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Kirkwood Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Kirkwood

Planning a ski trip to Kirkwood? 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 Kirkwood 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 Kirkwood 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
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.8
  • Expert
  • 3.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.6
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.3
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.8
  • Overall Value
  • 3.6

89 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (48)
  • 53
  • 4 Star Reviews (27)
  • 30
  • 3 Star Reviews (10)
  • 11
  • 2 Star Reviews (4)
  • 4
  • 1 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

I have been skiing Tahoe regularly for the past 30 years and have gotten around to most of the resorts in the area. Kirkwood gets the best snow of all the T...

  • 3.6

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  • anonymous_user (18th February 2008)

    Was at Kirkwood during the Saturday of the President's weekend. It was a blast. The slopes were in decent shape, and due the size of the place, there were r...

  • jst2slk ( 8th February 2008)

    I was at Kirkwood this past week and this place has the best snow conditions in Cali bar none. Great runs, great people. The back side allows the avid boa...

  • anonymous_user ( 1st February 2008)

    Been to "The Wood" many times and am planning to be there next week I live in Vancouver BC less then 2 hours drive from Whistler/Blackcomb have skied all ov...

  • anonymous_user (28th January 2008)

    This resort is wicked!! I would have to say my favorite resort in Northern CA. The elevation is pretty high thus the snow quality is alot better. The resort...

  • anonymous_user (12th January 2008)

    Kirkwood is one of the most incredible mountains you probably never heard of. If you are looking for epic apres ski.......Stay in south lake. If you want ep...

  • anonymous_user (31st December 2007)

    We went the past few days and had a great time. It's got pretty good coverage right now though a few runs are still closed....

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