Great affordable midwest resort

by: Parkhouse - Feb 25, 2009

  • Overall Rating 5
  • Family Friendly 4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain 4
  • Terrain Park 4
  • Nightlife 3

    Pros: Nice sized peak with a fair amount of runs for all level users

    Cons: Beware of lowriding binding crushing lifts

    Recommended For: Singles, Family Friendly

    Date Visited: Feb 1, 2009

Full review

As we rolled past Granite Peak late on a Sunday night the feeling of excitement began to set in as the lights were gleaming off the fresh snow that covered the 74 runs covered by 8 lifts. It was a very relieving and a gratifying moment to realize that this mountain is actually a mountain and not just a glorified hill like the other Midwest resorts we had visited previously. And after 7.5 hours on the road we could already tell that we had come to the right place and were going to have tons of fun on all the different runs and multiple terrain parks and the halfpipe