Illinois Ski Resorts
Chestnut Mountain is Illinois's largest ski resort. It's located near Galena about 3 hours west of Chicago. It's 475 vertical is also the highest skiing in the state. Chestnut Mountain Resort's terrain park, the Farside, is the largest of its kind in the Midwest. Ski Snowstar is a small ski areal located in Andalusia and offers night skiing. There are three small ski areas all located in the Chicagoland area.
475 ft vertical, 9 lifts, 19 trails, 220 skiable acres
7 lifts, 5 trails
180 ft vertical, 7 lifts, 7 trails, 15 skiable acres