Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Powderhorn

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

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

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 29%
  • Beginner
  • 36%
  • Families
  • 57%
  • Intermediate
  • 57%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 36%
  • Advanced
  • 36%

Helpful Highlights:

My family and I enjoyed a day of ski and boarding without feeling rushed or crowded out for the slower one's. Was able to teach little ones some moves w/o a...

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  • 5

    Young At Heart member and loving it!

    by sherrythom - 12th February 2009

    Pros: Great ski mountain, within 40 minutes of my home!

    Cons: Sorry, I have no "cons."

    Great guides. Wonderful skiing conditions. Gorgeous view from the top. Safe environment. Wonderful international service. I have driven, with kids, fro... Full review

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  • 5

    Great for beginners

    by AttyWSW - 7th January 2009

    Pros: EZ Rider lift, kids school

    Cons: Crowded & slow service

    I don't know the regular slopes as I spent all my time on the EZ Rider, which I loved. The EZ Rider is a lift for beginners that goes up maybe a third of th... Full review

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  • 5

    Powderhorn

    by snowluver - 5th November 2008

    Pros: family friendly, good snow, small but good terrain park, friendly staff

    Cons: its small, the chairlifts are a bit outdated

    Powderhorn is a GREAT family ski area. Its home to so many wonderful people along the western slope and will always be looked upon as one of the best areas ... Full review

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  • 5

    Powderhorn Review

    by Burtonboarder - 8th February 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    To "anonymous" who rated low: Stop complaining about foot rests, and stop complaining about the lifts. If you don't like it that much, simply don't go th... Full review

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  • 5

    Powderhorn Review

    by anonymous_user - 12th January 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    Affordable small ski resort. Great terrain options with plenty of off piste. They need to put in a half pipe and a faster lift but then it might not remai... Full review

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  • 5

    Powderhorn Review

    by anonymous_user - 7th January 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    The lifts are slow and ancient. Its a fun mountain if you don't want to goto Aspen or anywhere on I-70. The west end of the mountain is the only ski area in... Full review

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