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Mad River Mountain

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Address: Bellefontaine, OH
Phone Number: 800.231.7669
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Sun 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:30 pm

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Great place for the whole family.

We love the snow tubing area, they are open early, and stay open late too... The Mountain is the place to be to ski... as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
Scott N
Urbana, Ohio
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Bellefontaine, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my husband went last winter. It was a cold, windy day, but they have an outside fire burning and a building with snack bar and restrooms to warm up in. The people working were very helpful and assisted in every phase from conveyor up the hill to the push off going down the hill. Lots of fun for... More 

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Urbana, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

We love the snow tubing area, they are open early, and stay open late too... The Mountain is the place to be to ski... as well.

Thank Scott N
Monclova, Ohio
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Mad River Mountain is the best winter tubing place to go. I highly recommend taking the whole family there. Even my 10 year old daughter who has Down Syndrome had a blast. I am 55 and had as much fun as my kids, if not more! It is a great experience.

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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

They do the best with the vert they have. Terrain park is the best I've seen outside of a real mountain.

Thank Garth P
Grove City, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We loved our ski club trips to Mad River. Amy was very helpful with this being our first year. The staff was very helpful with the ski lessons. Everything was much better than we had anticipated! I already have kids asking me about next year.

Thank Ski_Club_Advisor
Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This is my second season up north. Last year was my first season on the snow. I have a 3 year old and a 5 year old. I have been going to Mad River since the '13-'14 season. I have a RFID (direct to lift) season pass. I go at least once per week and sometimes 2-3 times depending on... More 

Thank AClaybon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

If you want a ski place close to where you live in Ohio this is the best place to go. Lift lines are very short unless you hit a snowy/sunny Saturday, but still, they are not outrageous. Be aware, it is definitely NOT a mountain, it is a hill, you cannot get fatigued going down the runs b/c they are... More 

Thank Laura N
Celina, Ohio
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Stay away on week nights when all the school kids are there. Many of the kids are out of control and unsupervised.

Thank kimd592015
Wapakoneta, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This resort rocks! They are true professionals that care about people! If you email they respond, if you call they call back, if you ask they find an answer! The trials and runs are always groomed and ready to go!

Thank Joe W
Columbus, Ohio
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Not a lot of altitude in Ohio, but my kids learned here and can ski/ride anywhere with the skills they have learned. Love coming here on winter weekends and being outside. They do a great terrain park!

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