|| || Excellent ski hill to bring the kids to, huge number of lifts that serve all abilities which is important when you have kids because they're all at different ages all the time. There's always a perfect lift for everyone in the family. Says Michael.|
Afton Alps has so many runs, you'll never get bored. Great skiing for the whole family, mainly easy runs but there are a few hard ones too. I recommend this ski area to anyone who likes to ski. Says Nancy.
This ski area has an ok variety of slopes and a lot of good good ski lifts. There's 250 acres of skiing land, and it's all in delightful condition. On this hill you'll come across 41 different runs; it's a tremendous mixture. The
|yearly snowfall of 4 feet doesnít sound like a heap, but it's relatively reasonable. This ski resort has a much lower than average share of hard trails and a much higher than average proportion of beginner and intermediate slopes. Afton Alps is a great ski mountain with an average altitude difference if compared to other mid west ski resorts. The 18 ski lifts here are fun to take a ride with. The skiing and the snowboarding in this region is so much fun through || ||
the winter. Getting a pleasant workout and just being on the runs for a while are pleasant reasons to come. Afton Alps gets lighter than average snow every season. The 350 foot drop from top to bottom is unsurprisingly not that much
to brag about, but Afton Alps compensates for it with other things. The wintertime in Minnesota is the most marvelous time of the year for skiing or snowboarding. This is a popular ski mountain for skiers from Red Wing. This is a
good site for young and old with loads of blue and green slopes. Afton Alps has a good pick of slopes to suit all abilities; there's no way to get bored here. The trailmap on this web page will give you a good idea what Afton Alps
is like. There are many nice lodgings to select from, but if you donít have reservations, you might end up sleeping in your automobile.
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.|
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, 15 miles away|
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, 29 miles away|
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Buck Hill, Minnesota
, 35 miles away|
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, 40 miles away|
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20% Expert & Adv.
Mount Kato, Minnesota
, 93 miles away|
240 foot drop, 8 lifts, 19 runs
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Spirit Mountain, Minnesota
, 100 miles away|
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30% Expert & Adv.
| ||Whitewater Near Afton Alps ski area:|
Vermilion River, Dakota
, 8 miles away, Class II-III+ - 0.5 miles long (Falls to Old Mill in Hastings)|
Apple River, St.Croix
, 16 miles away, Class I-II - 2 miles long (Somerset)|
St. Croix River, Polk
, 29 miles away, Class II-III - 0.2 miles long (Taylors Falls)|