Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mt. Crescent Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 58%
  • Beginner
  • 50%
  • Families
  • 75%
  • Intermediate
  • 75%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 33%
  • Advanced
  • 8%

Helpful Highlights:

We called at 4pm on Wednesday afternoon to schedule lessons for our children on Thursday (THE VERY NEXT DAY) Prepaid for lessons. Took our children out of s...

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  • 1

    Mt. Crescent

    by Lori Parker - 16th January 2014

    Pros: None

    Cons: Rude, unhelpful staff

    We called at 4pm on Wednesday afternoon to schedule lessons for our children on Thursday (THE VERY NEXT DAY) Prepaid for lessons. Took our children out of s... Full review

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  • 2

    What a hazard!

    by Malcolm - 11th January 2014

    Pros: Proximity to Omaha

    Cons: Staff competence, skier safety and false advertising

    Apart from the proximity to Omaha, there are few positives about this patch of snow in-dispersed with relics of a ski resort . After working around staff in... Full review

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  • 5

    Wow, Great place to go

    by snow star - 21st November 2010

    Pros: Perfect grommed runs, Fun Fun Fun for the Family

    Cons: nothing I can think of

    Mt Crescent is the best place to have some fun with the family and friends. Wife and kids had so much fun they did not want to leave. New Owners are from ... Full review

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  • 5

    Best Place ever

    by mt_crescent_gurl - 1st May 2010

    Pros: nice employees good friend making place Wonderful ski instructors THE best new owners ever


    i go there every day no matter what the new owners ROCK ! i am13 learned there 2 yrs ago was taught by THE MOST WONDERFUL ski instructors on the planet and... Full review

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  • 1

    Lies, Lies, Lies

    by Skier K - 16th March 2010

    Pros: Close to home

    Cons: False advertising causing us to miss our skiing on break

    We had been planning on going to Mt. Crescent for our spring break in lieu of going to Colorado skiing. We had been checking their website daily for a mont... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice find in Iowa of all places

    by bombtrackxiii - 4th January 2010

    Pros: Good place to learn or brush up for the real mountains

    Cons: The quality is ultimately dependent on average snowfall

    I was born and raised in Colorado so skiing and snowboarding run through my veins and when the flakes start falling I start getting antsy to hit the slopes.... Full review

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