Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sierra-at-Tahoe

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 52%
  • Beginner
  • 44%
  • Families
  • 80%
  • Intermediate
  • 76%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 36%
  • Advanced
  • 20%

Helpful Highlights:

went up 3/18/12. finally lots of fresh snow. couldn't find any long cruisers anywhere, seemed like the whole mountain was a mogul mess and boarding was more...

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  • 4

    newly found

    by edumanig - 1st April 2010

    Pros: intermediate and beginner friendly

    Cons: need more quad lifts

    for peak season and lots of snow, the sugar n spice beginner run is perfect 2.5 miles baby. intermediate runs in west bowl are always my favorite. season... Full review

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  • 4

    Laid-Back in SLT

    by timzheng - 24th March 2010

    Pros: nice glades, not as crowded

    Cons: small

    Most people can't endlessly rip double-black runs every single day of their ski trip. For second/third day rests after, say, a thigh-burner at Kirkwood, Sie... Full review

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  • 3

    over crowded

    by wtc - 23rd March 2010

    Pros: Great snow experience for beginners.

    Cons: Be careful of the speeders.

    Lift ticket + gears + beginner course with instructor for 2.5 hours ONLY $35 dollars However, you may need an armor to protect yourself. People squeeze by y... Full review

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  • 4

    It' OK

    by Joel Cho - 18th March 2010

    Pros: easy to get to

    Cons: not many runs

    Sierra is closest on 50. The place has some nice runs over on the West Bowl area. But rest of the mountains are OK. Perhaps for beginner trying to get in... Full review

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  • 5

    great times

    by nblee71 - 16th March 2010

    Pros: trees, groomed runs, park

    Cons: crowded on weekends(imagine that)

    great resort, friendly staff, great snow. it can get really crowded on weekends. nothing around twin bridges, but south lake tahoe is fairly close for nig... Full review

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  • 5

    A Tahoe Gem!

    by heaven is a mountain - 3rd January 2010

    Pros: Great views, cheap and friendly

    Cons: you could say small resort but that keeps the crowds away!- Bonus!!

    Sierra is a great mountain just like Homewood, big enough to really enjoy and discover some wonderful spots but not too big to attract the crowds. First cam... Full review

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