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Mont-Sainte-Anne

Mont-Sainte-Anne

Overall
Overall PAF Score

Overall
Rank

161

Rank in
Region

7

Rank in
State

6

This resort is often compared with:

Stowe Mountain Resort
Mont Tremblant
Le Massif
Best time for snow at
Mont-Sainte-Anne
Snow quality compared w/
rest of North American resorts
Last 10 Days of Snowfall at Mont-Sainte-Anne

Powder
Forecast

Powder Forecast
Saturday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Sunday
Day
0"
Night
0-1"
Monday
Day
2-4"
Night
1-3"
Tuesday
Day
2-4"
Night
0-1"
Wednesday
Day
0"
Night
0"
True Snow: 184" per year
Snow Quality Rank

166

Accounts for resorts' snow quantity, moisture content, latitude, elevation, and slope aspects.

Dump Potential Rank

131

Mont-Sainte-Anne is ranked No. 131 in North America for its total snowfall during an average season.

Historical Powder Odds
Daily Lottery

% of days with more than 6" of snow

7.0%

Extended Stay

% of months with more than 90" of snow

1.0%

Drought Threat

% of months with less than 30" of snow

55.0%

*Special thanks to Tony Crocker and Bestsnow.net.

Dump Potential Rank

131

Mont-Sainte-Anne is ranked No. 131 in North America for its total snowfall during an average season.

Snow
Quality
Rank

166

Accounts for resorts' snow quantity, moisture content, latitude, elevation, and slope aspects.

Total Snow Score

This score accounts for total snow quantity, its moisture content, the resort's latitude, elevation, and its slope aspects, which affect total snow preservation.

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Core Strengths of Mont-Sainte-Anne

Core Strengths
Snow Volume
rank
131
score
43.6
Expert
rank
150
score
29.7
Overall
rank
161
score
46.2

Trail Breakdown

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Vertical Drop

2050 ft

2625 ft
Base Elevation: 575 ft

Slope Aspects

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A Few Words On The Snow

If you're waiting for a powder day at Mont-Sainte-Anne, then you might have a long wait. Only 7.0% of winter days see more than 6 inches of snowfall, which means, on average, you'll have to spend 10 days or more mining the slopes at Mont-Sainte-Anne to score that one great day. It could be worse, however. You could be muskie fishing.

Skiing at Mont-Sainte-Anne is about getting outside, ripping up the slope, eating chili dogs and getting in as much vertical as you can. It's not about big dumps. And that's okay. This place is about honing your skills for that trip to Snowbird or Alaska. With only 1.0% of months at Mont-Sainte-Anne getting more than 90 inches of snow, this isn't the place to set up your powderhound shack.

Drought Potential

If you're banking on snow and you're boarding a plane for a week at Mont-Sainte-Anne, you should temper your expectations. This is a place where winter drought can grab hold of the weather pattern for long periods, as 55.0% of the winter months here see less than 30 inches of snow.

Getting to Mont-Sainte-Anne, if you're flying in

From the airport in 0 to the mountain, skiers face a trek that's less than an hour and easy. Just 0 minutes and you're cranking into your boots.