Snow Creek Ski Resort
If you're looking for some winter excitement, Snow Creek ski is just 20 minutes up the road from Atchison! Snow Creek offers a full ski experience right here in the Midwest. Open for the winter from December to March, you can take lessons, ski, snowboard, and tube all day long. They also offer a variety of packages and seasonal passes. Complete information on everything they offer is available on their website.
If you're visiting Snow Creek from out of town, Atchison has a variety of hotel options for you to choose from. You can check them out here.