Tyrol Basin

3487 Bohn Road, Mt. Horeb , WI (Driving Directions to Tyrol Basin)
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Last Updated: 5/23/2015 11:11 PM

Tyrol Basin Lift Ticket and Ski Pass Deals

Tyrol Basin Ski Report, Mountain Conditions and Resort Statistics

  • 5 Beginner
  • 5 Intermediate
  • 5 Advanced
  • 1 Expert
Tyrol Basin is a ski resort located near Madison, southern Wisconsin with 6 lifts servicing 16 trails on 30 acres of land. A wide range of skiing options are available on the mountain, especially catering to beginners and experts, with a combined 72% (32% beginner, 40% expert). Almost half the mountain has free-style elements, with a halfpipe and 2 terrain ... parks. Tyrol Basin offers night skiing, grooming, snowmaking, on mountain dining, lodging, ski and snowboard lessons, and equipment rental. Read more

Tyrol Basin Amenities

  • Night Skiing Night Skiing
    Night skiing available; an extra charge may apply.
  • Terrain Park Terrain Park
    Ski area offers at least one terrain park.
  • Half Pipe Half Pipe
    Ski area offers a half pipe.
  • Cat Skiing Cat Skiing
    Cat skiing is available at this resort; may entail an add'l cost
  • Snow Making Snow Making
    Ski area offers snow making for additional coverage.
  • Daycare Available Daycare Available
    Guests have access to daycare services; an additional charge may apply.
  • Slopeside Dining Slopeside Dining
    Resort offers at least one restaurant on the slopes; hours may vary.
  • Slopeside Lodging Slopeside Lodging
    This resort has slopeside lodging available; it may or may not be ski in/ski out.
  • Tubing Tubing
    This resort offers tubing activities; additional charges may apply
  • Wi-Fi Access Wi-Fi Access
    This resort is equipped with internet access; additional charges may apply
  • Skiers Only Skiers Only
    This resort does not allow snowboarding.
  • Ropes Course/Aerial Park Ropes Course/Aerial Park
    Resort offers ropes course/aerial park. Additional charges may apply, may only be available in summer.
  • Alpine Slide / Coaster Alpine Slide / Coaster
    Resort has Alpine Slide, Alpine Coast or both. Additional charges may apply, may only be open in summer.
  • Concerts / Festivals Concerts / Festivals
    Frequent host of concerts or festivals.
  • Event Space/Conference Center Event Space/Conference Center
    Resort has event space & conference center available.
  • Former Olympic Site Former Olympic Site
    Resort is a former Olympic site.
  • Gambling Gambling
    Resort has legal gambling services.
  • Golf Course Golf Course
    Resort has a golf course. Additional charges may apply, may only be open in summer.
  • Gondola Rides Gondola Rides
    Resort offers gondola rides.
  • Hiking Hiking
    Resort offers hiking trails and services. Additional charges may apply, may only be available in summer.
  • Ice Skating Ice Skating
    Resort offers ice skating activities.
  • Indoor Waterpark Indoor Waterpark
    Resort offers indoor waterpark.
  • Mountain Biking Mountain Biking
    Resort offers mountain biking. Additional charges may apply, may only be available in summer.
  • Outdoor Waterpark Outdoor Waterpark
    Resort offers outdoor water park. Additional charges may apply, may only be available in summer.
  • Segway Tours Segway Tours
    Resort offers segway tours. Additional charges may apply, may only be available in summer.
  • Snowmobiling Snowmobiling
    Resort offers snowmobiling. Additional charges may apply.
  • Spa Spa
    Resort offers spa services. Additional charges may apply.
  • Zipline Zipline
    Resort offers zipline activities. Additional charges may apply, may only be available in summer.

Tyrol Basin Operations

Status

Open for Events/Activities

Lifts Open/Total

0 of 6

Weekday Hours

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Trails Open/Total

0 of 17

Weekend Hours

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Tyrol Basin Snow Report & Ski Conditions

Base Elevation

920 ft

24-hr Snowfall

0"

Vertical Drop

300 ft

Avg Base Depth

0"

Peak Elevation

1,180 ft

Tyrol Basin Ski Pictures and Photos

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Tyrol Basin Trail Map
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Tyrol Basin Reviews & Tips (7)

Amazing value for a $14 lift ticket. The jump line was fun and they had alot of rail features to ride. Once it warmed up the pipe was ok, well at least one side of it was ride able. I think they could really benefit from a small park crew, the transitions of the jumps/pipe walls could use some TLC.
Tyrol Basin review written Mar 31 2015 - 09:47 AM
 
Patrick Advanced Snowboarder
Since you can get am 8-hour lift ticket for as little as $15 on liftopia, Tyrol can be a very good bargain depending on what you're looking for. I have no interest in the terrain park, so there isn't a whole lot here to keep me entertained. A couple of the black diamonds (Twister, Yodeler) can be fun if there's no lift line and you can run laps. I come to Tyrol when I'm skiing with my 4-year-old son because it's a bargain. Ski lessons are pretty inexpensive here compared to other nearby resorts, as is equipment rental for kids. Tyrol only puts 2 kids per instructor if they're 5 or younger. Since my son is 4, he typically ends up getting a private lesson. Yesterday we went and including my $26 liftopia ticket, his $30 lesson, and $10 rental (to keep the skis after his lesson), we spent $66. This is as much as a 1-hour private lesson by itself costs at other nearby resorts. The beginner terrain could be better, though. The rope tow only serves a tiny bunny hill, which my son was bored with quickly. But, the runs accessible from the chair lifts were a little too much for him at first. The hill served by the cable tow is great for learning, but the cable tow itself is terrifying to my son. When I want to ski on my own or with other adults, I'll go elsewhere. But for skiing with my kid on the cheap, Tyrol is very hard to beat.
Tyrol Basin review written Mar 04 2015 - 12:40 PM
 
Adam Intermediate Skier
Call the office to see if they have any events planned - the website won't tell you everything. We went out on a Friday (no school) and had a great day, but as the evening approched, they closed a few runs due to a race we didn't know about. There aren't a ton of runs there, so when they close two of them, it impacts what you're doing as a recreational skier. It wasn't THAT big of a deal, as we were near the end of our day anyway, but if I was staying longer, it would have bothered me more. BUT, it was a great hill to "scratch the itch" - close to Cross Plains, and nice runs with lots of character. I'll return.
Tyrol Basin review written Feb 16 2015 - 08:27 AM
 
Tom T. Intermediate Skier
Great snow coverage, interesting terrain, friendly ski bar with great food and beverage....a very pleasant surprise found in the heart of dairyland! Will definitely go again.. Check out events calendar for craft brew tastings.
Tyrol Basin review written Jan 31 2015 - 06:46 AM
 
Robert trauscht Advanced Skier
Great place to start skiing. we bought the beginners package for the whole family which included rental, lesson and unlimited lifts on beginners slopes- and believe me- you will not need more if you just a beginner. we arrived there on the very warm day (46 F) and i was skeptical about the quality of the runs but i was wrong- snow was great. Had lots of fun, loved it and will definitely be back! Staff is extremely friendly and customer service oriented!
Tyrol Basin review written Dec 17 2014 - 06:02 AM
 
mike_m Beginner Skier
Just skied Tyrol Basin for the first time on Thursday. What a beautiful little resort! We were blessed to get some fresh snow fast giving us powder and reduced visibility for a while, perfect conditions. Lots of fun freestyle to enjoy, but my skis stay on the snow. The runs are marked fairly true to their level of difficulty. All are very good and fun, even the easy ones. The chair lifts were a little slow here too, and the Twister chair left could have used some more snow on the landing at the top to help people get off safer. After a great half day of skiing, the chalet was a warm inviting place to relax before the long drive home. I'll be back some day, this place is fun!
Tyrol Basin review written Jan 31 2014 - 10:07 PM
 
Shannon N. Advanced Skier
try the 12 dollar Tuesday and then try a Bloody Mary in the bar. it's got a very welcoming homey feel and the terrain can keep up with me. lots of runs of all kinds of runs and a unreal park with an air bag jump. I will go again.
Tyrol Basin review written Dec 30 2013 - 03:51 PM
 
Ski doctor Van Advanced Skier

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