Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Beaver Creek

Planning a ski trip to Beaver Creek? 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 Beaver Creek 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 Beaver Creek 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: 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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  • 3

    Beaver Creek Review

    by anonymous_user - 3rd April 2008



    Nice mountain, wonderful snow (early April), and lots of friendly people. HOWEVER, the people who run Vail Management CANNOT be trusted. I booked a three b... 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


    by PaulS - 11th February 2010

    Pros: nice staff

    Cons: poor grooming, not much for intermediate skiers, poor transportation from Vail

    Skiied two days at Vail and then took the cattle car shuttle to Beaver Creek. Big mistake. The conditions of the runs are average to fair if you ski the gr... 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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  • 2


    by RD - 31st January 2011

    Pros: No lines

    Cons: Uncontrolled skiers/snowboarders

    Very disappointed. Skied here last spring. Really great time. Well patrolled runs; slow ski zones monitored. Not so this weekend. I don't know what's up, bu... Full review

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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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