Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Winter Park Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.7
  • Nightlife
  • 2.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 36%
  • Beginner
  • 35%
  • Families
  • 49%
  • Intermediate
  • 51%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 33%
  • Advanced
  • 45%

Helpful Highlights:

I am a 4th gen CO. As I looked at all of the areas in CO to see where I wanted to buy a second home all the math and all of the charm pointed to Winter Park...

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  • 5

    All around champ

    by higmania - 27th December 2011


    Cons: I don't live there...

    I learned to ski at WP 15 years ago, thus WP is my home mountain. Back then it was an ominous rock that intimidated me but was capable of providing me with ... Full review

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  • 4

    WP 1st impressins

    by Mike G - 15th December 2011

    Pros: Nice lift operators, excellent ski lesson instructor, ski lesson deals

    Cons: ticket office stuff is less than helpful, a long walk from some of parking lots

    Tried WP for the 1st time on Dec. 12, 2011. Due to lack of snow all Mary Jane and many WP lifts and trails were closed. That was disappointing. Main black ... Full review

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  • 3

    Depends on your preferences, if u like VW sized moguls or honest snow reports?

    by Matt Bukatko - 29th September 2011

    Pros: good for families, park rats, great for moguls

    Cons: pretty weak mountain if you like steeper non-moguls, you will not find a colder mountain

    Snow reports are skeptical at best, although I do admit it depends what part of the mountain your on. Can get really crowded. Sometimes WP does get more out... Full review

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  • 3

    Something different, great spots for beginners

    by MarkGerardy - 30th August 2011

    Pros: A little bit of everything

    Cons: Not enough of everything

    Winter Park / Mary Jane is "the other direction" before the hillclimb to Eisenhower Tunnel. At exit 232 at Empire, then North. Like Breckenridge, Winter Par... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Vacation Destination

    by misplacedTexan - 15th August 2011

    Pros: layout, lifts, size, variety, affordability

    Cons: some poling required, town disconnected from base village

    No matter your skiing ability, there is plenty to keep you entertained at Winter Park. Perhaps the best feature of the mountain is the way it is laid out, ... Full review

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  • 5

    Love Winter Park

    by beachbumltj - 22nd April 2011

    Pros: terrain, mary jane, parsenn bowl, vibe, friendly

    Cons: runouts, long walk to parking lot

    I just finished up 3 days of spring skiing at Winter Park, and it was simply amazing. To be fair, we had great conditions the first couple days, so maybe my... Full review

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