Hours of Operation


Lift Schedule & Ski Operations


Week Days 9AM-4PM*
Weekends & Holidays 8AM-4PM*
Twilight Skiing

3PM - 6:30PM                  3PM - 8PM on New Year's Eve only

December 16, 26 - 31, 2023;  Fridays & Saturdays January 5 - February 17, 2024;

February 18 - Saturday, February 24, 2024; Fridays & Saturdays March 1 - 23, 2024

Holiday Dates November 23-24, 2023; December 25, 2023 - January 1, 2024; January 13-15, 2024; February 17-24, 2024
Early Season (October to January)* Once we open in late October to mid-January, lifts will close earlier than 4PM due to the time of sunset. To safely allow us to clear the trails, we will close between 3:15PM and 3:45PM. 
Late Season (April) See the Spring Schedule (available in March and April only) for information on hours and availability. 

For all other shopping, dining, and activity hours, visit the River Guide.

Scenic Lift Rides, Sunday River Outfitters, & Golf


  Scenic Lift Rides  Golf (with tee time) Sunday River Outfitters
Week Days Thursday-Friday, 10AM-4PM, June 30 through Labor Day.  7AM-6PM May through mid-October. Monday-Thursday Afternoons, May 29 through August 24
Weekends  10AM-4PM, July 2 through Columbus Day. 7AM-6PM May through mid-October. Not available at this time


Ski Season
November to April
Every winter we open as early as possible, typically in late October or early November, and close in late April. The first few and last few weeks of the season are weekend-only lift operations.
Summer Season
May to Labor Day Weekend
The Sunday River Golf Club opens for daily play on May 23. Scenic Lift Rides at South Ridge opens July 3 Thursday-Sunday.
Fall Season
Labor Day Weekend through Columbus Day Weekend
The Sunday River Golf Club is open for daily play based on conditions. Scenic Lift Rides are open Saturday and Sunday.
Year-Round Lodging, weddings, and conferences are available to book in any season.