Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mountain High

Planning a ski trip to Mountain High? 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 Mountain High 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 Mountain High 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.

Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 51
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 41%
  • Beginner
  • 25%
  • Families
  • 16%
  • Intermediate
  • 39%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 20%
  • Advanced
  • 18%

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  • 3

    Mountain High-Close promity to LA - Rider-Centric

    by KalaniSurf - 20th January 2010

    Pros: EZ drive, lotsa jibs/jumps-helpful hosts-gr8 bar (Bullwheel)

    Cons: Rude Parking Attendants-long lift lines-thieves-West not for skiers

    Mtn High is only 45 mins away from our home (both to-and-from), thus we avoid the curvy 4hr long traffic jam drive back home from Bear (even though we prefe... Full review

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  • 2

    Resort? Seriously?

    by Reaper - 20th January 2010

    Pros: Quick drive from L.A

    Cons: Icy conditions,Crowded, no parking, tweakers

    I have no idea how this place can refer it's self as a resort. The trails are basically made out of ice rather than snow (bring your ice skates instead), th... Full review

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  • 1

    A Very Mediocre Experience

    by Duffman - 7th January 2010

    Pros: Fast lifts

    Cons: A total ice rink underneath the first layer of snow

    As a skier, I wasn't expecting much for going to a southern california mountain. But even with that in mind I was very dissapointed. You can't leave anyth... Full review

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  • 2

    not that great

    by Cinda - 31st December 2009

    Pros: easy driving access, good chicken burrito

    Cons: poor management, ticket lines, rental lines, lift operaters, WAY geared toward snowboarding

    My biggest complaint was the snowboarding jumps in the middle of every hill. You would be skiing down a mountain and realize that you were crossing above... Full review

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  • 2

    Very Close and Great in Cood Snow Conditions

    by droizen - 19th December 2009

    Pros: very close to L.A., some good runs, fantastic park

    Cons: no parking, very crowded, bad/expensive food, junkies WILL steal your stuff

    Overall Mountain High is a decent resort if you're going for a weekend or a day. Because its so close to L.A. it doesn't have the greatest of snow condition... Full review

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  • 5

    Realistically Sound Resort

    by pomonasi - 29th October 2009

    Pros: Close to LA, good E runs, jibs

    Cons: CROWDED and icy

    First of all, you really have to have realistic expectations when visiting one of the closest resorts to Los Angeles: snow conditions will NOT be ideal and ... Full review

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