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Donner Ski Ranch Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Donner Ski Ranch

Planning a ski trip to Donner Ski Ranch? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Donner Ski Ranch stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Donner Ski Ranch review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.6

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 4
  • Intermediate
  • 3.6
  • Expert
  • 2.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.9
  • Family Friendly
  • 4
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.4
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.2
  • Overall Value
  • 4.2

70 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (40)
  • 57
  • 4 Star Reviews (26)
  • 37
  • 3 Star Reviews (4)
  • 5
  • 2 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0
  • 1 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

Nice family oriented, low key, good prices..nice view of Donner Lake at the top. Nice lodge on the backside to stop and have a meal, drink, etc....

  • 3.6

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  • Rodney Jason ( 6th November 2016)

    Donner ski Ranch is by far one of the best places in the Sierras to go with your family. We take our family there 3 to 4 times a year and I've never been di...

  • Leah Campbell ( 6th November 2016)

    DSR is a favorite spot for locals because it's the only family run resort left in the area, has great prices and a variety of terrain without long lines. It...

  • Safiya ( 6th November 2016)

    Great climate and vibes. Love this spot. Everyone who works there is kind, cool, and friendly. Food and beer is priced appropriately and delicious after bei...

  • Stephanie J ( 6th November 2016)

    We have been coming to this resort for a long time & even after trying other places, we always come back here. ...

  • Fran Pepoon ( 6th November 2016)

    We ski regularly in the Tahoe area and often passed by Donner Ski Ranch. A number of friends recommended it to us, and we are glad we checked it out. This s...

  • Michelle ( 6th November 2016)

    I learned to ski at Donner Ski Ranch 40 years ago. It was the only mountain I felt safe to let my 13 year take to the slopes alone this past season. I love ...

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