Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Spirit Mountain

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 81%
  • Beginner
  • 85%
  • Families
  • 96%
  • Intermediate
  • 100%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 54%
  • Advanced
  • 65%

Helpful Highlights:

Don't get me wrong, This is a solid hill, compared to others in Minnesota one of the best, but there is no way this hill has 700' of vertical. I've skied Mo...

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  • 5

    Nice place for a weekend getaway

    by johnny mack - 16th March 2010

    Pros: Decent skiing,nice chalet

    Cons: You will freeze your eyeballs!

    Spirit is a decent ski area to get some turns in.Their runs have good length and vertical,and are set up nice.The view is spectacular,but the wind will free... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice intermediate hill

    by dbalestri - 24th February 2010

    Pros: Fast lifts, good crew, nice runs

    Cons: No

    Spent 2 days in late February skiing Spirit. Weather was good - high 20s / low 30s with no wind. Not cold at all. Spirit has a nice variety of very sceni... Full review

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  • 4

    Great snow at Spirit!

    by fonixmunkee - 18th December 2009

    Pros: Snow, lifts (!!)

    Cons: Limited terrain open...for now...

    I skied Spirit for the first time this season on Wednesday, December 16th. It wasn't nearly as cold as I expected, so that already made the day memorable. O... Full review

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  • 4

    Best place to go for the day if you live in MSP

    by winstonwolf - 15th December 2009

    Pros: Longer runs, nice challet.

    Cons: Usually too busy. Can be very cold.

    Duluth's ski hill faces and over looks Superior. This provides sweet views, but also exposes you to the raw north wind off the lake. Dress warm, this plac... Full review

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  • 4

    Spirit Mountain Review

    by quinnman - 11th December 2009

    Pros: Big...for MN

    Cons: nightlife

    Spirit Mountain is a great place to go for a weekend trip. It is pretty big.....for MN. The people are pretty nice, and it isn't TOO busy. Although, since y... Full review

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  • 4

    Going up to that Spirit in the Sky

    by caseherm - 17th November 2009

    Pros: Lots of Snow, Long Season, High Speed Lift, Vertical

    Cons: Windy, Lacks Steeps,

    I Lived in Duluth 2007-2008. Make no mistake, Duluth is a True Midwestern Ski Town. Good Vertical and great Lift System make this a top 5 ski hill in the mi... Full review

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