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.
  • 2.9
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced/Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.4
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1.4
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.3
  • Overall Value

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...

  • 2.9

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  • skigr8t ( 2nd February 2009)

    The lift ticket is affordable even for a whole day. Have not experienced a long wait at the lift lines. ...

  • anonymous_user ( 3rd March 2008)

    As an absolute, never-had-skis-on-my-feet novice, I got talked into going to Donner for my first experience, and was expecting pretty much what everyone her...

  • anonymous_user (28th February 2008)

    If you are an affluent "skier" who cares more for slopeside condos, preppy shops, and fancy restaurants than the actual sport itself, then please don't read...

  • anonymous_user (29th December 2007)

    Donner is a great place for kids, first timers ect... Price right for lift tickets and for rental equipment. If you never snowboard or put on skis, check o...

  • swissnowtiger (23rd September 2007)

    DSR rocks for its size!! Not as big as others in the area, it has some great drop-offs and is almost as much of a challenge in them as Alpine, Squaw, or Sug...

  • huck180 (14th May 2007)

    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...

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