Plan Your Stay

Reserve online or call 1-800-397-1320 to speak with us directly. Must be 21 to make reservation.

Wednesday 08/15

High 79°/Low 66°
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Skiing and Snowboarding Packages Near Chicago: TIcket & Rental Rates

Check out our ticket and rental rates for the best skiing & snowboarding packages near Chicago. As one of Galena’s proven and leading destinations, Chestnut Mountain’s 220 enthralling acres of solid terrain offer guests an exciting experience and a majestic view of the Mississippi River. Among the range of activities here at Chestnut Mountain, skiing and snowboarding alone will make you wish you had more time to stay.



Hours Of Operation

Closed For Season!
Late Season Ticket RatesAdultChild (under 12)Senior (over 55),**Military (Must show ID),
Saturday & Sunday$40$40$40$40
Monday - Friday$30$30$30$30

*Under 6 Free. *70 and Over Holidays & Weekends $20 / Per Day, 70 and Over Weekdays & Nights Free.

*Holiday Dates: Dec. 23rd thru Jan. 1st, Jan. 15 & Feb. 19th

**Must show military ID. One lift ticket per ID.

Equipment Rental RatesDayNight (4pm to Close)*Two Day
Skis, Boots, Poles$35$25$60
Snowboard, Boots$35$25$60

$5 fee for switching of equipment

Group Rates

Group rates are available for groups of 15 or more and prior reservations must be made to receive a group discount.

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Powder Pup Kids Lessons Times & Rates

Half-day lesson $65. Rates do not include rental.

March Lessons Times:


Closed March 12th – 16th

March 17th ~ 9am – 1pm & 1pm to 4pm

Closed March 18th

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Lesson Times & Rates

$20/hour for group, $50/hour for private. Private or semi-private lessons can be arranged. Expert instructors are available for snowboarding in the beginner’s area which is equipped with its own chairlift. Please send inquiries to Lesson times may vary during the month of March.

March Group Lesson Times:

March 12th – 16th:  10am, 11am, 12:30pm, 2pm & 4:30pm

March 17th: 9:30am, 11am, 12:30pm, 2pm

March 18th:  9:30am & 11am

Weekly March Specials

*All Specials are not valid with any other special or deal. 

Super Sunday Special
$35 for lift only and $55 for lift & ski/board rental.


Keeping It Simple, First Chair To Last Chair
Monday thru Friday anytime of day or night all lift tickets are just $30 and lift & ski/board rental $55.