Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Cascade Mountain

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 51%
  • Beginner
  • 63%
  • Families
  • 74%
  • Intermediate
  • 60%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 43%
  • Advanced
  • 49%

Helpful Highlights:

We planned trip to Cascade Mounting this week and this was our first ski trip so we took lessons. The training area was so crowded with all the people takin...

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  • 5

    My favorite local place

    by davidlau123 - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Lots of variety, family friendly

    Cons: Can get crowded on weekends, food sucks

    I really like the runs at Cascade. The have a little of everything. Their rates are pretty good too with their children ski free and rebates if you only g... Full review

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  • 4

    Cascade Mountain - really nice for intermediate level

    by benneca - 4th March 2009

    Pros: Longer runs, very clean, nicely spaced out lifts

    Cons: Not alot of beginner runs, diamonds were very icy and short

    Went up with high school snowboard club. This is a well-kept ski hill and the staff were very nice. Runs were well-groomed and great for an intermediate ski... Full review

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  • 5

    My Favorite!!

    by snowguy7 - 19th February 2009

    Pros: Quick Lifts, Friendly Staff, Great Slopes, Convenient

    Cons: none, great for MW

    We went again to Cascade for V Day, and it was PERFECT. I can't stress this enough how this place is. It is still close enough to Chicago for a 1 day tr... Full review

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  • 5


    by snowguy7 - 12th February 2009

    Pros: Friendly, Big, Great Staff, Great Price

    Cons: none

    This was the first mountain I have gone to in the midwest and I am very impressed. It isn't too far from the city and the prices were fair. The slopes w... Full review

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  • 3

    A place for beginners; advanced skiers/boarders can stretch out a little though

    by stucco005 - 2nd February 2009

    Pros: Express Lift; well groomed; good to practice on

    Cons: Redundant terrain; crowded (long lift lines)

    I'm an advanced skier, so read this with that in mind. If you are a beginner or have never skied before, then this is the place to go. However, don't be foo... Full review

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  • 5

    My favorite place to go!

    by escaflowne - 27th January 2009

    Pros: high speed chair, black slopes close to real black, friendly staff

    Cons: crowded lifts, cafeteria/dinning room needs expansion.

    Our family has SEASON PASS at Cascade, and we do snowboarding every weekend. First of all, the high speed chair is a real plus+ My favorite run is Manitu... Full review

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