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Kirkwood Resort Reviews

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.
  • 3.7

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
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.8
  • Expert
  • 3.8
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.7
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • Overall Value
  • 3.6

87 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (47)
  • 54
  • 4 Star Reviews (26)
  • 29
  • 3 Star Reviews (10)
  • 11
  • 2 Star Reviews (4)
  • 4
  • 1 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

Had the most amazing time today, the trails and slopes were awesome. The people were very helpful, one in particular was great very helpful his name was Mik...

  • 3.7

Displaying 49 - 54 of 86 Resort Reviews

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  • Bograt (12th January 2009)

    Checked web site and phoned for lift status. Told all open. Full price lift ticket. Only 3 lifts opened. Claimed all open. Lied...... ...

  • Ian Yuh ( 6th January 2009)

    Kirkwood is surely one of the best ski resort in the world! After a storm, it is packed with deep powder. The lift lines are short and there is no traffic a...

  • woodpecker (15th December 2008)

    On the outside Kirkwood looks to be a large stand alone destination resort with condos restaurants etc. It does have great snow and terrain as other commen...

  • dane Koncan ( 9th December 2008)

    I love this resort. It is not your usual resort, it's actually reasonably priced. Some of the best slopes in the state too! I have been to kirkwood a few ...

  • Jdfive (18th November 2008)

    I have had a Kirkwood Pass all 6 seasons, and I have at least doubled my money - skiing and riding Kirkwood at LEAST 15 times a season! Kirkwood's lines ar...

  • ski_hike ( 3rd October 2008)

    I was a pass holder at Kirkwood, and loved it. When I first moved to Reno years ago I heard people talk about kirkwood and how they had a pass and how far ...

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