Afton Alps Snowboarding

The 3rd most popular snowboarding destination in Minnesota.

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Close to the Twin Cities near Hastings in the St. Croix River Valley, the Afton Alps ski area has 37 snowboarding trails with wonderful vistas.

Directions from Bloomington, Eden Praire, Edina, Minnetonka:

a. Take Hwy 494 east to Maxwell (first exit after Mississippi River)

b. Take a left on Maxwell

c. Maxwell will turn into Bailey Rd

d. Take a right on County Rd. 20 (Military Rd.)

e. Follow the signs to Afton Alps.

Overall, Afton Alps is the 3rd most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 10 snowboarding resorts in Minnesota. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby Afton Alps including Buck Hill Ski Area, Elm Creek Ski Area and Theodore Wirth Park.

Afton Alps Ski Map

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Local Contact(s):  Afton Alps (612) 436-5245; MN Visitors (800) 657-3700.

Recommended Book:  "Snowboard Resort Guide 2016" from Chris Gill

Best Season:  Jan. - Feb.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Reference Source:  click here http://www.aftonalps.com/

GPS:  44.857, -92.791

Date Published:  12/31/2015

Date Updated:  8/15/2016

ID:  10848

Afton Alps Snowboarding Map