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. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 46.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.0
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 9%
  • Beginner
  • 27%
  • Families
  • 36%
  • Intermediate
  • 27%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 9%
  • Advanced
  • 9%

Helpful Highlights:

Even though not much snow left, was a perfect and affordable place for my 2 girls to learn to ski. You cant beat equipment rental, lift ticket and lesson fo...

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    Donner Ski Ranch Review

    by anonymous_user - 20th May 2007

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    A great begginer-intermediat ski resort. What you see is what you get. Don't like it? Sugar bowl is across the street and twice as expensive.... Full review

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    Donner Ski Ranch Review

    by huck180 - 14th May 2007

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    Donner Ski Ranch is the place to be for a relaxing snowboarding experience. I always burn myself out at big resorts, trying to get my money's worth by ridi... Full review

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    Donner Ski Ranch Review

    by anonymous_user - 9th February 2007

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    Spending time wth my family is most important to me, and at Donner we are allowed to enjoy the slopes without the chaos of tons of people. I feel like a gue... Full review

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  • 4

    Donner Ski Ranch Review

    by anonymous_user - 8th February 2007

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    I have been going to Donner for a couple of years now and I have loved it! I've been with a group of friends and with my husband, and always been happy. T... Full review

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    Donner Ski Ranch Review

    by martylane - 28th November 2006

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    Donner Ski Ranch is the last of the blue collar ski areas in Tahoe. You will not share a lift with wealthy people from far away places at Donner Ski Ranch.... Full review

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    Donner Ski Ranch Review

    by FroDog - 24th October 2006

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    The mountain is less a place to see and more a place to ski. Norm's Run, off Chair 3, is a fall-line cruiser that stretches for three-... Full review

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