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Donner Ski Ranch Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Donner Ski Ranch

Planning a ski trip to Donner Ski Ranch? 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 Donner Ski Ranch 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 Donner Ski Ranch review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.6

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
  • 4
  • Intermediate
  • 3.6
  • Expert
  • 2.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3
  • Family Friendly
  • 4
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.4
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.2
  • Overall Value
  • 4.2

70 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (40)
  • 57
  • 4 Star Reviews (26)
  • 37
  • 3 Star Reviews (4)
  • 5
  • 2 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0
  • 1 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

Nice family oriented, low key, good prices..nice view of Donner Lake at the top. Nice lodge on the backside to stop and have a meal, drink, etc....

  • 3.6

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  • Rayanne ( 8th November 2016)

    Donner Ski Ranch is my favorite spot for day trips to Tahoe from San Francisco. It's easy to get to, free parking, short lift lines and lower cost tickets. ...

  • Christoph Strobel ( 7th November 2016)

    I have been taking my family here for years and everybody loves it!! The rental equipment is in great shape, you get great service and their prices can't be...

  • Katrina ( 7th November 2016)

    Great place to get away from the tourists, have a family day, no stress, beautiful views and the kind of laid-back Tahoe experience you can't really find an...

  • Ryan O ( 7th November 2016)

    If you are looking for a place to go that is not super crowded and family friendly. You found it. I cannot stress enough how affordable this is. Compared to...

  • Lona Romagosa ( 7th November 2016)

    This is a great family ski area. We have been going to Donner Ski Ranch since our children were very young and everyone still enjoys going back every winter...

  • Monica Nocon ( 7th November 2016)

    We love DSR, and almost never go anywhere else. It's one of the closest resorts to the SF Bay Area and is small enough that it's easy to have a handle on wh...

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