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

    Alyeska Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th March 2008

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    The deck was stacked in my favor, but I had one of the best days I have had in a long time. I flew to Alaska on business from CA and had a spare day left o... Full review

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  • 2

    Alyeska Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th March 2008

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    Mediocre at best. Although steep, it has no variety. You'll be bored after a day. No trees but incredible views. The hotel is nice. Nightlife is small but f... Full review

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  • 5

    Alyeska Resort Review

    by gcantwell - 19th February 2008

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    Wow! What a great place to ski. Ski being the key word here. No lift lines, no glitter and glitz, no rude people just skiing. The hotel is nice but it isn't... Full review

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  • 5

    Alyeska Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th February 2008

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    I lived and worked at Alyeska (lift crew) in the early 90's. Alyeska Resort is the only ski resort in the U.S. with an ocean view. Ok, somedays the conditio... Full review

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  • 1

    Alyeska Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 5th February 2008

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    This place is a waste of time. When they get snow all advanced/expert slopes are blocked off because of poor visibility or avalanche risk. Then the rain com... Full review

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  • 5

    Alyeska Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 15th January 2008

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    Grew up here, moved to the states to compete rode everywhere (almost), had to come back. It's AK all the way. Cold and dark, tons of snow, steep scary terra... Full review

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