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Alabama Snow Skiing

Did not try the slope but many were having a great time. If you can't travel to Colorado or... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2016
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Stay in a chalet

I made reservations several months in advance hoping that our kids would be able to ski for the... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2014
Headland al
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“north alabama”(2 reviews)
“snow”(10 reviews)
“southerners”(2 reviews)
This mountainous ski and golf resort is also home to a dude ranch.
County Road 614, Mentone, AL 35984
+1 256-634-4344
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Learn to ski in ALABAMA!!! ! This little area is the SECOND most southern Ski Area in the USA. Yes it is in the mountains of NORTH ALABAMA and the little hill with a 1200 " slope has taught tens of thousands of Southerners and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

The cabins close to the entrance had a few families in them and looked to be fair accommodations. We only drove around and the gofd course located here looks to no longer be operating. Since is spring there was no snow to judge the slope...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 845crystall
Reviewed 16 January 2018

My family and I went this past MLK weekend. They had to make snow overnight on Saturday for us to ski on Sunday. My children had never skied before so this was a good place to expose them to snow and skiing. The lift comes...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Jimmy B
Reviewed 25 December 2017

I wanted to visit this place during out trip but due to the higher temps no snow was being made. I wanted to review this based on how polite they are. I called and asked many question about the resort and the area in general...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank Jaycee7200
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Did not try the slope but many were having a great time. If you can't travel to Colorado or Gatlinburg you need to try this slope.

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank LBLACK54
Reviewed 28 May 2015

My husband and I go to Cloudmont almost every year. To be honest we have not been in the winter to ski but we have been in the fall. It is absolutely breath taking and the best place ever to go and relax. If at...More

Date of experience: October 2014
4  Thank Rhonda T
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Had a great time learning how to ski!!! The workers there was very nice and helpful!!!! Can't wait to go back next winter!!!!

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed 30 January 2015

Cloudmont is the only place in Alabama you can ski. While most of the time the snow is manufactured, it does provide a great way to spend a day. Cloudmont is also much less expensive than larger resorts so it is a great place to...More

Date of experience: January 2015
7  Thank Jennie C
Reviewed 31 December 2014

What a little gem tucked away on the road just past Desoto State park. No snow on the ground however snow makers stood ready to make snow at any time. Golfers where out and about.

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 22 December 2014 via mobile

I made reservations several months in advance hoping that our kids would be able to ski for the first time. I was told they could not guarantee skiing conditions because some years it is cold enough in December and some years it is not. As...More

Date of experience: December 2014
7  Thank Elttom
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