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Granite Peak

3605 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-9274
+1 715-845-2846
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Family friendly ski experience

Our first trip to Granite Peak with our young children in their first year of skiing. Staff was... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2016
Meg D
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Madison, Wisconsin
Best Ski Destination in Midwest - Hands Down!

Wonderful ski resort for the following reasons: 1) Great ski school for 6 and 8 year old 2) Long... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
KS1099
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Barrington, Illinois
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3605 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-9274
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

Our first trip to Granite Peak with our young children in their first year of skiing. Staff was friendly and the private lesson was fantastic for our 3 year old. Lots of beginner hills to choose from. Restaurant and ski lodge were really nice and...More

Thank Meg D
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Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Wonderful ski resort for the following reasons: 1) Great ski school for 6 and 8 year old 2) Long well groomed runs with variety of terrain. 3) Reasonable pricing.

Thank KS1099
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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Came here on Thursday and had a blast. It was cold, and a school day so the slopes were empty! Slopes were groomed, operators were friendly. The historic chalet was beautiful. Food was typical ski area fare: expensive but tasty. Parking was easy. Rental equipment...More

Thank Gymrep
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Reviewed 12 February 2016

Fast lifts and groomed runs. Wish there was enough staff to move lines along on busy days. We go weekly.

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Reviewed 8 February 2016

Great place to visit and great skiing for the Midwest. Lots of runs and nice new high speed lifts. They have nice terrain parks some challenging runs as well as some nice long cruising runs

Thank W2817TKjimd
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Reviewed 2 February 2016

Overall, being a less frequent skiier, this was just what I expected. The lift ticket is extremeely pricy, with a 1 day, all day ticket at about $85. There is a $10 discount offered if you ski Noon to close on Saturday. The attendents all...More

Thank Slavka M
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Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Open runs during the weekdays, well kept parking and walking paths. Lift attendants friendly. Food a bit pricy but expected.

Thank Alexschroeder
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Reviewed 25 January 2016

We skied Granite Peak on Sunday, Jan. 24th. We signed our youngest son up for an all-day lesson, and were very impressed by his progress by the end of the day. The two magic carpet lifts made things much easier for him than the typical...More

Thank KMacD626
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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

A very nice place to go ski for intermediate and advanced skiers. Over 70 runs, with almost half being black or double black diamonds. Most of those are just steep, not anything too crazy or super difficult as far as terrain. Two high speed lifts...More

Thank levinwest
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Reviewed 23 January 2016

No school today for our kids... decided to head to Granite for the afternoon. About 80 minutes from home. Price for the lift ticket for half of the day approx... $86. Got the daughter and her friend all situated and off to the chalet for...More

Thank DISNEYCHICKS
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Andrea S
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Spring Skiing is not too bad depending if temperatures hold enough so snow doesn't melt. Trust me its no fun at all ridding on a Slurpee. It make for a very wet and unpleasant experience. But if they blow fresh snow you... More
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