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

    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

    Big Powderhorn Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 10th March 2007



    Great snow conditions this Saturday. It was a little crunchy when they opened but a little sun, and all that natural snow looosened up nicely. If the 30 d... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Powder Day

    by Mike134 - 23rd February 2009

    Pros: Nicely groomed with some areas left alone

    Cons: none

    Skied this past weekend at Powderhorn and hit the jackpot Sunday morning. 12" of new fluffy powder......they left the steeper slopes alone and groomed the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Not your ordinary night skiing

    by Mike134 - 1st February 2010

    Pros: Good lighting for hi-speed cruising

    Cons: Not every Saturday night will be cloudless

    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... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Family Fun

    by danafamily - 24th February 2009

    Pros: Long trails, snow, snow, snow..

    Cons: Long drive

    Our family enjoyed a great trip to this resort. Talk about snow. It snowed and snowed and snowed. Excellent trails and conditions. Trails themselves wer... Full review

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  • 5

    Another oustanding season

    by Marks2499 - 31st March 2010

    Pros: Awesome grooming, conditions great

    Cons: None known

    As usual another year of outstanding snow conditions and excellent grooming. Got 43 days of skiing at the best ski hill in the midwest. Staff was friendly... Full review

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