We are sorry to announce that the ARISE Board has made the difficult decision to not open Big Tupper this season.  While the weather has worked against our efforts this year, let’s keep our eye to a brighter future.  Please know that this decision did not come easily and that your efforts are greatly appreciated. […]


2015 Snowball Gala!

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  Save the Date! December 12th is the the event we have been waiting for … the Snow Ball Gala! You an purchase tickets online or at a number of locations including: CBNA Insurance LaValley Real Estate P2’s Irish Pub Tupper Lake Chamber of Commerce Tupper Lake Free Press Tupper Lake Supply Well Dressed Food […]

Thank you for a Great Ski Season

Big Tupper’s last operating day of the season is Sunday, March 15, 2015.  We thank you and all the volunteers for your support! We hope to see you next year! Stay in touch with us on skibigtupper.org and Facebook and we’ll keep you posted on various activities and updates on Big Tupper!

Big Tupper Wants Your Soup!

On Friday, February 13th, ARISE will offer a free ski day to any person 18 years or younger, who brings a canned good to mountain. ARISE will be collecting the canned goods to bring to the food pantry.

Big Tupper to open on Saturday, January 31!

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The snow has finally arrived in Tupper Lake and the management of Big Tupper Ski Area is anticipating their Grand Opening for 2015 this weekend!

The Annual Big Tupper “Snowball” – Saturday, December 13th


ARISE of Northern New York will host the Annual Snowball Gala on Saturday, December 13th from 8pm-12am at the Big Tupper Ski Lodge.

Big Tupper 2014-2015 Anticipated Operating Schedule

Big Tupper anticipated 2014 – 2015 operating schedule. Days of operation and lifts in service are dependent upon conditions and availability of our volunteer staff.

Come and Ski Chair 3!


  Big Tupper will be open this weekend (March 8/9) from 9am-4pm.  The great news is that Chair 3 will be open for the first time this season!  Lift tickets are only $25 and rentals and great food will be available in the lodge.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Big Tupper to Auction 2014 ISKINY Gold Pass


ARISE and Ski Big Tupper are excited to announce that we have partnered ISKINY to auction a 2014 ISKINY Gold Pass.   The Gold Pass offers one lift ticket per day at ski areas around New York (retail value $1,250): Adirondacks Region Big Tupper Ski Area Gore Mountain Maple Ski Ridge McCauley Mountain Mt. Van Hoevenberg […]