Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Snow Summit

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 42%
  • Beginner
  • 50%
  • Families
  • 71%
  • Intermediate
  • 67%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 29%
  • Advanced
  • 21%

Helpful Highlights:

Had A great time. Short lift lines. Sunny weather. Terrific 2 days! Ski shop helped replace daughters snowboard straps she broke 3 at different times....

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  • 4

    Bear-y Good

    by LindSin - 31st December 2009

    Pros: Number of Runs, Variety of skill level runs, friendly staff, fast lifts, short lines.

    Cons: snow quality, location, number of people,

    This resort lies in the mountains of Bear lake, which makes the drive a pain in the rear-end to get to. if you get car sick easily, be sure to pack a barf b... Full review

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  • 5

    Snowy Spring Break

    by ToniBunny - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Fun for all Ages

    Cons: Occasional speed demon snowboarder

    My husband, 9 year old son and I spent our Spring Break this year at Snow Summit in Big Bear Lake, CA. We were planning on just spending one day at Snow Su... Full review

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  • 1

    holiday sking bear mountain resorts

    by littlekis - 21st January 2009

    Pros: had snow

    Cons: very poor communication

    What a mess. Wanted to get a locker to put our ugg boots and such in. First 3 lockers took my money but would not open, employess said, yeah, people keep ... Full review

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  • 4

    Snow Summit

    by danitoboy - 5th January 2009

    Pros: good snow conditions, not crowded

    Cons: may be difficult to get to

    Went to Snow Summit the week after a big snow storm. Snow quality was very good. Also I liked how they limit the amount of lift tickets they sell to avoid... Full review

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  • 4

    amazingg place to learn and improve (:

    by heyravenn - 27th December 2008

    Pros: have many different runs for all kinds of skill levels

    Cons: not the best snow on the beginner runs, too many people on the weekends

    SNOW SUMMIT . its one of the best ski resort in southern california. in my opinion, it is better than Bear Mountain. it's great for learning or improvi... Full review

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  • 5

    Snow Summit Review

    by anonymous_user - 20th March 2008



    Easiest black runs ive ridden in SoCal. Good mountain if your just starting out. Avoid the weekends, and ull have fun. Overall good mountain, for being soo ... Full review

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