Val Bialas Ski Center


1312 Genesee St., Utica, NY 13502

Val Bialas Recreation Center, located on the Memorial Parkway in Utica, is one of only 2 municipally owned ski centers inside city limits in the lower 48 states. Named after local 3 time Olympian ice skater Valentine Bialas this hill is a true asset to the Utica community. The ski center is located in Roscoe Conkling Park on Memorial Parkway. We offer a chairlift, tow rope, night skiing, new ski chalet complete with snack bar and double sided fireplace. We have 5 trails at different degrees of difficulty and separate sledding hill. In addition to downhill skiing, the winter sports complex offers over 7 miles of groomed cross country trails. There are varying degrees of difficulty to accommodate all levels of skiing ability.

Current Conditions

  • Snowmaking Last 24 Hours: No
  • New Snow Last 24 Hours: -"
  • New Snow Last Five Days: -"
  • Surface Condition: -/-
  • Hours: - - -

Other Conditions

  • Base Depth: -–-"
  • Lifts Open: -
  • Trails Open: -
  • Tubing: Closed

Total Trails: 8

Easy Trails: 3
Intermediate Trails: 4
Advanced/Expert Trails: 1

Total Lifts: 3

Chairs: 1
High Speed: -
Conveyors: -
Tows: 2
Gondola: -

On Mountain

Longest Run: 2,006'
Vertical Drop: 400'
Snowmaking: Yes
Average Annual Snowfall: -"
Terrain Park: Yes
Night Skiing: Yes
Tubing: Yes
Cross Country: No

Off Mountain

Rental Shop: Yes
Ski Retail Shop: No
Childcare: No
Food: No
Lounge/Bar: No
Lodging: No
Ski In/Out: No

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