Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Wolf Creek Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 51%
  • Beginner
  • 30%
  • Families
  • 50%
  • Intermediate
  • 48%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 44%
  • Advanced
  • 44%

Helpful Highlights:

We really enjoyed this ski area for our family. A variety of levels - a green/blue cat track may have blacks running down so the parents can go one way and ...

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  • 5

    Great skiing with new snow ,powder and trail alot of Fun 5 star mountain!!!

    by douger - 22nd January 2012

    Pros: powder,food, lift line -short and cost !!!

    Cons: I don't live in Pagosa Springs

    I was there on Jan 14th and 15th and had great time ....However 16th the snow hit What I blast !People in group had 5 yrs and blues perfect. I enjoyed tree... Full review

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  • 5


    by fergalicious - 29th November 2011

    Pros: Definitely the best snow and powder!

    Cons: Became a bit crowded the day after Thanksgiving

    Our family of five recently skied Wolf Creek and stayed in South Fork. We had an amazing vacation and have never skied on so much powder before! Our three k... Full review

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  • 4

    Small but robust with pleasant surprises

    by MarkGerardy - 27th November 2011

    Pros: Powder and backcountry glade paradise

    Cons: Nearby lodging, amenities, short runs

    Wolf Creek is a smaller but yet robust ski resort with charm and pleasant surprises - as well as a saving grace for the best early-season skiing when all of... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Early Season Choice

    by ramill401 - 22nd November 2011

    Pros: Great snow even before Thanksgiving.

    Cons: Smaller Mountain

    We just go back from 3 days in Wolf Creek for some early season snowboarding. While the mountain was small the snow was incredible. With a little imaginat... Full review

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  • 4

    powder heaven of the southern Rockies

    by abegold - 6th November 2011

    Pros: the most snow, cheap tickets, good terrain

    Cons: Thanksgiving

    Never go during Thanksgiving, the most busy time there when no other resorts in the area have good base. Otherwise unless you seek holidays there's almost n... Full review

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  • 2

    Only good for experts

    by misplacedTexan - 15th August 2011

    Pros: No crowds, good food, most reliable snow anywhere

    Cons: Too hard to get to, no lodging nearby, slow lifts, terrible layout

    Just so you know the perspective of the reviewer here: I love cruising down anything groomed (or untouched powder, none of that choppy stuff), and I will ta... Full review

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