Skiing times at Chester Bowl

Chester Bowl ski hill has announced its winter break and winter carnival schedule for the week. The hill’s lift will be open from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. In addition:

  • A partner ski race starts at 2 p.m. today.
  • The obstacle course opens at 2 p.m. Thursday. There will be no evening ski lessons.
  • A freestyle ski and snowboard jumping contest begins at 2 p.m. Friday. There will be no evening freestyle.
  • The hill hosts its winter carnival from 1-4 p.m. Saturday and will release a detailed schedule of events later this week. Volunteers are needed. If you can help, please e-mail In addition, early registration for Sunday’s race will be held from 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Race registration will be open from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday; the race starts at 1:15 p.m. with all participants receiving trophies.
Chester Bowl is at 1800 E. Skyline Parkway. Daily lift tickets for all ages are $5.25. Go to for more information.