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Showdown Ski Area
Showdown Ski Area
Showdown Ski Area
Location in Montana
Showdown Ski Area
Showdown Ski Area
Showdown Ski Area (the United States)
LocationMeagher County, Montana, near Neihart, Montana
Nearest major cityNeihart, Montana
Coordinates46°50′19″N 110°42′32″W / 46.83861°N 110.70889°W / 46.83861; -110.70889Coordinates: 46°50′19″N 110°42′32″W / 46.83861°N 110.70889°W / 46.83861; -110.70889
Top elevation8,200 ft (2,500 m)
Base elevation6,800 ft (2,100 m)
Skiable area640 acres (2.6 km2)
Runs34
Lift system4 total:
One Triple, Two Double, One Conveyer
Snowfall20 feet (6.1 m)
WebsiteShowdown official website

Showdown is an alpine ski area located in the Little Belt Mountains in Central Montana, United States.

History

Created in 1936 and originally called King's Hill Ski Area, Showdown is a small-scale ski area that is often closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, receiving most patrons on the weekends during the season. An office in Great Falls, Montana has also been known to be available for ticket sales.

In 1973 the Ski Area changed its name from King's Hill Ski Area to Showdown Ski Area. In 1995, it was changed again to Showdown Montana.

Geography

The Ski Area is near Kings Hill Pass in a high elevation area of the Little Belt Mountains. One of the most difficult runs is Glory Hole and one of the easiest runs is Golden Goose.

References

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Showdown Website.