Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Big Powderhorn Mountain

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Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 73%
  • Beginner
  • 58%
  • Families
  • 100%
  • Intermediate
  • 95%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 78%
  • Advanced
  • 63%

Helpful Highlights:

It had been raining in most of the Midwest so we changed plans from going to Boyne to going to here because there had been no rain. It snowed 2 or 3 inches ...

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  • 4

    Good conditions. No crowds.

    by Patrick Bushell - 12th January 2014

    Pros: Runs for everybody. Good conditions.

    Cons: Fairly small.

    It had been raining in most of the Midwest so we changed plans from going to Boyne to going to here because there had been no rain. It snowed 2 or 3 inches ... Full review

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  • 5

    Excellent Skiing

    by CitizenX - 16th April 2013

    Pros: Variety of Runs, Great Ski School

    Cons: Nothing

    Spring skiing in the U.P. is the best! Big Powderhorn Mountain served up a snow on a platter! Snow was fast, the sun was warm and everyone was enjoying the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Fantastic February

    by skiwithkids - 2nd March 2013

    Pros: Grooming and Terrain

    Cons: none

    Skied with my family 4 times at Big Powderhorn in February, 2013. Each weekend was better than the last. Great grooming! The runs are perfect with some... Full review

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  • 5

    Awesome powder!!

    by kiry_35 - 1st March 2013

    Pros: Grooming, versatility, powder runs, new lodge, great restaurant

    Cons: Would be nice if they had a high speed chair lift

    My boyfriend and I have visited the UP for skiing a few times this year (2013) already and plan to go back up one more time. We've been to a coule places sk... Full review

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  • 5

    Almost Perfect

    by skimom2010 - 28th April 2012

    Pros: Variety of runs, no lift lines.

    Cons: None

    Great skiing!! Came with my teenage kids who race and they loved it too. No lift lines and perfect grooming. Slightly inconsistent ratings on their blue ... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Skiing Despite Lack of Early Snow

    by nanaandpapa - 7th April 2012

    Pros: Great grooming and good skiing conditions

    Cons: Would like to see tubing return

    Despite lack of early snow (which was lacking across much of the country) Big Powderhorn's skiing conditions were great. Some of the other local ski hills ... Full review

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