Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Granite Peak Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 38%
  • Beginner
  • 23%
  • Families
  • 41%
  • Intermediate
  • 39%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 32%
  • Advanced
  • 30%

Helpful Highlights:

Overall I like Granite Peak a lot. As has been noted by many other reviewers, the best way to describe this place is that from the very top it is quite to ...

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  • 4

    Nice Surprise

    by nanaandpapa - 30th March 2011

    Pros: A Large Ski Area

    Cons: Too Many Black Diamond Runs for some Families

    We were surprised at how large of a ski area Granite Peak is. The layout is set up for large numbers of skiers and was a bit crowded. The snow was in great... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Resort

    by snowmum - 6th March 2011

    Pros: short lines

    Cons: Locker rooms were small

    This was the first time we had been to Granite Peak, we had a great time! We drove up from the Chicago area on a Saturday and snowboarded on Sunday then dro... Full review

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  • 5

    Best Terrain in Wisconsin

    by finerbiner - 9th February 2011

    Pros: Best/most challenge in Wisc and tree runs

    Cons: Price

    Granite Peak is the closest you can come to a real skiing experience in Wisconsin. The top half of the mountain is steep and the bottom half has gladed opti... Full review

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  • 5

    Granite Peak Great!

    by Tahshiki - 11th January 2011

    Pros: Lots of runs, speed lift, good variety of terrain

    Cons: crowded

    Granite has improved! The speed lift is great. The terrain parks have a good variety and are not as closed off from the rest of the park. The runs are long,... Full review

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  • 5

    Awesome when open

    by LJEProductions - 23rd March 2010

    Pros: plenty of runs, lots terrain parks/jumps

    Cons: 4pm closed runs, weekends

    I have been going to Granite Peak for the past five years as a Snowboarder and love it. I stay at the 4700 Days inn of exit 188. Very short drive and is alw... Full review

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  • 5

    Worth the trip from Mpls/St.Paul

    by johnny mack - 6th March 2010

    Pros: 75 trails,need I say more

    Cons: The hidden taxes you pay with your lift ticket.

    Awesome skiing,plenty of trails in a beautifully forested area.It was 45 and sunny when I was there,but I am positive if it would have been windy,I would ha... Full review

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