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Dummy Downhill Jump

Wednesday March 05, 2014

What: Downhill Dummy Races

  • Build your own or come cheer on others as we launch homemade dummies down the slope.
  • Everyone is welcome and strongly encouraged to enter the FUN event.
  • More Dummies means more fun.
  • Open to Guests & Employees – Individuals or Teams!
Dummy Downhill

Check out Maintenance’s – T40 Snow Machine


Where: Turkey Ridge

When: Sunday, March 23rd @ 1:00pm (weather permitting)


  • Sign up by March 15th in Group Office
  • Entry fee: $10 (returned to the prize pool)

Event Details:

  • Check-in from 9am – 11am on Sunday, March 23rd
  • Competition: Fun begins at 1:00pm
  • Dummies will be displayed in the front of Mountain Top the morning of the race for audience voting


  • Most Intact
  • Best Crash
  • Most Creative (Peoples Choice)
  • Ugly Duckling


  • All dummies must be built on skis or a snowboard
  • All dummies must be at least 3ft tall
  • All dummies must weigh under 100lbs
  • All dummies must be non-living and non-breathing (no pets, children or adults etc.)
  • All dummies must be gravity propelled only
  • No motorization or explosive will be allowed
  • Construction must be stable/projectile proof
  • All dummies must have an 8-10ft foot stop rope
  • All dummies must be family friendly!

Slush Cup / Pond Skim

Monday March 10, 2014

Slush Cup / Pond Skim

Back by popular demand! Sunday the 23rd is loaded with fun events for you and your friends and family! Stop out and hit the coooooOooolddd pond! Entry is FREE, waivers and valid lift tickets are required to participate. Winner gets $100 Sundown Gift Card, good anywhere at Sundown!

Here’s a video from 2010: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1T3-m6no6_c

* Rental skis/boots are not allowed
* Age restrictions may apply – must be at least 48″ to participate.
* Slush Cup Release of Liability

Totally Righteous 80′s Day Celebration

Tuesday March 11, 2014

80's Day

Did you live in the 80′s? Were you born in the 80′s? Have you ever listened to music from the 80′s?

Well then get to that old school closet and grab your 80′s gear for an 80′s day celebration at Sundown Mountain! Along with the Slush Cup and Downhill Dummy Jump, we will be having some fun in 80′s gear on the last day of the season. If you look legit’ you might even win like-some wicked Sundown prizes!

80′s Slang to learn:
* “Like Totally Dude”
* “Righteous”
* “Gnarly”
* “Take a chill pill”
* “PSYCH!”
* “That outfit is Bombdigity, man!”

Live Music

Thursday December 26, 2013

Join us Every Saturday for Live Music in the North Lodge from 2-6pm!

Live Music

Thursday December 26, 2013

Join us Every Saturday for Live Music in the North Lodge from 2-6pm!

Music by Broken Strings Band

Thursday December 26, 2013

Come watch this fabulous duo serenade the slopes from 2-6p.m. in North Lodge. Warm up with a nice cold beverage by the fireplace! You don’t want to miss out!

Sasquatch Series – Rail Jam

Wednesday January 08, 2014

Have you heard?  There has been a Sasquatch Sighting!

Sasquatch Series

Join us for the Sasquatch Signature Series! This is the first time Sundown has held an event series! What does that mean for you? A chance to win BIGGER & BETTER prizes than ever before! Each of the 5 events will have their own set-up and prizes awarded at each event. This is where things get interesting… Points will be awarded to each event participant and will accumulate throughout the 5 events – At the end of the series the winner(s) will be awarded with some major swag!

Sponsors Include Reality Check, Free Flight, Monster Energy, MC Sports, Dragon, Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism, Catfish Charlies, Texas Roadhouse РDubuque, IA, Bollé, One Ball Jay, Grenade AND MANY MORE!

Thousands of dollars worth of prizes will be given away… You don’t want to miss out! Event fees are $10 for each event. There will be a main sponsor for each event so even if you don’t win the comp – you’ll get something!

Sasquatch Series Waiver 2013-2014

Event Dates:
Friday Jan. 3rd – Rail Jam – 7pm – Turkey Ridge
Sunday Jan. 12th – Slope Style- 2pm – South Park (REALITY CHECK)
Friday Jan. 31 – Rail Jam – 7pm – Turkey Ridge (MONSTER)
Sunday Feb. 9th – Slope Style – 2pm – South Park (FREE FLIGHT)
Friday Feb. 28th – Rail Jam – 7pm – Turkey Ridge

* Cost of each event: $10
* Release of liability will need to be signed once for all 5 events
* There will be a rider meeting immediately after registration is completed for each event. Parents are welcome to attend.
* Women’s Groupings subject to change per event but the point system will remain the same.

Live Music

Wednesday February 26, 2014

Live music 6-10pm North Lodge with Luke & Sam.

Trails-to-Ales – Specialty Brew Night!

Thursday December 26, 2013

Seven G Distributing and Sundown Mountain are excited to introduce: Trails-to-Ales. Each Tuesday a new Craft Brew will be introduced on tap allowing customers to try local brews!

Even better… Each week when you try the selected craft brew, you will be entered into a drawing to win a trip to Corallville, IA to Backpocket Brewing Company for you and 7 of your friends on the Bud Bus! Have recommendations for what you’d like to see on tap? Let us know!


Live Music

Thursday December 26, 2013

Join us Every Saturday for Live Music in the North Lodge from 2-6pm!


Sundown Mountain
16991 Asbury Rd.
Dubuque, IA 52002