Thousands of votes came in over the last couple of weeks, as we tried to find the best ski area in the state. Places a little closer to metro like Wild Mountain got huge support on Facebook. But the spot with the most votes lies just an hour from the Canadian border — Lutsen Mountains on Lake Superior’s North Shore.
There’s Lutsen, Buck Hill, Welch Village, Wild Mountain, Afton Alps, and many others. But we want to know: Which of Minnesota’s ski areas is your favorite?
A four-person ski lift at Duluth’s Spirit Mountain had to be evacuated after breaking down.