Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Big Powderhorn Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Big Powderhorn Mountain? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Big Powderhorn Mountain stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Big Powderhorn Mountain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

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

    New Ownership off to a good start

    by Dave&DJ - 17th December 2009

    Pros: new night skiing, terrain park, deals,wifi

    Cons: Opener did not have all runs open, but probably open now.

    Big Powderhorn was always run efficiently by ski hill professions, but the new owners bring even more. The new owners actually ski. This is a big deal since... Full review

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  • 4

    Great area

    by boblinfortino - 9th December 2009

    Pros: decent runs great grooming

    Cons: can get cold

    Been skiing there for years and always enjoyed it, but never treated to 14" of light and fluffy like this trip. We made tracks all day (during the week) and... Full review

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  • 5

    Great memories

    by tpaterno1 - 11th April 2009

    Pros: Fresh snow everyday, well groomed. Awesome skiing!

    Cons: ???

    Big Powderhorn is going to be a regular stop for our family. There was plenty to do, with such natural scenery that blows you away! The hill was in such g... Full review

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  • 5

    Worth the Drive

    by newby24 - 20th March 2009

    Pros: Snow, Snow, and more Snow

    Cons: Nightlife

    This resort is definitively worth the drive! Not many other place in the U.P. that get this much snow. Conditions were awesome and i think it snowed each ... Full review

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  • 1

    To far to drive

    by bunny - 17th March 2009

    Pros: nice runs

    Cons: to far of a drive

    It was not worth the drive. I've been to other U.P. ski hills that are much closer to home and just as nice. ... Full review

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  • 5

    A true winter wonderland

    by ken Jensen - 26th February 2009

    Pros: awsome

    Cons: having to go home!

    Came up over New Years week with my 20 year old son and it is always like coming home. It is a true winter wonderland! Not only is the skiing great but ever... Full review

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