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

    Powderhorn Review

    by stabolepszy - 12th November 2007

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    Powderhorn is the classic example of a laid back ski area that offers a grand time each and every time. The terraign is diverse including some of the best t... Full review

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  • 5

    Powderhorn Review

    by tmoran - 15th December 2007

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    A great skiing experience. Unique, smaller resort atmosphere. Beautiful vistas. Plenty of off piste in trees and and chutes. Friendly staff. No lines and pl... Full review

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  • 5

    Powderhorn Review

    by Burtonboarder - 8th February 2008

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    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

    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    Cons: its small, the chairlifts are a bit outdated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 anonymous_user - 31st December 2007

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    Powderhorn is one of my favorite mountains in Colorado. It is a small mountain but has some nice steep runs, and some excellent tree runs. The best part is ... Full review

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  • 5

    It was absolutly amazing

    by flarg - 11th December 2012

    Pros: Not crowded, great terrain for intermediate/advanced skiers

    Cons: maybe better scale on what is a black

    Powderhorn is absolutly amazing. the lifts maybe a little slow, but they trip up has some awesome views, and the way back down is well worth the wait. They ... Full review

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