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. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.5

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 49.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.0

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 31%
  • Beginner
  • 38%
  • Families
  • 62%
  • Intermediate
  • 54%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 38%
  • Advanced
  • 38%

Helpful Highlights:

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...

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  • 4

    Sundown Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 2nd June 2007

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    sundown is, well out of the question the best snow park in Iowa. the runs were good (better than sleepy hollow). The pipe was a little icy but not enough t... Full review

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  • 4

    Mid-west secret

    by wolfman - 17th December 2009

    Pros: Good place to learn

    Cons: out of the way

    From Chgo this is the farther than Chestnut Mtn (from Chgo) but has half the people because its were the locals go. the runs are fun and the terrain park ge... Full review

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  • 4

    Sundown Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 26th November 2007

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    I just wanted to say that i enjoy sundown for what it has. The girl with the 2 kids does not know what she is talking about. If you are really expecting h... Full review

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  • 4

    Sundown Mountain Review

    by ttt - 28th February 2007

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    Fun runs. No waiting. Friendly helpful staff. Really only about 10 runs, I don't count all those little passes. Fairly long runs maybe 3/4 to 1 mile. ... Full review

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  • 4

    Sundown Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 6th February 2007

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    This other guy that went on the 15th most likely has no idea what he is talking about, especially sense his review came from him not even skiing there. If ... Full review

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  • 3

    Sundown Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 8th March 2007

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    My husband and I brought our 2 boys (ages 7 & 9) to Sundown the first weekend in Feb. We usually go to Chestnut but wanted to try something different. Wel... Full review

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