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Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area

8800 Chalet Rd, Bloomington, MN 55438-1209
+1 763-694-7800
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Summer visit

I visited in the summer. Beautiful grounds and the restaurant is open for lunch. Great place to... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Eagle River, Alaska
Ski in the city

Located in the heart of Twin Cities, close to major freeway - 3 chairlifts, great for children... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Dave W
Bloomington, Minnesota
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Located within the 1,000-acre Hyland Park Reserve, this recreational area attracts downhill and snowboard ski enthusiasts.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“twin cities” (2 reviews)
“terrain” (3 reviews)
“lessons” (2 reviews)
8800 Chalet Rd, Bloomington, MN 55438-1209
+1 763-694-7800
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I visited in the summer. Beautiful grounds and the restaurant is open for lunch. Great place to have lunch!

Thank jsk60
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Located in the heart of Twin Cities, close to major freeway - 3 chairlifts, great for children beginning, and, senior citizens (special rate). Great new lodge at base. Small vertical (180 feet), but Olympian skiers have started her

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Hyland is a close to home option that is good for kids. The food there is better than expected and the lessons are good for beginners. If you are looking for more advanced instruction you might consider other options.

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Close to the twin cities, hylands is a perfect place to start skiing. However, I got no attention from instructors and they have poor control of entrance and exit. There are good options for experienced, but the strong point is the spot for children and...More

Thank rodrigocamargomd
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Skiing is something new for my family and Hyland Ski Area was a good place to ski without a huge crowd. I found the lift tickets to be less expensive than some other areas that we had skied at. There is even an evening price...More

Thank Lovin_lifealways1313
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Extremely rude and arrogant management. Very unclear rules about tickets and rental costs. Absolutely not recommended for first timers who are just looking for an evening of fun, unless you want to be duped, confused, threatened by authority and embarrassed in public.

Thank k17kitkat
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We live close by so we've been going to Hyland for years. Just recently the chalet has been beautiful renovated, more or less rebuilt. Since the renovation there has been a huge amount of improvements. Much more space to hang out and eat snacks and...More

Thank cat v
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This place is tons of fun for children of all ages. We bring all of the kids (3-19) and everyone enjoys going. The big kids climb around with the little kids and like that they fit and they younger kids love climbing and exploring. The...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

We recently enrolled our 6 year old in ski lessons at Hyland and found it to be an affordable fun place. The instructors did a great job and had him skiing fairly well by the end of his last lesson. My wife and I decided...More

1  Thank PJ W
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is a great park with enormous children's play ground and fountain. The park is also great to walk around and have picnic

Thank ldjsun
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