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

    Nice ski spot but needs to keep up with the times???

    by SnoChaser - 17th March 2010

    Pros: Really nice lodge area and great food

    Cons: Slow lifts and expensive

    I've now been to about all the different Michigan resorts and finally got to Nubs... It was great skiing but really needs to have some $$$$ in updating the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Impressive!

    by mxhay - 22nd February 2010

    Pros: Service, Snow

    Cons: None

    Took the family here for their first ski trip. What a pleasant surprise. Ski Rental had outstanding service. Lodge was excellent. Terrain park was top notch... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Place!

    by jkluczyk - 24th January 2010

    Pros: Great Snow, Lots of terrain to explore

    Cons: Shuts down for an hour and a half

    My buddy and I drove up from chicago. We hit Caberfae and were going to do one of the boynes the following day. We talked to many locals at Caberfae and t... Full review

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  • 5

    The best in the state

    by MISkier - 13th October 2009

    Pros: Grooming, snow quality, trails, scenery, staff, lodge.

    Cons: For a day skier, none.

    For Midwest skiers and snowboarders who deeply care about the sport itself and aren't terribly concerned with the fluff of glitzy resorts (fancy restaurants... Full review

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  • 5

    Best in lower peninsula....still

    by Ryan Pringnitz - 5th April 2009

    Pros: They do not groom all the runs, endless gladed terrain, huge terrain park

    Cons: If you need to sleep somewhere you have to go to Petoskey

    Well now I return to review Nubs Nob once again as the season has ended for them. I also found the poster who put all of 3 sentences up and gave Nubs Nob on... Full review

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  • 2

    ski mom

    by marie - 31st March 2009

    Pros: nice grooming

    Cons: expected more

    From all of the great reviews I thought that I would be getting more hill than they offer. We were visting friends in the area so decided to have a ski day... Full review

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