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

    STEEP AND DEEP

    by gkphi5 - 17th March 2009

    Pros: FANTASTIC VARIETY OF BOWLS AND CHUTES

    Cons: SLOW LIFTS

    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... Full review

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  • 5

    Kirkwood Review

    by anonymous_user - 24th October 2006

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    kirkwood is a great ski area. best snow in the sierra. sometimes hard to get too if the weather is bad but it's worth it once you arrive. our family can't... Full review

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  • 4

    For advanced riders

    by Joel Cho - 17th March 2010

    Pros: great snow, lack of crowds

    Cons: nothing else to do than ski

    If you love skiing in powder, then this is the place to go after a storm. But you really have to love skiing to be here - it's out of the way, nothing else... Full review

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  • 4

    Kirkwood Review

    by FroDog - 5th November 2006

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    Far from the maddening crowd, Kirkwood's mountain layout still appeals to the soul of skiers. Hip, singular and with the self-contained feel of a remote mou... Full review

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  • 4

    Kirkwood Review

    by gankmore - 20th December 2006

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    The sierras offer a wide array of ski experiences. Kirkwood isn't as upscale as Squaw, as family oriented as Northstar, or as accessable as SugarBowl, but K... 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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