Sundown Mountain Ski Resort, Dubuque, Iowa
Sundown is a beautiful BIG Mountain in a natural setting that resembles Colorado where friends and family can get together to renew and recharge their lives. It is just a few miles west of Dubuque. Skiing the mountain is a world of tremendous beauty, challenge, and exhilaration and almost anyone can enjoy it.
The site has a vertical higher than all but two of 78 ski areas in all of Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Minnesota, from Duluth to St. Louis. 21 beautiful trails were than carefully carved into the forest.
Directions: FROM THE NORTH:
Highway 52 south to Highway 136 south to Dyersville, IA. Follow Hwy. 136 through Dyersville to Highway 20 east. Travel approximately 15 miles on Hwy. 20 east to Peosta exit 308. Exit left onto Dubuque County Road Y21. Follow Y21 for approximately 6 miles to Asbury Road. Turn right onto Asbury Rd. Sundown will be ¼ mile on your left.
FROM THE SOUTH:
Highway 61 North 4-lane to U.S. Highway 20 west. Turn left onto Hwy. 20 west. Travel approximately 5 miles, through Dubuque, to Highway 32 (Northwest Arterial). Turn right onto Hwy. 32 (Northwest Arterial). At the 3rd stoplight turn left onto Asbury Road. Travel west on Asbury Road for approximately 5 miles. Sundown will be on your right.
FROM THE EAST:
Highway 20 West 4-lane (Dodge Street) through Dubuque to Highway 32 (Northwest Arterial) approximately 4 miles. Turn right onto Hwy. 32 (Northwest Arterial). At the 3rd stoplight turn left onto Asbury Road. Travel west on Asbury Road for approximately 4 – 5 miles. Sundown will be on your right.
FROM THE WEST:
Highway 20 East on 4 lanes to Peosta exit 308. Exit left onto Dubuque County Road Y21. Travel north on Y21, just after mile marker 83, for approximately 6 miles to Asbury Road. Turn right onto Asbury Road. Sundown will be approximately ¼ mile on your left.
Iowa City: Highway 1 north to Highway 151 north…..
Cedar Rapids: Highway 151 north to …….
…..Follow Hwy. 151 north to just east of Cascade, Iowa. Watch for signs indicating county road Y21 (Sundown Road). Turn left onto Y21 (Sundown Road). Sacred Heart Church is on the corner. Proceed north for approximately 13 miles along Y21 (Sundown Road) to Asbury Road. Turn right onto Asbury Road. Sundown will be approximately ¼ miles on your left.
Check rentals available at the site.
Hours: HOURS OF OPERATION
Fabulous Friday’s (Jan 6 – Feb 28) 9 am – Midnight
Monday – Friday (through Dec. 16) 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday (through Dec.16) 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday-Thursday (after Dec. 16) 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday (after Dec. 16) 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Christmas Eve (Dec. 24) 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day CLOSED
Holidays: Dec 26 through Jan 1
Ticket Window hours start when the lifts open and close one hour
before the lifts close.
REGULAR LIFT TICKET PRICES (valid from Dec. 17 to close):
Taxable items subject to sales tax
Weekend & Holidays* Weekdays After 4 p.m.
Adult $34 $30 $25
Youth (6-11) $27 $15 $15
Beginner Area only
Beginner Special – Ski
Beginner Special – Snowboard
Child 5 and under (w/parent) FREE LIFT TICKET
70 & older (w/ ID) $10 $10 $10
Location: 16991 Asbury Rd, Dubuque, IA 52002