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
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.6
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 1.4
  • Terrain Park
  • 3
  • Value

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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...

  • 3.5

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  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • skiskydive (12th February 2009)

    Best snow, and some of the best skiing. Since the resort is higher elevation, it gets better snow. Also, since less people go here, there is less of a cro...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

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