Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Bittersweet Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.3

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 46.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • Nightlife
  • 1.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 36%
  • Beginner
  • 52%
  • Families
  • 56%
  • Intermediate
  • 52%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 36%
  • Advanced
  • 16%

Helpful Highlights:

Staff was not friendly throughout my experience. The lady snowboard instructor was rude as well as the rest of the staff i experienced. I would recommend ta...

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  • 4

    Good Ol' Fashion Fun

    by Debello - 15th February 2010

    Pros: Fast Lines; Slopes weren't Crowded

    Cons: Slow Rental Process; Steep Slopes off lift

    First off I'm a new skiier and rated at mid to high intermediate by my instructors. I found the runs fun and a little challenging. I could have found them ... Full review

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  • 3

    As good as it gets in SW Michigan

    by tandmkirk - 30th December 2009

    Pros: Nice trails, local

    Cons: Gets very crowded...

    Ok, so I've heard Bittersweet and Timber Ridge get a hard time from folks who have been up north or out west... but if you live in SW Michigan you can be ou... Full review

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  • 4

    Early Season

    by sewardhorner - 22nd December 2009

    Pros: All trails open

    Cons: Price for kids is too high

    Ratings are based on Southwest MI. The snow has been fine for being mostly man made and well groomed. All trails open when we went. The lift rates for ... Full review

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  • 3

    Ski Hills around corn fields Part Two

    by Ryan Pringnitz - 30th March 2009

    Pros: Family Friendly

    Cons: Could have better snow making equipment.

    Bittersweet Ski Resort is pretty nice for beginners. If you go to Cannonsburg it is a nice change from what they offer. They do not have as nice of a face a... Full review

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  • 4

    great for old timers

    by patriciap - 16th February 2009

    Pros: family friendly

    Cons: a little busy

    I hadn't skied in over 20 years and the hills and conditions were perfect for starting up again and challenging enough for my teenagers!... Full review

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  • 4

    Bittersweet slalom fun

    by alanmoroney - 18th January 2009

    Pros: Slalom, Nastar, snow, friendly, scenic location.

    Cons: lifts do not have safety bars, limited skiing.

    This resort is very friendly - great change to have John Mellencamp and Bob Seger blasting over the PA. The Nastar slalom course is great value (and addict... Full review

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