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Homestake Lodge Cross Country Ski Center


  • Cross-country Ski Center
Homestake Lodge Cross Country Ski Center is located beneath the Continental Divide just three miles from Interstate-90 and 15 minutes from Butte, MT. It's a fabulous setting with miles of trails through gently rolling terrain of meadows, evergreens, aspens, and beaver ponds. Incredible granite cliffs and rock croppings frame the trail making for interesting scenery.

We have 35km of pristine fully groomed trails, as well as a 2km lighted ski loop for evening hours and a full service ski shop. About 10km of the trail network is dog-friendly. The terrain has as much variability as you'd like for your ski experience. There are gentle climbs, thrilling downhills, easy flats and open meadows perfect for chatting with friends and soaking up the rays.

The main lodge has a ski shop, kitchen, Great room with grand fireplace and comfortable couches and tables, bathrooms, and bunk rooms. The ski shop provides equipment rentals, retail equipment, lessons and instruction. The kitchen serves homemade soup, rolls, and cookies on the weekends during the winter. Other accommodations include: private cabins and a ski-in ski-out yurt.
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Street Address
530 Upper Rader Creek Road
Whitehall, MT 59759 Get directions
Butte, MT
Mailing Address
PO Box 3704
Butte, MT 59702
Alternate Phone
All Year
Daily: 9:30am - 4:30pm
Payment Methods
American Express, Cash, Discover, Master Card, Personal Check (In State), Travelers Checks, Visa
Late Cancellation Fee, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended, Walk-Ins Welcome
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Special Directions

Homestake Lodge Cross Country Ski Center is located just three miles off the Interstate 90 Homestake Pass exit 233. Drive times from Bozeman and Helena are about 1 hour to 1 hour and fifteen minutes. Missoula is just 2 hours away, and Butte is only a 10 mile drive away. Once you get off the Homestake exit, head to the south side of I-90 and turn onto FS 240. This will be straight off the ramp coming from the Butte direction, and it will be a right after the ramp and then a left turn after crossing over the Interstate coming from the Bozeman direction. FS 240 road is in the opposite direction from Homestake Lake/Campground, and Lake Delmoe. Drive down FS 240 for 3 miles. After 3 miles, you will go under the big electrical transmission lines and there will be a road on your right. This will be the road into Homestake Lodge Cross Country Ski Center.