Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Alpine Valley Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.5

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.0
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 51
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 42%
  • Beginner
  • 44%
  • Families
  • 56%
  • Intermediate
  • 49%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 44%
  • Advanced
  • 29%

Helpful Highlights:

Well run hill that is approx 35 min SouthWest of Milwaukee. They have great snow making capacity with approx 120 snow guns! If its cold, they're making sn...

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  • 1

    Alpine is a joke!

    by cordkilla - 24th January 2009

    Pros: 2 quads, thats about it.

    Cons: poor managment attitudes. horrible snowboard park!

    "Alpine Sally" has worst snowboard park in the region! no halfpipe, weak jumps and horrible jibs The only day we actually had a blast at alpine was a f... Full review

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  • 4

    Really good to learn at

    by chengt - 22nd January 2009

    Pros: Lots of easy hills to learn on

    Cons: Some hills can get icy. Slow lifts. Crowded.

    I am just starting to learn how to snowboard this yr and this was the first place that I did it at. The instructor (1 hr private) was really good and the h... Full review

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  • 4

    Good resort, we only go there because it is close

    by spleenman0 - 3rd January 2009

    Pros: Very close to home, pretty good terrain park, not too crowded before 3ish

    Cons: all lifts except 2 are sort of slow, expensive, very crowded after 3

    alpine valley is probaly the best resort within about an hour of milwaukee. it is kind of expensive though, olympia and sunburst are much cheaper but olympi... Full review

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  • 3

    Probably the best in the Milwaukee area, but...

    by jotunheim - 2nd January 2009

    Pros: 2 high-speed lifts, great village at base, close to Milwaukee

    Cons: $45 lift tickets, crowded, ancient and slow lifts

    When my previous favorite hill in the area (Little Switzerland) closed in 2007, we had to start looking for other places to ski / ride. Alpine Valley was s... Full review

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  • 4

    Fun hills

    by tkiek2006 - 31st December 2008

    Pros: Nice hills to have fun and learn on, fast lifts

    Cons: can't think of any

    I am a beginner, but this location was great to help me improve my skills and have fun doing it. I will visit again!... Full review

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  • 5

    Alpine Valley Resort

    by george0029 - 24th December 2008

    Pros: Fast lifts, Great Terrain park, Black Diamond

    Cons: A bit crowded, small parking lot.

    Alpine valley is a resort close to chicago (about 2 hours away). about 20 minutes from lake geneva the area is pretty big and very nice terrain. there are ... Full review

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