Alpine lessons are on for Sun AM. 1/22
January 21, 2017  

We will have Alpine ski lessons on Sun AM 1/22. Conditions are very spring-like and this weather trend is forecast to continue through mid-week. We will be closing the hill after lessons on Sunday to preserve the towpaths. We will re-evaluate conditions on a daily basis so check back for more updates. Thanks-Dan

70th Annual Blackhawk Ski Jumping Tourney Sunday Jan 15th
January 9, 2017  

Blackhawk Ski Club will host its 70th annual ski jumping tournament Sunday, January 15th starting at noon.  Blackhawk will host more than 60 jumpers from across the Midwest. Bring your friends and neighbors to this free event. Don’t forget your cowbells to cheer on the jumpers. Concessions will be available. Blackhawk has a long history of training kids to qualify for Junior Nationals,  Junior Wo...

New Nordic Ski Guide for Blackhawk Members
January 9, 2017  

To help people navigate the XC skiing opportunities for Blackhawk members we have a new map! Part of the map shows a shared use with alpine hills. Please be aware of downhill traffic and please use the west side of hill #2 and hill #1 to climb up to the West Chalet. Follow the counter clockwise direction when skiing the Siberian loop. When skiing the Erdman trail please be aware that this is pr...

Steak Fry is Friday Jan 13th at 6 PM !!!
January 3, 2017  

STEAK NIGHT IS FRIDAY, JANUARY 13 AT 6:00PM!!! Blackhawk Ski Club picks up the steak sandwiches and hot dogs. You bring the family and fun. Come join us at the West Chalet for a night of food, drink and skiing! It’s a great night for mixing with your fellow club members. Board members will be there to answer questions regarding the plans and progress for the new West Chalet. This event is for mem...

Alpine Skiing Open on both east and west sides
December 15, 2016  

Alpine skiing is open  on the westside hills #1&2. The 0,1,&2 tows are operational. Hill #5 is open and groomed. Hill #6 is snowed with lots of huge terrain! Enjoy the snow!

Holiday Schedule for Open Alpine Skiing
December 12, 2016  

The holiday schedule for open alpine sking starts on Tuesday December 20, 2016 and ends January 2, 2017.  Please click on the attachment below for the detailed schedule holiday-schedule-2016-17  

WEST CHALET CONSTRUCTION IS UNDERWAY!
November 29, 2016  

It might not look like it but winter is very near. We made snow last Friday and Saturday nights and we are now waiting for a good cold spell to get the hill open for skiing. It’s a very exciting time for Blackhawk as we just broke ground on our new West Chalet Construction Project. We have signed a contract with Craftsman Builders LLC to be the general contractor and the club will act as construct...

New Mtn Bike Trail Map September 2016
September 23, 2016  

Here is the updated Blackhawk Mtn Bike trail map. New changes will be added to the map as trail construction continues. blackhawk-bike-trails-9-16

Mtn Bike Trails Are Now Open For The Season
December 21, 2015  

Mtn bike trails are now open for the season! For current trail conditions go to http://www.madcitydirt.com/ This site should be used as a guide when using the trails. Regardless, please do not ride on the trails if they're wet. The best test is to see if your tire is leaving a tread mark--if it is, the trail is too wet and you should not be riding. If you're interested in staying connected about ...

Attention! West Chalet Brick Campaign Information
June 18, 2015  

BREAKING NEWS:  Blackhawk Ski Club announces the NEW West Chalet drawings and final Brick campaign! If you and your family are new to the club or you have been enjoying our “hidden gem” and the Blackhawk experience for many years then this is for you! The only way to PRESERVE the facilities, ENHANCE outreach and build TRADITIONS for the kids is by the generosity of volunteers, club members a...