Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Heavenly Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 3.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 54%
  • Beginner
  • 20%
  • Families
  • 54%
  • Intermediate
  • 59%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 47%
  • Advanced
  • 42%

Helpful Highlights:

The best way to ski heavenly is with an annual pass. With 25 days under my skis the daily cost is about $13 per day. I'm glad the price for visitors is ex...

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  • 4


    by Mountainbilly - 24th October 2010

    Pros: Casino's, Views, Facilities

    Cons: Crowds, Crowds, Crowds

    Heavenly is a great ski resort for a family of occasional skiers. This mountain would be so awsome if they limited the amount of people. There was decent ... Full review

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  • 5

    Group Trip to Heavenly

    by bigw1313 - 2nd April 2010

    Pros: Great mix of terrain

    Cons: Bad line waitng for gondola on the way down

    The skiing at Heavenly lived up to the resort name. There was a great mix of groomers, bowls, trees and some awesome bump runs (Gunbarrel comes to mind). ... Full review

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  • 3

    Big, Bad Heavenly

    by timzheng - 24th March 2010

    Pros: great view, vast acreage

    Cons: crowded; complex lift system

    One of Tahoe's signature resorts, Heavenly provides top-class amenities, stunning views of Lake Tahoe, and, if you're staying at Harrah's, a short walk to t... Full review

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  • 3


    by craigerv - 22nd March 2010

    Pros: Snow Quality, Excellent Views

    Cons: Horrible Catwalks, Average Terrain, Overpriced

    This was my first time at Heavenly and I must say, I was a little disappointed. Arrived in Tahoe about 2 days after a storm reportedly dropped 2-2.5ft of s... Full review

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  • 4

    Two states' worth of variety

    by perrmj02 - 17th March 2010

    Pros: Huge resort, tons of options

    Cons: Crowded in the main areas

    Heavenly is a huge mega-resort, serving tons of holiday skiers that crowd up the main areas (Sky Express in CA, Dipper Express in NV). If you stay away fro... Full review

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  • 2

    Snowboarder's Hell

    by schupp411 - 13th March 2010

    Pros: Views

    Cons: Flat terrain

    If you're a snowboarder, stay away. There is a ton of flat terrain as well as a lot of uphill spots. I did a ton of walking/skating trying to get around the... Full review

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