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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
  • 3
  • 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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  • 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. ...

  • 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 ...

  • Shelley (14th March 2014)

    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...

  • smills (30th December 2009)

    We went at peak season after Christmas. We went on the first day to Alpine Meadows. Alpine is nice, but the lines to puchase tickets were 40+ minutes long. ...

  • anonymous_user (31st March 2008)

    I just started riding a skibike. I had the best snow conditions and experience riding through the trees on Thu., 2/20, of my entire winter season. Had sno...

  • anonymous_user (11th January 2008)

    If you're a snob and care more about what you're wearing and need to been seen putting on a snow-show, then bypass Donner and stay with your own kind at Squ...

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