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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  • 5

    Good Spring value

    by Mike134 - 22nd March 2010

    Pros: Grooming excellent

    Cons: Spring came to fast

    I was a bit hesitant about any good skiing in the midwest after 2 weeks of 50+ degree weather but was not disappointed after my 6 hour ride from Chicago to ... Full review

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  • 5

    Family Friendly Terrain

    by skiwithkids - 22nd March 2010

    Pros: Best Terrain, Family Friendly, Night Skiing

    Cons: none

    Spring skiing was the best in years. The grooming is outstanding. We got on the slopes early one morning and it was like floating on a cloud. What we lov... Full review

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  • 5

    It just gets Better and Better

    by nanaandpapa - 20th March 2010

    Pros: Great march Skiing

    Cons: Can night skiing be expanded?

    Facebook makes your crave to get back to Powderhorn really "serious." The spring skiing was great and the grooming didn't lack for quality. The kids loved... Full review

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  • 5

    Spring Skiing at Big Powderhorn Mt.

    by Maia Gotta - 17th March 2010

    Pros: 60 degrees and sunshine on beautiful snow

    Cons: Spring weather reduced some of the terrain

    My husband and I skied at Big Powderhorn Mountain March 16th in 60 degrees weather and sunshine. Despite the spring weather most of the runs remained in exc... Full review

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  • 5

    The Best in the Midwest!

    by LiveToSki9 - 10th March 2010

    Pros: Master grooming, long runs, fantastic terrain!

    Cons: BPLA (lodging association)

    We've skied them all in the UP--and all things considered, Big Powderhorn is the best choice. They really do a fine job of grooming the runs and the terrai... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Snow / Good Time

    by CJHoyt - 2nd March 2010

    Pros: Snow, long runs, powder

    Cons: Skiing up hill off lifts to ski down hill

    We were at Big Powderhorn 2/25 - 2/28. Snow was awesome, powder was good. We had beginners to advanced intermediate skiers and snow boarders. The greens are... Full review

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