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Good, varied terrain

There is good, varied terrain and pretty scenery available for the during-the-week skier. You... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
CaptTrouble
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Hudson, Wisconsin
Pleasantly surprised!

I visited for the first time on President's Day weekend. We arrived around noon and the ski rental... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Rowerchick
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Des Moines, Iowa
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Ranked as a "superior ski and snowboarding resort" by Ski Magazine, this area boasts 50 runs, terrain parks and a one-half pipe on Ski Bob.
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26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch, MN 55089-4470
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went skiing here early in the morning on a weekday. Short lines and uncrowded slopes. Toward 1 pm we skied down to the East Chalet, the "Madd Jaxx" chalet. We waited for about 15 minutes for our food but it was good. We split...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

There is good, varied terrain and pretty scenery available for the during-the-week skier. You don't have to go on the weekends to ski on enjoyable terrain, like at other local ski areas. Employees are friendly and the lift lines are short during the week, except...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank CaptTrouble
Reviewed 22 March 2018

This was our first visit to Red Wing and Welch Village. It was midweek and we thought the prices were reasonable purchasing lift tickets online ahead of time. Unfortunately, not all areas are open during the week but the lack of crowds made up for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank InTheMidwest4Life
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Best terrain for skiing, best lifts, best grooming, and the best food. Unfortunately all of the ski areas in Midwest suffer from dated chalets. The food prices have gone up here over the past few years, but are still much less than Afton Alps, but...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank mspreh
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Overall this is a good place to ski located relatively close (hour to 45 minute drive) to the Twin Cities. All the people here were very friendly from the ticket seller to the guys in the rental shop to the lift operators. The ski slopes...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank SonofAslan
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I visited for the first time on President's Day weekend. We arrived around noon and the ski rental was out of poles and helmets (which we got a couple hours later as others turned them in.) They said it was one of the busiest days...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Rowerchick
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Couldn't wait to ski fresh snow. Rare this year!! Just got 10" snow, but cant ski until 3 pm!! Whats with that!!?? I don't understand the hours..??

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Cary F
Reviewed 21 January 2018

This was our first visit to Welch Village. The temperatures were very cold (windchill with negative degrees). That being said, it was hard to do many runs for long without needing to warm up. The lodge I would consider mediocre. Food was available for purchase...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Lovin_lifealways1313
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Welch Village is in a beautiful part of MN and the ski runs offer something for everyone! We had our 2 daughters with us who were skiing for the 1st time (ages 9 & 10). They took the 2-hour lesson in the morning and then...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Liz R
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Welch Village is the perfect place for a ski day! Aweseome time, lots od runs pleanty of chair lifts.

Date of experience: February 2017
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