocoa while enjoying the view!
During winter break, Granite Peak has events such as live ice sculpting. Different ice sculpting artist comes to showcase their skills in front of visitors and guest. This is a great opportunity for those who have always wondered the art of ice sculpting.