Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Nubs Nob Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 64%
  • Beginner
  • 46%
  • Families
  • 82%
  • Intermediate
  • 75%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 64%
  • Advanced
  • 64%

Helpful Highlights:

I did not use my own skis because my husband was concerned about the older bindings and whether they would release properly. The rental skis never released...

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  • 3

    Loved skiing at Nubs in the past

    by Karen Lange - 3rd January 2014

    Pros: Courteous staff and relaxed atmosphere

    Cons: Rental skiis would not release when I fell and I could not release them from a fallen position.

    I did not use my own skis because my husband was concerned about the older bindings and whether they would release properly. The rental skis never released... Full review

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  • 4

    Well-Designed Resort

    by tjkotula - 31st May 2013

    Pros: Terrain, Design

    Cons: Older Lifts

    Nubs offers a good mix of terrain, and the lifts and trails are about as well designed as it gets - very minimal skate-skiing to get to lifts. The blue ter... Full review

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  • 5

    Best Grooming By Far

    by tandmkirk - 15th March 2013

    Pros: Grooming, Courteous Skiers, Friendly Atmosphere, Great Terrain, Good Food, Retro Lodge

    Cons: Slow Lifts (If They Had Just One High-Speed Lift Nubs Would Trample the Competition)

    Nubs has got grooming perfected. This is a fun, friendly place with experienced skiers/boarders on the slopes. The food in the retro lodge is good and the... Full review

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  • 5

    Family Tradition

    by mhclark31 - 2nd January 2013

    Pros: Snow, crowds, friendly staff

    Cons: No high speed lifts

    Like I stated in the title, our annual trip to Nubs has become a family tradition. We live in the Milwaukee area and used to ski Nubs quite a bit when we l... Full review

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  • 5

    Nubs Nob Ski Trip

    by bobojungle - 26th January 2012

    Pros: Lifts, Grooming , Glades, Park, Lots to do

    Cons: steep runs, moguls

    Very fun time skiing at Nubs Nob. I am going to compare this resort to the other resorts around Lower Michigan. There is 2 mogul runs which are icy so they ... Full review

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  • 5

    Best place to ski in lower Michigan

    by thorndigger - 30th March 2011

    Pros: Deep , steep Black diamonds, and great service and staff

    Cons: Hard to fine one

    I hold daily ski passes at both Boyne and Nubs, I like to ski at Boyne when the conditions are just right but overall you can ski at Nubs anytime, anywhere... Full review

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