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.
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  • 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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  • kbone77 (20th February 2008)

    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...

  • anonymous_user (18th February 2008)

    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...

  • jst2slk ( 8th February 2008)

    I was at Kirkwood this past week and this place has the best snow conditions in Cali bar none. Great runs, great people. The back side allows the avid boa...

  • anonymous_user ( 1st February 2008)

    Been to "The Wood" many times and am planning to be there next week I live in Vancouver BC less then 2 hours drive from Whistler/Blackcomb have skied all ov...

  • anonymous_user (28th January 2008)

    This resort is wicked!! I would have to say my favorite resort in Northern CA. The elevation is pretty high thus the snow quality is alot better. The resort...

  • anonymous_user (12th January 2008)

    Kirkwood is one of the most incredible mountains you probably never heard of. If you are looking for epic apres ski.......Stay in south lake. If you want ep...

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