Skiing in Alpine Valley, Chesterland, Ohio USA

72 ac/0.29 km²
Night skiing:
Number of trails / lifts:
11 / 7
Mostly expert
Annual snowfall:
31 in/78.8 cm
Chesterland belongs in Geauga County, Ohio, USA. It is a census - designated place (CDP) situated at the northeast of the Ohio state. The city is considered to be part of the Chagrin Valley area, that is defined by the villages and cities along the Chagrin River.

Ohio is popular for the variety of extreme sports that are being practiced from place to place. Near Chesterland and during winter, ski enthusiasts can have a blast in an awesome ski resort, Alpine Valley ski resort.

The area lies at a base elevation of 1260 ft/384 m and reaches 1500 ft/457 m elevation at the summit. The trails of the resort are 11 and spread in the large skiing area, with a vertical rise of 230 ft/70 m. The level of experience is not important, as there is a school in the resort with very experienced instructors that will teach you how to use your skis.

If you are a ski fun, you can truly enjoy skiing, as the trails are 9% for beginners (1 trail), 27% for intermediate skiers (3 trails), 55% for advanced skiers (6 trails) and 9% for experts (1 trail). Another asset that attracts a lot of skiers is the annual snowfall, with an average of 31 in/78.8 cm.

At this magnificent resort, you can experience your favorite sport under the stars, as night skiing is allowed and encouraged with lights all over the trails. So come along, enjoy fresh snow and slide with your skis!!

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Columbus
158 miles/254.3 km, 2 hours 32 minutes
Head west on E State St towards S High St. Turn right onto S High St. Turn right onto E Nationwide Blvd. Turn left onto N 4th St. Take the Interstate 670 E ramp to Airport. Merge onto I-670 E. Take the exit towards Cleveland. Merge onto I-71 N. Take exit 220 to merge onto I-271 N towards Erie Pa. Keep left to stay on I-271 N. Take exit 34 to merge onto US-322 E/Mayfield Rd. Destination will be on the left.
44.5 miles/71.6 km, 52 minutes
Head east on W Bowery St towards S Main St. Take the 1st right onto S Main St. Take the 2nd left onto University Ave. Turn left onto Hill St. Take the 1st right onto E Buchtel Ave. Turn left onto Fountain St (signs for Ohio 8 N). Take the ramp on the left onto OH-8 N. Take the Interstate 271 N exit on the left towards Interstate 90/Erie Pa. Merge onto I-271 N. Keep left to stay on I-271 N. Take exit 34 to merge onto US-322 E/Mayfield Rd. Destination will be on the left.
Cuyahoga County Airport,
16.4 miles/26.4 km

Amtrak serves the entire US, but there is no station in Chesterland. So if you wish to travel by train, you can take a train from anywhere in the US and abort in Cleveland, OH (CLE). From there you can either use the public transportation or rent a car to reach your destination.


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