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LOST AREAS

Clear Creek Ranch

  • Lansing, IA (highway 9)
  • Ski Iowa - Tourism and Travel Division, Iowa Developement Commission, 1972 (.pdf)

Dexfield Sports Area

Duck Creek

  • Davenport, IA - east central Iowa
  • Duck Creek Park
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Fun Valley

Hickory Hills Ski Slope

  • Waterloo, IA - S. on County Rd. X
  • v: 190 ft.
  • Ski Iowa - Tourism and Travel Division, Iowa Developement Commission, 1972 (.pdf)

Holiday Mountain Inc. (later called Riverside Hills)

Horseshoe Bend

Humbolt Winter Playground

  • Humbolt, IA - north central Iowa
  • v: 180 ft.
  • In 1978: 3 rope tows
  • Ski Iowa - Tourism and Travel Division, Iowa Developement Commission, 1972 (.pdf)

Mount Duck

  • Davenport, IA - east central Iowa
  • In 1978: 1 rope tow

Nor-Ski Runs Ski Area

Oak Highlands

Pilot Knob State Park

  • Forest City, IA
  • Ski Iowa - Tourism and Travel Division, Iowa Developement Commission, 1972 (.pdf)

Raccoon River

Riverside Hills - see Holiday Mountain

Scott County Park Rope Tow

Silver Creek

Ski Valley

  • Boone, IA - central Iowa
  • v: 180 ft.
  • In 1978: 3 rope tows

Ski Villa

  • Waverly, IA - northeastern Iowa
  • In 1978: 6 rope tows
  • Ski Iowa - Tourism and Travel Division, Iowa Developement Commission, 1972 (.pdf)

Squaw Creek Park Rope Tow

Sunset

Ted's Ski Hill Area

  • Grimes, IA - central Iowa (one mile S. of Grimes intersection 141)
  • Ski Iowa - Tourism and Travel Division, Iowa Developement Commission, 1972 (.pdf)

Veteran's Memorial Ski Hill

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STILL OPEN

Mt. Crescent Ski Area (Crescent Hills)

Seven Oaks Recreation Area

Sleepy Hollow Sports Park

Sundown Mountain Resort

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http://publications.iowa.gov/25143/1/ski%20iowa.pdf

 Map of Present and Lost Iowa Ski Areas created by Lucas Schryver