Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Alyeska Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 30%
  • Beginner
  • 11%
  • Families
  • 30%
  • Intermediate
  • 30%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 30%
  • Advanced
  • 30%

Helpful Highlights:

I have lived in Anchorage, AK my entire life and have gone skiing at Aly every weekend and break. So I'm bias! There's so much land to ski and not enough h...

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  • 4

    Home away from home

    by luvsun&snow - 26th November 2012

    Pros: Good snow, quick rides up, beautiful, NORTH FACE

    Cons: Has gotten more crowded over the years

    I have lived in Anchorage, AK my entire life and have gone skiing at Aly every weekend and break. So I'm bias! There's so much land to ski and not enough h... Full review

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  • 5

    snow baby snow!

    by skipuppy - 30th December 2011

    Pros: Skiing was magical

    Cons: Road from Anchorage to Girdwood a bit hairy. Drive safely when it's snowing!

    Stayed at the Alyeska & it is beautiful. We stayed over Christmas weekend & it snowed every day. Girdwood is a charming little town and I very much enjoye... Full review

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  • 5

    You want snow? They have SNOW!

    by alaskasnow - 30th December 2011

    Pros: Outrageously beautiful, outrageously fun

    Cons: Train from Anchorage needs to increase ski trip runs

    For the reviewer who complained back in 2008 that Alyeska needs to expand and build more, I'd just like to say.. you haven't been up there lately! :-O ... Full review

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  • 5

    The place for steeps and quad workouts

    by John Petraitis - 2nd December 2009

    Pros: Short lines, steep runs, 700+ inches

    Cons: Flat light in January, wet snow

    Full disclosure here: for whatever it is worth, this is my hometown resort and I love this place, and have grown to love it even more after skiing some reso... Full review

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  • 4

    food and food service

    by ronaldandlola - 26th August 2009

    Pros: views from Seven Glaciers breathtaking

    Cons: service in Seven Glaciers medicore, food average

    We arrived at the hotel after a long trip from Fairbanks which included some sightseeing. Very tired, we decided on quick showers and dinner at another res... Full review

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  • 5

    sunday the 22

    by chadwicksmith23 - 23rd March 2009

    Pros: 20 plus inches

    Cons: none

    They groomed all trails last night so the runs today was supurbcan't wait to go tomorrow,hopefully not as many kids... Full review

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