Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Afton Alps

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 31%
  • Beginner
  • 41%
  • Families
  • 59%
  • Intermediate
  • 47%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 22%
  • Advanced
  • 25%

Helpful Highlights:

Since the resort was purchased by Vail Resorts they have lived up to the promise of the out west experience here in Minnesota. High prices, employee's that ...

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  • 3

    Afton... The tail to Two Hills

    by bjohnsonmn - 31st October 2008

    Pros: Great For Boarders, Decent Chalets

    Cons: Little for advanced skiers, Roving packs of unatended kids/kid dump

    Afton, Afton, Afton... To be fair, I have only been to Afton about five times, but they were all "good condition" days. The reason I titled the review "Af... Full review

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  • 3

    Afton Alps is....OK

    by Doodski - 22nd October 2008

    Pros: Huge

    Cons: Short Runs, Difficult to get around.

    I have always liked Afton, but not loved it. It's big, but overall the runs are short. It takes quite a bit to get from one side to the other unless you lik... Full review

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  • 4

    Afton Alps Review

    by anonymous_user - 28th February 2008

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    Afton is finally gett'n it. They must have sent the groomers to grooming school. It's better than its been in a long time. They do still have a few chicken ... Full review

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  • 5

    Afton Alps Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th February 2008

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    Rode Afton this last week Lots of improvements on the hills as well as around the chalet. The groomers must have went to grooming school cause it has never... Full review

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  • 5

    Afton Alps Review

    by anonymous_user - 31st January 2008

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    Afton finally got it's parks figured out. They rock, now don't (blank) them up ... Full review

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  • 4

    Afton Alps Review

    by anonymous_user - 28th January 2008

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    whoever the H#$% (ha) thinks afton is the best thinkg they has ever seen needs to get out of MN. Or even to northern MN! Afton is one of the best that is cl... Full review

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