User-Generated Reviews for Big Powderhorn Mountain

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Big Powderhorn Mountain to better plan your ski trip. Big Powderhorn Mountain reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.6
  • 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

    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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  • 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

    Absolute Favorite Hill

    by SkiGirlie - 14th March 2011

    Pros: grooming, staff, diverse runs, NEW future lodge!

    Cons: Too short of season

    Powderhorn is by far one of my most favorite resorts located in the beautiful U.P. of Michigan. I was heartbroken when I heard the main lodge burnt down. ... 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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  • 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

    Big Powderhorn Mountain Review

    by Mike134 - 15th January 2007



    Skied Saturday through Monday 1-15-07. Skiing was great had about 5" of new powder by 10 am Monday morning which the hill left alone for the powderhounds to... Full review

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