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
  • 60
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.8
  • 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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  • 1

    I've had more fun at the dentist.

    by Blackheart25 - 5th February 2013

    Pros: You are getting exercise.

    Cons: Flat, boring, too many moguls, no park, nightlife

    I have to admit Winter Park was a pretty major let down for me. The entire mountain consists of moguls and run-outs. Even a skier would probably get sick ... Full review

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  • 4

    Not snowboarder friendly

    by riomx - 14th January 2013

    Pros: Awesome powder

    Cons: Frustrating for snowboarders

    I was stoked to go to Winter Park for the first time, since I usually went to Vail Resorts. The landscape and scenery was awesome, and the shops were fun an... Full review

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  • 1

    Pushing or bumps, take your pick. Snowboarders beware.

    by shralper - 29th December 2012

    Pros: Good vacation package deals

    Cons: Flat trails, bumps, crowds, overall layout of lifts

    I took my family to WP mainly due to the package deals available. It's one of the few places I could find that actually still gives decent lift ticket disc... Full review

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  • 5

    Great first time experience in Colorado

    by skisoul - 27th March 2012

    Pros: Great terrain, great ski instructors, nice choices of cafes, very friendly staff

    Cons: busy weekends

    I agree that the terrain might be challenging for the beginners, but anyone can taylor their own challenges. Winter Park and Mary Jane have it all. I beli... Full review

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  • 5

    Winner Park

    by M-Money66 - 17th January 2012

    Pros: Everything, Variety

    Cons: Lift Lines, Lack of Grooming

    This is a great resort for any skiing fan. I love this place. The only problem is it is such a great resort and soi close to Denver everyone comes here. Thi... Full review

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  • 2

    Fine for weekend visit

    by downhillphil - 3rd January 2012

    Pros: prominity to denver

    Cons: layout, town, snow

    WP/MJ is a below average experience. The layout from parking/ condo to the lifts to the top is poor. It requires lots of walking in a town that is really ... Full review

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