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.

Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 1.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 50%
  • Beginner
  • 19%
  • Families
  • 31%
  • Intermediate
  • 42%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 45%
  • Advanced
  • 50%

Helpful Highlights:

Great Resort for hardcores. Not for beginners/intermediates - yes, the terrains are OK, but, why would you go that far to ski beginner/intermedites? The r...

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    Kirkwood Review

    by belindajk - 27th February 2008

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    Husband and I rented a condo there for Sunday and Monday night and had a lovely time. All the staff we met were friendly and nice. The mid-week ski and stay... Full review

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  • 3

    Kirkwood Review

    by anonymous_user - 25th February 2008

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    I have never written any comments about a mountain that I have visited and I hope that I never have to write another, but this story deserves to be heard by... Full review

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    Kirkwood Review

    by anonymous_user - 25th February 2008

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    I was a North Lake Tahoe snob from the Bay Area since the early nineties. Discovered Kirkwood a few years ago after a brief hiatus with toddlers. It's abo... Full review

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  • 5

    Kirkwood Review

    by kbone77 - 20th February 2008

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    Been to Kirkwood a few times and enjoyed it every time. This is top 2 mountains I've riden and I've been all over. Lift lines are usually short and theres a... Full review

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  • 4

    Kirkwood Review

    by snowpalsdotorg - 20th February 2008

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    I'm a San Francisco Bay Area local so I've been skiing at Kirkwood for over a decade now. Kirkwood have some great runs for everyone (I love the 'wall' - e... Full review

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  • 5

    Kirkwood Review

    by anonymous_user - 18th February 2008

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    Was at Kirkwood during the Saturday of the President's weekend. It was a blast. The slopes were in decent shape, and due the size of the place, there were r... Full review

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