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Tyrol Basin Reviews


Very cheap, very small


Pros: Inexpensive, close to Madison

Cons: Small hill, archaic lifts

Since you can get am 8-hour lift ticket for as little as $15 on liftopia, Tyrol can be a very good bargain depending on what you're looking for. I have no interest in the terrain park, so there isn't a whole lot here to keep me entertained. A couple of the black diamonds (Twister, Yodeler) can be fun if there's no lift line and you can run laps.   I come to Tyrol when I'm skiing with my 4-year-old son because it's a bargain. Ski lessons are pretty inexpensive here compared to other nearby resorts, as is equipment rental for kids. Tyrol only puts 2 kids per instructor if they're 5 or younger. Since my son is 4, he typically ends up getting a private lesson. Yesterday we went and...
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