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Reviews for Big Snow Resort - Indianhead Mountain

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by: erik - 8th December 2018

  • 2
  • 4Beginner
  • 3Intermediate
  • 1Expert
  • 1All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4Family Friendly
  • 3Aprés Ski
  • 0Terrain Park
  • 3Overall Value

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I was pretty excited to come to the U.P. and try this resort. However I was disappointed. I’m sure in the day this way a great resort and this area gets a lot of natural snow. However it doesn’t appear that this resort or many others in the area have updated. All the lifts and lodges seem to be the originals. It isn’t very crowded which is nice but they also don’t open all the runs if it isn’t busy. Indianhead is relatively flat which is good for beginners or family’s. However as I mentioned they really haven’t updated the resort which means slow 1 speed lifts. That combined with the long flat runs means your on the chairlift for a long time. A lift ride to the top is about 15minutes which is a long time for the 600ft vert. I was there from open to close and didn’t feel like I had gotten enough runs in. I also disliked that all the terrain is very similar. All the runs are on the same ridge and are similar grade in steepness so you feel like you are on the same run the entire day. The main advantage of this place is that there are other resorts around so If you are staying multiple days you can hit them all. It is also relatively inexpensive and the near by areas are also inexpensive.

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  • erik (8th December 2018)

    I was pretty excited to come to the U.P. and try this resort. However I was disappointed. I’m sure in the day...

  • Jared (9th January 2018)

    This place has the best snow I have ever been on and has a great variety of slopes. It was perfect for...

  • Kevin (14th February 2017)

    Indianhead is where I learned to ski, and my family would do a trip there every year. It has lots of wide-open...

  • Matthew (16th December 2016)

    We brought our family to Indianhead for the first time in December 2015. We had so many fantastic memories on the hill....

  • Scott Segel (1st April 2014)

    Indianhead resort has been our go to ski resort for the past 7/8 years. The mountain is groomed to perfection daily, the...

  • berad (23rd March 2014)

    In Oct this year a friend bought me 4 tickets as a Christmas present. Due to weather issues this season (moving snow)...

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