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

    Night Boarding is unreal!

    by jefflane1 - 5th February 2010

    Pros: Long runs, Dimly lit, really warm feel no matter how cold

    Cons: indoor pool a little cold, daycare too expensive

    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... Full review

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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

    Big Powderhorn Mountain Review

    by Mike134 - 5th February 2007

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    Cons:

    The snow was great but it was cold!!! 15 below at dawn but the hill was in great shape and the mogals are growing bigger on Cannonball. As cold as it was ... 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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  • 5

    Big Powderhorn Mountain Review

    by defrgs6 - 26th December 2007

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    Big Powderhorn was simply amazing today. We had gotten 18"+, new snow since Sunday, more Monday and Tuesday and it started snowing again this morning. Clos... Full review

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  • 5

    Big Powderhorn Mountain Review

    by Mike134 - 18th March 2008

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    Skied there this past weekend. The hill is in nice shape. They groom the entire hill at night unless there's been a snow.....Hopefully will get in one more... Full review

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