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Sundown Mountain Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sundown Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Sundown 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 Sundown 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 Sundown Mountain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.1

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.1
  • Expert
  • 2.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.5
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.3
  • Overall Value
  • 3.8

20 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (4)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (10)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (4)
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  • 2 Star Reviews (1)
  • 5
  • 1 Star Reviews (1)
  • 5

Helpful Highlights:

Go there every year for Boy scouts, if the weather is great (cold) than the place is great skiing. Warm Cabins great for groups and lovely restaurant and re...

  • 3.1

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  • anonymous (11th August 2017)

    Go there every year for Boy scouts, if the weather is great (cold) than the place is great skiing. Warm Cabins great for groups and lovely restaurant and re...

  • David Heitbrink (17th March 2017)

    Sundown does the best with well what they have. This is not Colorado, don't expect high speed lifts, and 2500 vert of fresh powder, but also don't expect t...

  • rmack501 (28th December 2015)

    Overall, very good for midwest ski area. Plenty of helpful staff. good for beginners. Ive had more experienced riders give me good tips, nearly every time I...

  • prosnow15 (24th July 2015)

    snow was good people are friendly and the terrain park is good ...

  • josephr93 (11th February 2013)

    usually go to chestnut, but decided to shake it up and hit sundown instead and won't be back for a while...Overall the snow was awful ,but this might have t...

  • Ken (18th March 2011)

    Best you'll get in Iowa. Short lift lines which means you'll get a lot of skiing in. Have a wide variety of runs from Bunny hills to black diamonds with mog...

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