Mentone Skiing

Are you one of the many that believes there could not possibly be any place to snow ski and snowboard in a southern state such as Alabama? Believe it or not, there is a Ski Resort in Alabama, Cloudmont Ski Resort! A small resort, Cloudmont is located in Mentone Alabama. Mentone is a place in Dekalb County that is renowned for its popular private summer camps. Beautiful year round, Mentone is a remarkable four-season resort, offering horseback riding, golf and tons more in the warmer months and, snow skiing and snowboarding in the winters!

Cloudmont Ski Resort in Mentone Alabama opened in 1970 atop Lookout Mountain. Since then, the resort staff have worked hard to create a ski resort atmosphere, in an unlikely state and the results have paid off. Enjoy Mentone Alabama Skiing at an elevation of 1,800 feet.

There are two 1,000-foot, beginner to intermediate slopes for Mentone Skiing at Cloudmont and the resort is open for Mentone Skiing daily and on weekends and holidays! Two "pony" lifts transport skiers back to the top of the Mentone Ski slopes. Need rentals in order to participate in Mentone Snow Skiing? No worries, you can rent skis, boots and poles for Mentone Skiing at the resort.

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Mike Doble
Mike is the Editor and founder of, and Since September 1996 he has posted close to 14,000 posts, articles, photos and videos promoting all of the ski areas of North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland.Mike is the father of four daughters, is an avid skier and enjoys golf, tennis, kayaking and hiking in the mountains. Winter snowsports and Summer boating on Watauga Lake are among his favorite pastimes.