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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.
  • 3.5

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
  • 3.9
  • Intermediate
  • 3.5
  • Expert
  • 2.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.9
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.4
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.3
  • Overall Value
  • 4.1

71 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (41)
  • 57
  • 4 Star Reviews (26)
  • 36
  • 3 Star Reviews (4)
  • 5
  • 2 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0
  • 1 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

Go here on pow days. Skip Sugar Bowl. They might struggle to open, but once they do you'll have guaranteed fresh turns all day long....

  • 3.5

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  • 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...

  • anonymous_user ( 9th February 2007)

    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...

  • Mike Fyfe (21st November 2016)

    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....

  • Haffassa Tempts (16th November 2016)

    DSR is close and easy to get to, the rates are low, and it doesn't get crowded. The best part is that I can wake up late, assess the weather and snow cover...

  • Marsha (13th November 2016)

    Great for families. Great for freshies days after other resorts are skied out. Affordable lift tickets and beer! ...

  • Dan ( 8th November 2016)

    LOVE this place! Probably best bang for the buck in Tahoe. Used to go here mid-week all the time when we lived closer to Tahoe. It was a great sized mounta...

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