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Alpine Valley Resort Reviews

Positive Reviews


Three High Speed Quads for Quick Turns


Pros: Proximity to Milwaukee & Chicago

Cons: 400 ft of Vert

AV is my home hill because of its proximity to Milwaukee. I gave it a rating relative to WI ski hills NOT to resorts outside of the Midwest. AV offers about 20 runs with 3 runs listed black at 20-22 degree pitch consistently from top to bottom. Everything else tapers off to a much more gentle pitch from there. It is MUCH MORE consistent pitch than both Cascade & Granite Peak offering a true vertical vs those two in comparison. They have 3 high speed quads for quick turns to get many runs in during the week. It can be VERY crowded during the weekends due to its location near Chicago & Milwaukee. MANY novice skiers during the weekends so beware! Weeknights is another story, wide...
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Negative Reviews


AlpineValley WIS


Pros: I've skiied worse

Cons: Typical Midwest day-tripper spot

This place is a lot more famous for being a summer concert venue, and the site of the helicopter crash that killed Stevie Rae Vaughan than it is for the skiing. Haven't skied here in decades, so i have no idea what this place is like now.  For a Midwest day trip destination within an hour and a half of a big city, its better than a lot of alternatives