User-Generated Reviews for Kirkwood

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Kirkwood to better plan your ski trip. Kirkwood reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All Mtn. Terrain
  • 60
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • 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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  • 5

    Super conditions at Kirkwood

    by shawn1 - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Shredding this month. Great events

    Cons: It is a short drive from the valley

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

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  • 5

    Kirkwood grown

    by mrgoalkey - 25th March 2011

    Pros: Choices oh the choices, little to no gapers, beautiful, powder central, difficult terrain for anyone

    Cons: really 1 high speed lift, Best terrain is not easily returned from. too much powder

    My home town ski resort. Little to no nightlife. Its all about those who want to ski and board. Lots of mapping needed if new because of flat spots and trav... Full review

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  • 5

    Kirkwood Review

    by anonymous_user - 3rd April 2007

    Pros:

    Cons:

    As an east coast resident and a 20+ year skier (NC, VA, WV, only), I had always longed to "go out west" to experience the real powder. Some of our family bo... Full review

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  • 5

    Mona Lisa

    by Lemmon2004 - 10th February 2010

    Pros: Base Elevation, Size of Mountain, Snow Fall

    Cons: Day Pass Prices, few slow lifts, Avalanche Zones Highway 88

    KIRKWOOD is a all-around mountain but would favor the intermediate rider to expert. Their location and high base elevation makes them a top resort in snowf... Full review

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  • 5

    Kirkwood Review

    by anonymous_user - 25th February 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    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

    Best Powder Day

    by hayley_finkelstein - 16th November 2009

    Pros: Lots of bowls and amazing powder runs

    Cons: Hard to get to. Village is lacking

    Definitely one of my favorite spots in Tahoe. With fresh powder, no resort beats it. The steep elevation leads into a wide variety of bowls with insanely fu... Full review

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