Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Spirit Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Spirit Mountain? 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 Spirit Mountain 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 Spirit Mountain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

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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  • 3

    When the weather is's the snow

    by fonixmunkee - 3rd February 2009

    Pros: None, but that's not Spirit Mountain's fault

    Cons: Snow, weather

    Well, after the glowing reviews of Spirit Mountain so far this season, it's about time a not-so-favorable review pops up. But, it's not Spirit's fault. It... Full review

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  • 3

    Death cookies abound!

    by fonixmunkee - 10th March 2009

    Pros: Lifts still running great

    Cons: The snow is horrible right now

    OK, don't freak out. But the snow at Spirit Mountain is not so good. It's weird, I know. Looking back on the past few reviews I've done of Spirit Mount... Full review

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  • 3

    So the snow is still a little icy

    by fonixmunkee - 24th February 2009

    Pros: Grooming

    Cons: Ice

    It seems like Spirit Mountain's conditions are changing by the day. Yesterday I skied for race league, then took a few turns afterword to just have some fu... Full review

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  • 3

    Spirit Mountain's snow is still good to go

    by fonixmunkee - 19th February 2009

    Pros: Snow

    Cons: Lifts

    This past Sunday kicked off four straight days of heartland skiing for me, starting at my home hill, Spirit Mountain. It was the first time I had skied Spi... Full review

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  • 2

    Spirit Mountain Review

    by fonixmunkee - 19th December 2007

    Pros: Great lift system, good grooming

    Cons: Weather is at the mercy of Lake Superior

    Spirit Mountain was finally open full-time this weekend. What a great surprise, especially considering they are 95% open too. But now the bad news: the ... Full review

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