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A terrible fire at Buck Hill 1899Dakota County Tribune May 5, 1899 reports a destructive fire swept Buck Hill last Friday night and Crystal Lake was so near dry it was feared that it might burn also. M. J Martin hitched up one of his standard bred trotters and drove to Rosemount after the fire company. The second assistant chief of the fire department informed him that the company never attended a fire without receiving at least one week's notice. Fortunately, the rain of a few days previous made the lake so damp that it did not burn. Buck Hill looks black and sullen as it towers towards the sky, but it will soon be clad in a robe of green and be ready to welcome the Rosemount boys and girls to its sun kissed slopes again.
WK-6-403Buck Hill Orchard Gardens area south
A good season at Gokey Buck Hill 1939March 10, 1939 column in the Dakota County Tribune includes: The Gokey (Buck) Hill Ski slide has had very large crowds this winter. It seem to be quite an attraction for people of this neighborhood.

Also in the column - Erickson's chicken coop was destroyed by fire, They lost their chickens and car.
A sleigh ride party given by Helleyers last Thursday night was greatly enjoyed by nearby people.

Our community is sorry to hear of the death of Mr. Lenth. Our sympathy is extended to his wife and relatives.
Edward Myrman, who has been visiting the Fredrickson home for the last few weeks, left last Saturday for Roseau.

The Luther League met at the home of Fred Gessner. That same afternoon Mrs. Bohn and Holmes served the Luthern Women's Club. The club
planned to have a kitchen shower for the new church March 24 at 2 p.m. in the Argonne building.
Buck Hill ad.Ad for Buck Hill during the 1950s.
Buck Hill 1954A 1954 ad for Buck Hill.
Entry to Buck Hill 1965Buck Hill, 1965.
Buck Hill 2017Buck Hill begins advertising its 2017 - 2018 winter season.
Buck HIllBuck Hill outdoor eating 2019. Photo compliments of Experience Burnsville.
Buck Hill 1989Highways 35 E and W viewed from Buck Hill 1989.
Housing around Buck HillWhat surrounds Buck Hill in 2019?
Buck Hill 1970sA Burnsville Current photo showing the Buck Hill ski lift.
Buck HillAn updated New Years Eve celebration at Buck Hill. - Photo compliments of Buck Hill.
Chimney on Buck Hill.Chimney on top of Buck Hill with Glen and Richard Findlay.
Buck Hill 1978It's not winter yet at Buck Hill in this September 1978 Burnsville Current photo.
Buck Hill 1978November, 1978 winter activity at Buck Hill.
Buck HillNew Chalet being built at Buck Hill. Circa 1978 Burnsville Current.
Buck Hill 1978Waiting for ski season at Buck Hill 1978. Burnsville Current photo.
Buck Hill 1978Outdoor clock at the entry to Buck Hill.
Eric and Ursula Sailer Eric coach of the Buck Hill Racing Team and Ursula Director of the Buck Hill Ski school. February 8, 1978 Burnsville Currentt
Buck HillKristi Gartner and Sarah Doyle train at Buck Hill to be in Junior Olympics. March 15, 1978 Burnsville Current photo.
Buck HIll non winterNon winter activities at Buck Hill.
Buck HIll non winterYear round activities at Buck HIll.
Buck Hill will be alive with music again 2018December 15, 2018 Minneapolis Star Tribune reports: Off-seaon concerts at Burnsville's Buck Hill slopes can now be held ten times a year and extend later into the evening despite some neighbors complaints that the music rattles pictures on their walls and turns living rooms into pub rooms...
Artificial ski slope to open this fall 2016The Star Tribune July 30, 2016 reports that winter sports will soon be a year-round pastime at Buck Hill. Construction on a synthetic ski slope began this month at the Burnsville ski area, and a 10 week season is expected to start in early September...Buck Hill which opened in 1954, now has 16 runs and 10 lifts and attracts about 170,000 visitors each winter...
Buck Hill from Crystal LakeA view of Buck Hill, June 2019 from Crystal Lake.
Buck HillThe Banquet space available year round at Buck Hill. Photo compliments of Buck Hill.
Clothing modeled at Buck HillNovember 8, 1965 Minneapolis Star Tribune: Ski fashions are modeled at Buck Hill, address list ed as Savage MInnesota - Burnsville does not have a post office yet.
Mountain bike racing at Buck Hill 2019Biking at Buck Hill, not just for winter fun. Photo from Experience Burnsville.

Dust, sweat, and zero fear seemed to be the anthem of the night at the Buck Hill Mountain Bike Races.
The Black Diamond. The Black Diamond at Buck Hill. Black Diamond is serving up fresh, scratch-made Mexican and American cuisine and specialty cocktails at Buck Hill. Open daily at 11am.
Buck Hill 2017The Black Diamond is serving up fresh scratch-made Mexican and American cuisine and specialty cocktails Thursday-Sunday from 11am-9pm. Located at Buck Hill Ski and Snowboard area.
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