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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  • 2

    Safety from those skiing out of control?

    by jkangas1 - 22nd December 2012

    Pros: Staff, slope grooming

    Cons: NO active monitoring visable

    Below is my experience, opinion and expectation (met or not met). After several near misses, I was hit from behind by an out of control skiier - it could... Full review

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  • 5

    Worth The Drive

    by awill - 6th March 2012

    Pros: Terrain, Friendly town, Number of runs, Glade skiing

    Cons: Disorganized lift lines, Poor snow report

    The Best: A group of friends and I drove up from Central Indiana and were very pleasently surprised by the terrain and overall quality of the resort. I m... Full review

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  • 5

    Pleasantly surprised

    by johndiggity - 27th February 2012

    Pros: lots of trails, quiet, fast lifts

    Cons: short runs

    Spent a long weekend here with my girlfriend. We moved from the East Coast to Chicago and did the 5 hour drive to Wausau after work on Thursday. We weren't ... Full review

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  • 5

    Favorite Hill!

    by skier11 - 21st February 2012

    Pros: everything.

    Cons: None

    This is by far my favorite hill to ski. There's a great mix of terrain, big terrain parks, big mogul fields, and really nice glade runs. All the runs are gr... Full review

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  • 5

    The Midwest's "West" ...

    by NDSkier - 19th October 2011

    Pros: Grooming, terrain variety, terrain park, length of runs (relative to midwest), tree skiing

    Cons: None.

    Granite Peak comes about as close to a full fledged resort (ie. Keystone, Breckenridge, Alta, etc.) as possible while doing so with a fourth or fifth of the... Full review

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  • 5

    Best in the Midwest

    by lilwegz33 - 2nd August 2011

    Pros: Size. Atmosphere. variety of runs. clean/up-to-date. feels like a resort

    Cons: Far north. Price.

    Amazing resort for the midwest. Well worth the time, and money too. Big enough so that there is room for everything, and a great variety of runs for beginne... Full review

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