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Kentucky Ski Area Guide -- Very Complete

  • Ski Butler, Carrollton 25 skiable acres on 600' vertical
    Specs: Summit elevation: 900'; Base elevation: 300'. 4 Lifts: 1 triple, 2 doubles, 1 surface. Uphill Capacity: 4200/hr. Snowmaking: 100%.
    The SKInny: SKI AREA APPEARS TO BE CLOSED.


  • Frankfort Ski Club, Frankfort
    Active social group organizes ski trips locally, as well as the Rockies and Europe. Summer activities as well.


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Lifts We don't consider a ski area's tubing-only lifts as part of the total. Signature Trail Is mostly subjective. Whether it's history, reputation, the view, or degree of difficulty...it's the run you have to do, even if it isn't necessarily the best the resort has to offer.

Finally, a note about ski area statistics: Although it's hard to believe, some ski areas are (gasp!) less than truthful with their numbers. Like the guy who lies about his, uh, shoe size, some ski areas believe that inflated numbers make their resort sound more appealling. When these numbers are obviously questionable, we put a note: (?!) and will attempt to verify the legitimacy of the claim.

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