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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  • 4

    Good Daycare and Skiing

    by psirois - 27th February 2011

    Pros: Good Daycare & snow

    Cons: length of runs

    My wife and I have been going to Nubs Nob (and to Boyne Highlands) for 4 years, for 2 of those we have had our son stay at Nubs Cubs. We could not be happi... Full review

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  • 5

    Nubs is great Michigan skiing

    by jthurow - 18th January 2011

    Pros: Variety, Great Tree Skiing, Steep Runs

    Cons: Flat Run Out

    I love Nubs Nob. Nubs has a lot to offer that other Michigan resorts don't. Nubs has some great tree skiing. Unfortunately you need to hike to get to som... Full review

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  • 5

    Always the best SNOW!

    by jberlo - 10th January 2011

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: Nothing

    Nub's Nob, as always, the best true skiing and riding in the LP. Bottom line, they make it, they groom it better than anyone else.... Full review

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  • 5

    A lower Michigan favorite

    by loricipheran - 21st December 2010

    Pros: Terrain, grooming, staff

    Cons: limited nearby lodging

    One thing is clear as soon as you arrive at Nub's: their business is snow. Too many ski areas seem to forget that - real estate developments, swanky nightc... Full review

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  • 5

    Nubs saved our spring break trip

    by gchristman - 26th March 2010

    Pros: snow, staff, food

    Cons: none

    my family and i (myself, 8 year old son, and 5 year old daughter) went up to the petosky area for our spring break trip to ski at the 3 resorts in the area.... Full review

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  • 5

    The best grooming, anywhere!

    by gtski - 17th March 2010

    Pros: Everything!

    Cons: Would love to see some runs cut in the woods south of the Superpipe.

    Nubs Nob is a jewel! I can guarantee a smile on your face at the end iof the day. The grooming is the best and the food in the, uh cafeteria (?) is outstan... Full review

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