While the Chicago area is not known for its snowy peaks, there are lots of great places for families to ski near Chicago. Here are some family friendly ski destinations located relatively close to the Chicago area.

Note: Always call your destination ahead of time to confirm hours and information.

Chestnut Mountain Resort
8700 W. Chestnut Road, Galena
 (800) 397-1320
Devil's Head Resort
6330 Bluff Road, Merrimac
 (800) 472-6670
Four Lakes Ski Area
5750 Lakeside Dr, Lisle
 (630) 964-2550
Granite Peak
3605 N. Mountain Road, Wausau
 (715) 845-2846
The Mountain Top at Grand Geneva Resort
7036 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva
 (800) 558-3417
Villa Olivia Ski Area
1401 W. Lake Street, Bartlett
 (630) 289-1000
Wilmot Mountain
11931 Fox River Road, Wilmot
 (262) 862-2301