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

    Bwana's favorite

    by skibwana - 29th December 2008

    Pros: the variety of terrain rocks, great snow, minimal crowds, great bus system

    Cons: the town shuts down TOO early.

    After skiing several other resorts in Colorado, I keep going back to Winter Park. Not only is it "Colorado's Favorite," but it's Bwana's favorite. The Nati... Full review

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  • 5

    Winter Park Ski Resort

    by WinterParkRider - 21st December 2008

    Pros: Great Terrain Park, Good Downhill as well.

    Cons: Bad Nightlife, Small Town.

    Winter Park is a great ski resort for all types of skiers and boarders. The main mountain, Winter Park, is great for boarders due to mostly beginner and int... Full review

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  • 1

    Gondola joke

    by colorado skier - 13th December 2008

    Pros: Great skier terrain

    Cons: No snow access from gondola

    Have been with Winter Park since before Mary Jane opened and am appalled by developer's control of the base now. On the surface the gondola seemed a good ... Full review

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  • 1

    Winter Park is not a good destination ski resort

    by GuyJr1136 - 4th December 2008

    Pros: Well developed ski area

    Cons: Long hike to ski lift; No onsite ski storage

    Winter Park is a well developed ski area with a variety of trails. It is actively being redeveloped. There are two fatal flaws. 1. It is a 2000 foot hi... Full review

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  • 4

    From a European perspective

    by Robbo27 - 29th November 2008

    Pros: Go for the Snow and the Terrain

    Cons: Not that big and rubbish nightlife. Mary Jane bad for boarders

    You can read lots of reviews on this site which extol the virtues of Winter Park. It does have great terrain and some excellent snow conditions. However, ... Full review

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  • 5

    Jane has more than just bumps to offer

    by Wes - 9th November 2008

    Pros: Trees, steeps, secret stashes

    Cons: catwalk

    I've been fortunate enough to be skiing here for 22 years and still love this place. If you're a beginner to intermediate stay on the park side. For those... Full review

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