Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Silver Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Silver Mountain? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Silver Mountain stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Silver Mountain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 25%
  • Beginner
  • 10%
  • Families
  • 21%
  • Intermediate
  • 27%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 15%
  • Advanced
  • 15%

Helpful Highlights:

Perfect all around mountain. Not to expensive and nice people. Not to far from CDA good central location. Parking lots are big. Best clam chowder I've ever...

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  • 2

    Silver Mtn - disappointed... again!

    by pcurrie - 3rd March 2009

    Pros: easy to get too off of the highway - friendly liftees

    Cons: 20+ min gondola ride - lifts aren't reliable & are slow

    I've been to Silver Mtn various times in 08 & 09. I am an intermediate/advanced blue/black snowboarder. I've been on most of the runs although I try to a... Full review

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  • 1

    silver mt is not even worth bronze

    by crust - 3rd March 2009

    Pros: easy to get to, friendly liftees

    Cons: lifts break often, poor management, 20 min gondola ride to runs

    Feb 27 2009 was setting up to be an epic day with 16+ inches of fresh powder. Surrounding resorts had less powder or events planned that would bring crowds... Full review

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  • 1

    Broke Lift Mountain

    by treesker - 28th February 2009

    Pros: Less driving

    Cons: Blew a powder day thanks silver

    BROKE Lift Mountain does it again. These guys had a opportunity to have a great day for customers and instead they did not bother to dig out the lifts. Lift... Full review

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  • 5

    College Daze

    by AeonFLux - 5th February 2009

    Pros: Length of runs, speed of lifts, awesome vistas everywhere you look, comfortable lodge, great bar

    Cons: Limited terain park, overly family friendly, a waterpark on site

    This was my favorite place to go boarding, and it was also the place where I first learned. Even once I had all the basics down and started broadening my ho... Full review

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  • 5

    Well worth a trip

    by jimmeyer73 - 26th January 2009

    Pros: Great terrain, waterpark for kids, great snow

    Cons: tame nightlife

    Excellent skier mountain. Fabulous snow on the day we visited--much better than the snow at our home mountaiin (California). Well-groomed runs for the kids ... Full review

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  • 4

    You have to plan a visit!

    by Fred Boone - 26th August 2008

    Pros: Huge waterpark, incredible scenery, unmatched value

    Cons: Not much shopping

    I first visited the resort at the reccomendation of a dear friend that knows I love history, convenience and am a mediocre skier, this past winter. The comp... Full review

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