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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
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.1
  • Expert
  • 2.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.4
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.4
  • Overall Value
  • 3.7

43 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (11)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (16)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (11)
  • 25
  • 2 Star Reviews (1)
  • 2
  • 1 Star Reviews (4)
  • 9

Helpful Highlights:

Firsts of all, the price NEEDS to come down, otherwise Afton is going to have a lot of unhappy customers. I have received season passes at afton and have be...

  • 3.1

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  • 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...

  • Brad Johnson (31st October 2008)

    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...

  • Doodski (22nd October 2008)

    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...

  • Iowa skier (24th January 2008)

    I have skiied Afton a hand full of times. It is certainly convenient to the Twin Cities. Also for those coming from the South, Afton offers more than Whelch...

  • anonymous_user (14th December 2007)

    over the years I havn't seen much improvement with afton. I go there often and being a snowboarder I expect at least a halfway decent terrain park. But, e...

  • anonymous_user ( 2nd March 2007)

    Afton is big, but not tall. In fact, I think Buck Hill has a higher vertical drop. It is difficult, especially on a board to get from one side to the other....

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