Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Magic Mountain Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 25%
  • Beginner
  • 50%
  • Families
  • 75%
  • Intermediate
  • 88%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 38%
  • Advanced
  • 50%

Helpful Highlights:

The runs were hard, hadn't been groomed. It was almost like skiing on ice. Because of limited runs, It becomes boring after a while. It could be a blast i...

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  • 2

    Fair

    by Ron Terry - 8th January 2014

    Pros: not crowded, friendly, challenging runs

    Cons: Not a good beginning hill, runs neglected grooming, so run was hard

    The runs were hard, hadn't been groomed. It was almost like skiing on ice. Because of limited runs, It becomes boring after a while. It could be a blast i... Full review

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  • 1

    Overpriced and further than you think

    by Anonymous13 - 14th January 2013

    Pros: Has a sledding hill

    Cons: Too far, expensive, small

    This resort touts itself as being closer to people than Pomerelle. Geographically, that is true (for those of us in Twin Falls). However, the road up to Mag... Full review

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  • 5

    HIdden Secret

    by jhezzie - 23rd March 2010

    Pros: Close to Twin, fun challenges, great staff.

    Cons: None

    Hidden secret in the Magic Valley. I had not skiid the area since the new owners took over. They have made wonderful improvements, and they really make yo... Full review

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  • 5

    short drive

    by bulldogmom - 23rd December 2008

    Pros: fun hill

    Cons: none

    Forgot to add that this is a very short drive from Twin Falls and is easy to get to the mountain. Also they have a fun tubing hill for those in the family ... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Mountain

    by bulldogmom - 23rd December 2008

    Pros: Excellent atmosphere steep enough to be a challenge

    Cons: short runs - long walk to the lift

    This little mountain has some great black diamond runs. They are not long but they are fun. After you can master this little hill you can go anywhere and ... Full review

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  • 4

    Don't undere-estimate little hills.

    by Alumnus - 5th November 2008

    Pros: Small locals hill, if you're used to big resorts.

    Cons: Small locals hill, if you're used to big resorts.

    If you live in South-Central Idaho or are traveling through, give Magic a try. Easy to get to, homey/historic day lodge (part of it from circ. 1938) and go... Full review

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