UK
Compare
Favourites

Related Regions: Wisconsin, United States, North America, Chicago

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Wilmot Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Wilmot Mountain? 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 Wilmot Mountain 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 Wilmot Mountain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.

by: Mark Gurda - 6th April 2019

  • 2
  • 4Beginner
  • 3Intermediate
  • 3Expert
  • 2All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2Family Friendly
  • Nightlife
  • Terrain Park
  • 2Value
Number of lifts
Management

Full review

I have skied at Wilmot for over 50 years. I am so profoundly disappointed in what happened for the 2018-2019 season. I cant imagine anyone more excited than me when Vail bought this resort and saved it from being a history footnote. Congrats to the corp who made all the improvements in the lifts, the lighting and the runs in 2017, but 2018-2019 was an embarrassment. Wilmot was last resort to open in area. For some reason they didn't blow early and then after 2 1/2 weeks of cold weather, they finally opened to a warm snap and rain and had to close again. I am guessing that the best run, Stateline, was open for around 2-3 weeks all season. Did you even blow snow over there? The Sledding hill didn't open until mid-late January. What the heck? Who ran this place this year? Was there a water shortage that prevented you from getting open and having the entire resort covered in snow? Lastly, seriously, cant you have a better webcam on your site? You point one camera at the deadest area of the resort. It never got me pumped up to want to be there. The food and beverage was fine and the facilities are greatly improved Profoundly disappointed with the management of the hill this year.

Was this helpful?20Report Abuse

Displaying 1 - 6 of 47 Reviews

1|2|3|4|5
  • Mark Gurda (6th April 2019)

    I have skied at Wilmot for over 50 years. I am so profoundly disappointed in what happened for the 2018-2019 season. I...

  • Jason Belgin (20th February 2019)

    Wilmont is not a mountain its a hill . Stop points are very small or short distance which can be dangerous on...

  • Em ko (21st January 2019)

    we drove the hour and a half up to come visit Wilmot today. when we arrived we were INCREDIBLY disappointed. this is...

  • Adam (27th December 2018)

    This is the NEW Wilmot and it's really not like the old Wilmot at all. With the sizeable investment that Vail put...

  • Anonymous Wisconsonite (18th February 2018)

    I live in Wisconsin. Of all the ski hills that I have visited, this was THE worst. All of the runs blur...

  • Andrew Ward (18th February 2018)

    Tried to ski there today and granted it is the saturday of a LWE but had a terriable expexpereince. Long line (...

Displaying 1 - 6 of 47 Reviews

1|2|3|4|5

Rate This Resort

Share your experience at this resort to help other skiers.

  • Family Friendly
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • Terrain Park
  • Nightlife
  • Value
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert

Select Your Overall Rating:

Snow report and powder alarms!



By subscribing you agree to our terms and conditions
<p><b>NOTE: We will not publish posts containing:</b></p> <ul> <li>Profanity or threats</li> <li>Personal insults</li> <li>Reports of violent criminal activity</li> <li>Commercial e-mail addresses or phone numbers</li> <li>Text entirely in ALL CAPS</li> <li>Hearsay</li> <li>HTML</li> </ul> <p>See our <a href="/terms/#posting" target="_blank">Posting Policy</a> for more information about our posting criteria.</p> '

By clicking on the "Submit" button below, you agree to follow the guidelines in our Posting Policy.

NOTE: If you represent the management of this property and would like to respond to a review, please use the management response form.

Latest News

Ski Select Wisconsin Areas For Less Than $7 A Day This Season

The Wisconsin Ski Industries Association is offering a Gold Coupon Book that allows you to ski or ride at 12 of the...

Travel News: 'Bleisure Trip' Hotels Let Skiers, Snowboarders Catch Some Culture'

Two hotel chains have announced new facilities in cities which snow-bound travelers use to reach the slopes.

Wisconsin Gold Coupon Book Makes A Good Stocking Stuffer

The Wisconsin Ski Industries Association is offering a very affordable coupon book that is good for a lift ticket a...

Wilmot Mountain Has A Long Proud History

Wilmot Mountain, one of the oldest ski areas in the Heartland, has introduced thousands of Chicago skiers and rider...

Advertisement

Piste Map

Advertisement

Get More From OnTheSnow

Get snow reports, weather, forecasts, news and ski conditions for your favourite ski resorts.

Advertisement