Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Beaver Creek

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Overall Rating: 4.5

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 66
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.1
  • Nightlife
  • 3.6

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 51%
  • Beginner
  • 49%
  • Families
  • 69%
  • Intermediate
  • 69%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 47%
  • Advanced
  • 55%

Helpful Highlights:

I ski Beaver Creek several times a year and typically stay for between two to five nights. The skiing is magnificent. The lodging is top notch and the din...

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  • 2

    11 year old perspective

    by horselover61 - 22nd March 2009

    Pros: nice lifts

    Cons: bad food, $$$

    We parked in the Elk parking lot and we took the shuttle to the base of the mountain. We headed to the Strawberry express and took it up and we went straigh... Full review

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  • 5

    A very good Ski RESORT

    by teddyski6 - 19th March 2009

    Pros: Expert terrain, Challenging Bumps, Nice Crusiers, Good Food and Activities for Families

    Cons: Hard to get around the mountain, Rose Bowl Lift is soo slow

    A very good resort with amazing bumps off birds of prey and grouse mountain. Royal Elk Glades and Black Bear Glades off Grouse Mt. Stone Creek Chutes are in... Full review

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  • 5

    Idiot free Vail

    by schlikkerslider - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Groomed rippers

    Cons: Starbucks $5 paper cup

    Not my cup of tea but.... snow quality, attitude, customer service, wacked out bus drivers, race department.... this is smaller but better version of Vail. ... Full review

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  • 5

    The Wonderful "BEAV!"

    by masher - 24th February 2009

    Pros: NO CROWDS

    Cons: May not be challenging enough for the young folks

    Beaver Creek has now become OUR favorite resort! We have skiied at 15 or more American resorts and this is THE one that makes us happy! The grooming is the ... Full review

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  • 3

    Not What I Expected

    by jfoldno7 - 21st February 2009

    Pros: Family Friendly, Not too crowded

    Cons: Expensive, Lack of Expert Terrain, Silly Mountain Employees

    My trip to Beaver Creek happened because of the "family" environment I had heard about. My wife and kids love to ski as well so we thought this would be a ... Full review

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  • 3

    Beaver Creek

    by COboarder8 - 13th February 2009

    Pros: Upscale Resort

    Cons: Pricey, Not Personal

    Visited Beaver Creek last weekend and was a little disappointed. Still good, just not up to all the hype. Terrain Park was not as great as rumored to be. V... Full review

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