Related Regions: Minnesota, United States, North America

Afton Alps Skiing

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Season Start/End: 11/20/2017 - 04/01/2018
Elevation
:
1180ft - 1530ft
Trails
:
30%|49%| 21%| 0%
Lifts
:
22
Lift Tickets
:
from US$50.00 to US$60.00
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Afton Alps sits along the rolling hills of the scenic St Croix River Valley. Surrounded by Afton State Park, this sprawling area offers enough runs to keep a skier or snowboarder busy both day and night just exploring the whole layout. Spread out along a wedge-shaped ridge overlooking the river valley, it's massive for a Midwest ski area. With 48 trails, four terrain parks and 18 chairlifts, there's also enough terrain variety to keep a family of skiers happy.

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The ski area is located just 30 minutes east of the St. Paul area where there are restaurants, clubs, cafes, bars, and movies. Ski school has group and private lessons, camp, special programs for youth/adults/women, and the Alpine Club for teen racers. Rental shop has complete inventory of skis, snowboards and snowblade rentals for all ages.

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Elevation

  • 1530ft
    Summit
  • 350ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 1180ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 3
  • 14
  • 4
  • 22
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    30%

  • Intermediate Runs

    49%

  • Advanced Runs

    21%

  • Expert Runs

    0%

  • Runs

    48

  • Terrain Parks

    5

  • Night Skiing

    250 ac

  • Longest Run

    0.5 mi


  • Skiable Terrain

    250 ac

  • Snow Making

    250 ac

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening: 11/20/2017
  • Days Open Last Year: 135
  • Projected Closing: 04/01/2018
  • Projected Days Open: 135
  • Years Open: 55
  • Average Snowfall: 60"

Best Afton Alps Hotels

Meeting Room
300 33rd Street Hastings, 55033
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*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
1520 Vermillion Street Hastings, 55033
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*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
Front Exterior
2400 Vermillion Street Hastings, 55033
HOTEL
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

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Afton Alps - The snow last night made for great conditions. Chair 2 now also open.  - © anonymous
Afton Alps - snow is fantastic today  - © jroegreen7
Afton Alps - Great day at Afton! It was kind of chilly, with a good wind going on. Some ice by chair 5, but otherwise pretty good snow, but machine made.  - © skigirl25
Afton Alps - Jan 11 sunny and bright not all lifts open in day ski but no lift lines either
Rental experience easy
Need easier boots for beginners to get in and out of but ski and equipment new and in good order
Food service very light but made to order 
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Afton Alps Reviews

  • Pat

    • 1
    23rd January 2018

    Full review

      I showed up after work to snowboard after a 10 inch snow day and they closed early. Traditionally open until 930 they...
     
  • Triston Schmalzbauer

    • 3
    31st October 2017

    Full review

      I go to Afton Alps nearly every week through my high school, so I see it in lots of different lights. First...
     
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