Chestnut Mountain Resort Coupons, Savings and Description for 2020
Chestnut Mountain is a ski resort nine miles south of Galena, Illinois, and 20 miles southeast of Dubuque, Iowa. It is visible from a 10 mile radius. The ski resort opened in 1959 and features two restaurants, a lodge with 119 rooms, an indoor pool and hot tub area, as well as several other accommodations. It is one of the largest ski resorts in the Midwest and the largest in Illinois, with an area of 220 acres and a 420 foot vertical drop. There are 19 named ski runs: 4 Beginner, 11 Intermediate, 3 Advanced, plus "The Far Side", a snowboarding terrain park.
Chestnut provides a Children's Center and there is an affiliated Chestnut Mountain Race Team.