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Afton Alps Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Afton Alps

Planning a ski trip to Afton Alps? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Afton Alps stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Afton Alps review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.1

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.7
  • Intermediate
  • 3.1
  • Expert
  • 2.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.6
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.4
  • Overall Value
  • 3.8

44 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (11)
  • 25
  • 4 Star Reviews (16)
  • 36
  • 3 Star Reviews (11)
  • 25
  • 2 Star Reviews (1)
  • 2
  • 1 Star Reviews (5)
  • 11

Helpful Highlights:

I know skiing in the midwest is a joke but this place really takes it the extra mile, especially since Vail took over. They apparently will not make snow a...

  • 3.1

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  • Mark Pitsch (11th February 2012)

    Afton in my opinion is the best ski resort in Minnesota and is a great place to ski with friends. I have been there about 5/6 weekends including yesterday, ...

  • Kim (26th February 2011)

    Afton is a good ski hill, but not great. The Alps are steep but very short, and the Highlands are longer but very narrow and the runs intersect in many pla...

  • Snowguy76 (18th February 2011)

    I've skied Afton several times--mainly because it's the best hill within short driving distance of the Twin Cities. It's very convenient to drive down ther...

  • Derek (23rd January 2011)

    Afton Alps is very busy and pricey. Good terrain park. The snow is very average. Food is good yet expensive. Good grooming and greasy lifts....

  • johnny mack ( 7th March 2010)

    I learned to ski here, and I have been skiing at this ski area since 1976,and I love every bit of it.I have seen this place go from one chalet and t-bars to...

  • Laura N (30th January 2010)

    We have been coming to Afton for over 10 years. The food service in the bar area is a DISASTER!! One cook, one bartender and 20 people in line. The manage...

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