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Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort Reviews

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.
  • 3.2

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.2
  • Expert
  • 2.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.7
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.1
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.4
  • Overall Value
  • 3.8

54 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (40)
  • 74
  • 4 Star Reviews (9)
  • 16
  • 3 Star Reviews (2)
  • 3
  • 2 Star Reviews (2)
  • 3
  • 1 Star Reviews (1)
  • 1

Helpful Highlights:

My friends and family have gone to Big Powderhorn twice a year since 1977. At that time the Old Lodge was still in existence. Every cashier, staff worker ...

  • 3.2

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  • LiveToSki9 (10th March 2010)

    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...

  • bradghz (24th February 2010)

    We stayed for 2 days, and were overall very impressed with the skiing and lodging. First and foremost, the skiing was very good! The runs were challenging a...

  • mkt (23rd February 2010)

    Visited on a Saturday, the hill was in amazing shape. The groomers did an excellent job of getting the hill ready but there are still some nice spots where...

  • jefflane1 ( 5th February 2010)

    This place is awesome! It was a January night, really cold but no wind and the snow was really fluffy. They have really come to welcome boarders. Have mad...

  • Mike134 ( 1st February 2010)

    I was very impressed with Powderhorn's night skiing. If you’re looking for a place lit up like daytime this is not the place to go. They have arranged the...

  • Dave&DJ ( 7th January 2010)

    Just went to Big Powderhorn Mtn for some mid-week skiing before my son went back to college. My son is a serious "Boarder" and pointed out some major improv...

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