Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Buck Hill

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52,5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 29%
  • Beginner
  • 53%
  • Families
  • 59%
  • Intermediate
  • 29%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 29%
  • Advanced
  • 12%

Helpful Highlights:

Lift rates are unacceptably high for such a small ski area. At the very least they could offer a lower nightly rate. The current rate of $27.00 is ridiculou...

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  • 2

    Buckhill, Mn

    by J R - 7th July 2014

    Pros: Race programs

    Cons: This area charges far to much for what it offers. I have talked with many others feel the same and have stopped skiing at Buckhill for this reason. It would be nice if they would at least offer a less expensive night rate. $27.00 is unacceptable for an ar

    Lift rates are unacceptably high for such a small ski area. At the very least they could offer a lower nightly rate. The current rate of $27.00 is ridiculou... Full review

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  • 3

    Buck Hill Review

    by MNSkier97 - 5th January 2013

    Pros: Good Beginner Area, Great Terrain Park

    Cons: Tiny, Only One Advanced Run

    Buck Hill, a very tiny area in the heart of the Twin Cities. I didn't eat at Buck Hill so I can't judge the food, but I obviously skied. The Terrain is very... Full review

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  • 4

    Buck Hilll

    by horselover61 - 23rd January 2011

    Pros: Good snow, located in the metro area so good nightlife

    Cons: puny

    Buck hill is a beginner/ intermediate ski area they only have 15 runs so it gets boring after about 3 hours and no challenging terrain good terrain park but... Full review

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  • 2

    Ity Bity

    by gotsnow402 - 13th January 2010

    Pros: close

    Cons: tiny hills few runs

    Buck Hill is good for an afternoon of skiing when you don't want to drive that far if you're from the cities. Overall its just not worth it. The hills are e... Full review

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  • 4

    Buck Hill is pretty good

    by bobjennifer - 7th January 2010

    Pros: Very Handy location, Good management, great night time skiing.

    Cons: Unsupervised teen agers

    I like Buck Hill, they do a nice job grooming, they do their very best to minimize icey conditions after a thaw. Even when it looks crowded things move wel... Full review

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  • 3

    something for everyone

    by mr.powpow - 13th December 2009

    Pros: boxes,good black dimond, lisay von is from hear, family friendly, few people on weeddays

    Cons: small but big for mn metro, jumps, no powder, lack of rails, crouded on weekends

    this hill is not the best, it is family friendly that has a tubing hill, and it has one of the beast black dimonds in the metro, that olipian linsay von tra... Full review

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