Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Alpine Valley Ski Area

Planning a ski trip to Alpine Valley Ski Area? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Alpine Valley Ski Area stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Alpine Valley Ski Area review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 35%
  • Beginner
  • 29%
  • Families
  • 47%
  • Intermediate
  • 41%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 35%
  • Advanced
  • 12%

Helpful Highlights:

Best ski conditions in several years; very family/kid friendly; lift ops are great. Good boarding events....

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  • 4

    Alpine Valley

    by Marge Loula - 28th January 2014

    Pros: Best terrain in lower Michigan

    Cons: Limited advanced area

    Best ski conditions in several years; very family/kid friendly; lift ops are great. Good boarding events.... Full review

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  • 4

    Alpine Valley The Best Small resort around

    by livetoride<3toboard - 29th September 2011

    Pros: Good snow, great park, good lifts, dedicated staff

    Cons: none a little small but not complaining

    I go here ALOT and i love alpine is a true riders hill they aren't trying to get some weird tourist they're there for the locals and they do what they shoul... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Experience for Beginner

    by marykathleen999 - 25th January 2011

    Pros: Snow conditions great, Magic Carpet, rental equipment in great condition,

    Cons: Chair lift for green run not operating

    I had a great experience at Alpine Valley. I brought my 10 yr old son to teach him to ski. Our instructor (Doug) was great! Slope conditions great with 42... Full review

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  • 1

    The worst SE Michigan ski hill!

    by Ashpoo - 17th February 2010

    Pros: Decent snow conditions

    Cons: Bad chair lifts, nasty restrooms, unattentive staff

    Wow, this place is horrible! The numerous "NO REFUNDS" signs at the ticket window should have been our first clue. Second, I used the women's restroom in ... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Time

    by snowguy7 - 16th February 2009

    Pros: Great Staff, Lots of fun trails

    Cons: none, lounge was small

    We went here only for a day on a multi-mich. trip. Great time, no big complaints. I would say the WI mountains are just as good though. Fun and great... Full review

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  • 3

    Alpine Valley

    by angieges - 24th January 2009

    Pros: Nice for a small place

    Cons: None

    Alpine is ok, nice place but if it is windy out feel it because it is wide open. They need a better lounge area, along with a nicer changing area.... Full review

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