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Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings, MN 55033-8760
+1 651-436-5245
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Best option

It is Midwest skiing and yes it is not the mountains but in terms of options for the Midwest it is... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Mendota Heights, Minnesota
via mobile
Good place to ski

This was our first time skiing... (well at least for myself and my two children). The people at... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Palm Bay, Florida
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Large recreation area is loaded with outdoor fun including downhill ski runs, and an 18-hole golf course.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings, MN 55033-8760
+1 651-436-5245
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

It is Midwest skiing and yes it is not the mountains but in terms of options for the Midwest it is the best ski resort within an hour of the twin cities.

Thank TFH1978
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This was our first time skiing... (well at least for myself and my two children). The people at Afton Alps were pleasant (in the ticketing area). I do not know what an average price to ski was but I thought it was kind of pricey...More

Thank Lovin_lifealways1313
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is a great place with terrain for every level of skiing skills. Was recently purchased by Vail Resorts and they did tons of upgrades to the property. Most noticeable are the new snow making machines which make much better snow. Also, the machines are...More

Thank Indiana H. P
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is not the best place to ski in MW but has been purchased by Vail and is apart of the Epic pass. The main area around Hastings, Woodbury-St.Paul, is not bad and offers quite a few breweries to enjoy apres ski. The conditions were...More

Thank Kendra G
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This was our first time skiing at this establishment with our kids. We have been to other resorts but this place was extremely organized, very streamlined and clean! We loved it. The process was so organized as you moved from one station to another. The...More

Thank MeganG6457
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We signed our grandkids up for a 1/2 day lesson to give them a good start. The instructors were great and both girls had a good time while learning the basics. After the lesson, we spent a couple of hours on the beginner hills. We...More

Thank Peggy P
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Great place for people of different skiing abilities since there are many hills to pick from. The main chalet is a bit old and the food selection is the traditional burgers and pizza geared towards teens. If you want to eat on the healthier side,...More

Thank mamalulutoo
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Early season skiing. Full ticket price for less than half the runs open. Runs that were open we're in good shape.

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I wasn't able to go skiing, but I was able to see the lifts and talk to the local staff on this local jewel located very close to theTwin cities. The grounds are part of a golf course that are quite lush and scenic.

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We went skiing at Afton yesterday, a busy Saturday in February. The sun was out and crowds were beginning to build. The snow had been groomed and was in great condition in the morning, even in the Highlands (which melts first). Hill 7 (black diamond)...More

Thank CaptTrouble
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17 June 2016|
Response from Abby H | Property representative |
Thanks for reaching out, Diane. We do not have lift access in the summer, but we do have a beautiful golf and footgolf course to enjoy.