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Okay, but Pricey

Wilmot recently remodeled part of their facilities, so it's nicer than it used to be, but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
japapuss
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Evanston, Illinois
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Nice place for beginners skiing and for middle skiers (not advanced), convenient location near Chicago

love going to this place if you are in the Chicago area. Although slopes are for beginners mainly... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
Rfneira
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Chicago, Illinois
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Since 1938, Wilmot Mountain has enchanted families as one of the Midwest’s premier Winter destinations for snowsport activities. Just a short drive away from Chicago and Milwaukee, they have made skiing, snowboarding, and tubing an easy, accessible...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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11931 Fox River Rd, Wilmot, WI 53192
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wilmot Mountain hosted Special Olympic athletes today for their skiing competition. We were thrilled to see how much new snow had been made and the conditions on the course we perfect. Every employee was smiling, helpful, and courteous and the food was outstanding as well....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wilmot recently remodeled part of their facilities, so it's nicer than it used to be, but considering the price of the lift tickets ($63 for adults) compared to what you get for it, it's expensive. Equipment rentals are not cheap either. If nothing else, being...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

I've been going to WIlmot since I was a baby and I can tell you Vail did nothing for it except raise the prices, an 80$ ticket is not worth it when the tickets on real mountains cost $100. I highly recommend Alpine Valley instead!(...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Patricia K
Reviewed April 8, 2018

love going to this place if you are in the Chicago area. Although slopes are for beginners mainly, there are a few challenging options and it is very convenient with excellent service (fast) and not so crowded. Prices are reasonable and yo can get season...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Me and my boyfriend went here for the weekend and had a great time. Apparently the day we went was their 80th anniversary so we had to wait an hour and a half to rent our snowboards. Apparently the ticket line was long too but...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank jnmaresca
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Great option for skiing with your family and friends. The staff is very polite and the place provides skiing options for all people who knows how to ski or not. And if you do not want to ski, you can enjoy it by a fire...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Paulo S
Reviewed February 27, 2018

EPIC FAIL for CHILDREN'S SKI LESSONS. RIPOFF! AVOID!! I am really disappointed with my children's lessons at Wilmot. My three children have previously had one full day lesson at Copper Mountain Colorado before and we told the instructors that before they began. Before the lesson...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank JohnSnowisADragon
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Went to Wilmot to try a different ski area. We live in the Sheboygan/Green Bay area so we usually go to Little Switzerland, Cascade Mountain, Devils head, granite peak or up north. We took a chance and headed south. I wouldn't call this place terrible....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Good ski spot close to Chicago. -Quick (about hour) drive from downtown Chicago. -Ski runs are short, but fun and interesting. There are some good areas for jumps and tricks as well. -Rental equipment was a bit old and could use an update. The rental...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Aaron G
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Its a really small hill. I think it's a perfect place to learn or take kids. The places is nice and everyone is friendly. My main complaint is small runs which I would compare to indoor skiing in Dubai.

Date of experience: February 2018
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JanelleAy
January 30, 2016|
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The Wilmot Tubing Hill is not at the Ski Hill. It has a separate Tubing Lodge that has Washrooms for the guests. It also has a Snack Food Bar for things like Pizza, Hot Dogs, Chicken Tenders and more. There is a Beer and... More
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Laura A
December 28, 2014|
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Ya, they have a store that sells a bunch of different winter clothes but is VERY expensive.. I'd say shop ahead of time
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