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Ski Whitecap Mountain Reviews

Positive Reviews


One of the Best in the Midwest


Pros: Natural Beauty, Amble Snow, Steeps, No Crowds

Cons: Basic infrastructure, long drive

Arguably, this is the best overall ski area in the whole Midwest.  Boyne has the best groomers, Lutsen the longest runs, Bohemia the steepest.  Whitecap isn’t the best at any one thing but is close to the best in each of these categories:   200” of snow means powder days are common Great natural beauty with runs winding through the woods and 3 individual peaks Steepest runs only surpassed at Bohemia Long groomed runs 4 great additional ski areas nearby to explorer (Indianhead, Big Powderhorn, Black Jack and Porkies)   Expect a very basic lodge.  It kind of feel like the whole place hasn't had significant investment since the 70's.  Everything works...
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Negative Reviews


Maize skiing


Pros: very varied aspects of mountain

Cons: difficult to ski to car

I enjoyed a nice afternoon getting lost on their several peaks. Very disorienting Resort.   I escaped to write this review!! It's a funky little place, certain to be crowded on weekends.