Ski Brule PicThe Midwest Ski Areas Association, Inc. (MSAA)

is a non-profit trade association, which represents the interests of ski areas located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.  The mission of the Midwest Ski Areas Association, Inc. is to represent the interests of the membership by providing resources that enhance the quality of service and product provided to the public, and to foster, stimulate and promote safety, education and growth in the industry.  For general information on the MSAA, please visit


The MSAA Summer Meetings & Trade Show is the largest annual gathering of the MSAA membership.  Attendees participate in more than forty breakout sessions on a variety of relevant topics, meet with industry suppliers & consultants at the trade show, and mix with other industry people at several social events.  This event is a valuable opportunity for the ski areas to make vital connections with others across the Midwest Region.


Special Notice Regarding the 2020 Event

MSAA Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 MSAA Summer Meetings & Trade Show due to ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19.  MSAA plans to offer several virtual sessions August 17-19.  Information regarding topics, dates, times and registration will be posted shortly.