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Bittersweet Ski Resort

600 River Rd, Otsego, MI 49078-9616
+1 616-694-2820
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Powder was nice, but Ice not so much.

Heres a review a little late in the season but I wanted to out it out there. Had a group event... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
David J
Fallbrook, California
Great spring skiing

I would say the snow making crew had done an outstanding job of managing the snow with the season... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
jay w
via mobile
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Located in the Kalamazoo River Valley, this ski area offers day and night skiing and snowboarding, plus a high-speed detachable quad chair lift.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice job” (2 reviews)
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600 River Rd, Otsego, MI 49078-9616
+1 616-694-2820
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Heres a review a little late in the season but I wanted to out it out there. Had a group event this past January and we had a nice time. We went with a few beginners and there were a few icy spots but overall...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I would say the snow making crew had done an outstanding job of managing the snow with the season we had this year. Keep up the good work.

Thank jay w
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

For Michigan it is okay, but overall not great. Overpriced and not great deals. The jumps in terrain parks were not sized or spaced properly. I understand it was a bad winter for skiing but quality did not hold up.

Thank Klark K
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

The runs are nice and challenging. It is a great place to ski in central Michigan. Keep in mind that the runs aren't as long as the ones in Colorado but it's a great place for beginners! They have some great bunny hills and easy...More

Thank Jillyjillyjilly
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This place is a good option for people in Southern MI, Indiana, Ohio, and Illinois. It's only 2 hours drive from Ann Arbor, and there are plenty of hotels in the area. It's a good place for beginners. They offer ski and snowboard lessons for...More

Thank Nam V
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Our family spent the day at Bittersweet. We rented equipment and paid for the hour group lessons. My teen boys chose to snow board and my husband & I skied. The instructors were timely and very helpful. They took time with each individual to help...More

Thank Ratings1234
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Bittersweet does a nice job keeping the snow when temperatures are cold enough. Their employees are typically friendly. I would love to see the employees not smoke when outside

Thank Wolverine514
Reviewed 22 February 2016

My family and I visited Bittersweet for a ski trip in February 2016. We had been there before and decided it was worth the return trip! The check in process is very smooth and easy to navigate through. The staff are very friendly and informative,...More

2  Thank Lanzen
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

We had a blast! I did not want to go and wouldn't have had my daughter not put it on our calendar two months previously. Boy was I glad we went. Lots of great runs with skill levels from bunny to black diamond. Plenty of...More

1  Thank Kurt H
Reviewed 16 February 2016

It was my family's first time skiing the instructors were great! The prices were reasonable and the skiing was fun! Nice friendly people and the bbq was the best jalapeno burger!.

1  Thank Raysa G
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Brian P
2 February 2016|
Response from mwfriederichs | Reviewed this property |
Yes, outside food is allowed. There is a "picnic" section upstairs in the lodge for those who wish to bring their own food. I don't know if there are electrical outlets where you could plug in a crockpot though.