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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
  • 3.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.5
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.3
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.7
  • Overall Value
  • 3.8

81 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (46)
  • 56
  • 4 Star Reviews (24)
  • 29
  • 3 Star Reviews (7)
  • 8
  • 2 Star Reviews (4)
  • 4
  • 1 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

If you're not an expert, go to heavenly, homewood, northstar or pretty much any other Tahoe mtn. If you are an expert, get here now! Think Silverton, CO o...

  • 3.7

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  • 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...

  • anonymous_user ( 3rd April 2007)

    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...

  • anonymous_user (24th February 2007)

    Well, I personally enjoy the ritzy atmosphere here at Kirkwood. They extremely well priced services with a touch of home mixed in here and there. The staf...

  • anonymous_user (24th February 2007)

    I love Kirkwood!!!!!!! Me and my homiez chill there all the teime!!!!!!! The K facta ROCKS the HEOUSSSSSEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Don't go anywhere else, ...

  • anonymous_user (10th February 2007)

    Three years ago I wanted to go to any other park rather than Kirkwood. Reasons? More entertainment, larger area and more famous name. Thanks to my husband (...

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