Winter in the Ramblers
Many of the ranges in the Ramblers receive large quantities of snow in the winter season, which is not only beautiful, it is an invitation to get out there and have fun. From sledding to backcountry skiing, there are no shortage of activities out there for you to enjoy.
The Tushar Range is a winter playground the range receives an average of over 400 inches of snow each year. As the lakes freeze, and the snow piles up, here are some great places to play.
Eagle Point Ski Resort is a favorite destination, the resort is one of the region’s top ski resorts – renown as the Steep and Deeper option. At an elevation of 10,450, the snow pack is hard to beat. If downhill skiing isn’t your thing, there are a wide variety of trailheads accessible from the parking lot for snowshoeing, cross country skiing and snowmobiling.
The highway patrol keeps Highway 153 plowed, which gives you access to other recreation areas like Puffer Lake and Merchant Valley.