SKI THE TRAILS OF SUNBURST
Milwaukee’s best local option to ski and board on 11 runs — including 2 terrain parks.
Home of the largest tubing facility in the entire world! With 45+ chutes, experience a 90 foot drop in elevation, reaching speeds that can exceed 30mph!
The southern most run at Sunburst is our instruction area. While this easier run used to be named White Carpet it was changed in homage to the ski areas original name.
This easier run is just north of Wunderberg and has terrain that lends itself to the next step in a skiers skill progression. It can be accessed via a rope tow or from Chair #1.
Sunbursts only south facing run. Beginning at the top of the hill this and turns into Zig Zag midway down.
Sunburst’s narrowest run cuts along Chair #1 and provides for an almost chute like experience. Renamed from 440 which represents the power line that goes up the run, it is now the initial’s of the general manager’s three daughters.
The main run at Sunburst affords both skiers and boarders fantastic terrain. It used to be known as Exhibition, however was changed to represent the european ski herritage that has been in the area for decades.
Sunburst’s primary race run offers two headwalls and a fallaway that has claimed hundreds of participants over the years. This run was renamed in honor of the general managers father an avid racer that skied on the german national team in the 50’s.
THE OTHER WAY
This is the steepest and most dificult run at Sunburst. Growing up with a father from Germany things were done either his way or the other way hence the name. He introduced many to skiing over his lifetime.
This is a wonderful flowing easy run that can be taken from the top of the mountain. It reminds us of the times skiing with our mother enjoying the fun terrain and to the person that picked us up when we fell and warmed us up after a long day on the slopes.
The entry run into the top of Sunburst terrain parks. This run often has fun features that can be ridden by both boarders and skiers alike.
The primary terrain park at Sunburst is serviced with a high speed rope. Many features and jumps can be experienced here for both the advanced/intermediate and beginner rider.
This park offers features and jumps that are less demanding than what is found in South Park.
THE LARGEST TUBING FACILITY ON THE PLANET! Over 45 chutes available when fully open, offering a 90 foot drop that covers 1200 feet in length and under the right conditions reaching speeds of greater than 35 mph.