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

    sunday the 15

    by chadwicksmith23 - 17th March 2009

    Pros: steep

    Cons: too many people

    Had a great time shredding on sunday. That is an understatement,the day was perfect. So much sun,the runs were hard packed with mashed potatoes on top.... Full review

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  • 4

    A good northern option

    by danish - 16th February 2009

    Pros: no crowds

    Cons: limited beginner runs

    I am a former resident of Girdwood, the town in which Alyeska is located. The resort is small compared to other US resorts, but it gives you what you need.... Full review

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  • 4

    Alyesca Ski Resort

    by peter7777777 - 20th December 2008

    Pros: Short lines, nice hill

    Cons: no night life

    My trip to alyeska was amazing. The lodges were great. The hill was average size with lot and lots of snow. The lines were extremely short and most of th... Full review

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  • 4

    Diversify your trip

    by Snowmonger - 4th December 2008

    Pros: Alyeska Hotel is superb with most everything

    Cons: Go beyond the hotel to eat

    A good sized group of us planned a trip last year that fell in line with the Fur Rendevouz and Iditarod Dog Sled Race start in Anchorage. Alyeska is a rela... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice, just needs more development

    by bwm30 - 14th October 2008

    Pros: Steep, not crowded, TONS of snow, economical

    Cons: small, no nightlife, not much variety, lifts are slow

    I went to Alyeska with 3 friends in April of 2008 and overall we had a great time. It is a very family-friendly place (although we were not with children) a... Full review

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  • 5

    Alyeska Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 16th March 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    Ok i will break down my review into each category rated: Family friendly: Alyeska is extremely family friendly, you see parents teaching 2 and 3 year old... Full review

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