Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Kirkwood

Planning a ski trip to Kirkwood? 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 Kirkwood 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 Kirkwood 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.
  • 3,5
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  • Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3,6
  • Family Friendly
  • 3,6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1,4
  • Terrain Park
  • 3
  • Overall Value

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I've skied Kirkwood with my family since 1999.Never have we regretted the ride from Lake Tahoe to there.If the snow is not that good at Heavenly,and we have...

  • 3,5

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  • pinkkid_2000 (18th March 2009)

    Never thought I'd actually ski here at Heavenly...usualy hit the other Tahoe resorts instead. But went to the Skiboarding Shredfest and we all went to Heave...

  • pinkkid_2000 (18th March 2009)

    Went to Kirkwood for Skiboarding Shredfest, had never been there before bu heard great things about it. Unfortunately the weather was really cruddy, but we ...

  • gkphi5 (17th March 2009)

    I visited Kirkwood in Feb 2009 for the first time and kept going back. I travelled to Lake Tahoe with my wife, father in law ( 71) . If you love getting int...

  • shawn1 (16th March 2009)

    Kirkwood is outstanding right now. The conditions are the best have ever seen there. Great events coming in the next two weeks there. Shawn...

  • lightning80 (16th March 2009)

    I went on the last day of a what felt like a week-long snow storm in the Sierras. It was supposed to clear up, but it didn't and snowed the whole day. But, ...

  • Vanessa (15th March 2009)

    So my only con, is also a pro because it means more of the tourists are going to get trapped "before" they make it to Kirkwood. Unless, of course, they've ...

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