high in the Little Belt Mountains of the Northern Rockies is Showdown Ski Area.
The ideal combination of weather and location provides Showdown with dry, light powder on its challenging slopes and premier intermediate runs, as well as scenic beginner runs.
Carve your way down Silverhorn,Glory Hole, Golden Goose, And test your skills in the new Terrain Park and half-pipe. Snowboarders, and skiers of all ages will enjoy the variety of terrain offered here.
Children 6 and under can participate in Showdown's SKIwee and SKIwee Hot Shots programs. There is also a Kids Stuff Day Care Center.
The Base Lodge features Johnny K's Cookshack, The Hole-in-the-Wall Saloon, Skiers Edge Pro Shop and Showdown Rental Shop. The summit building provides fantastic views and serves sandwiches, salads and hot or cold drinks. Showdown Ski Area is located just 65 miles southeast of Great Falls on U.S. 89, or fly via Delta, Northwest or Horizon into the Great Falls International Airport.

By Albert