Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Hidden Valley Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.5

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 49.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 29%
  • Beginner
  • 57%
  • Families
  • 64%
  • Intermediate
  • 36%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 21%
  • Advanced
  • 14%

Helpful Highlights:

Now that HV has expanded over to West Mtn, and reconfigured the lodge inside, it is one of the best in the Midwest by far. The tube park is fun and fast. Th...

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  • 5

    Expansion is fantastic

    by SCSnowman - 18th February 2013

    Pros: Increased terrain and Food and Beverage is great.

    Cons: No cons

    Now that HV has expanded over to West Mtn, and reconfigured the lodge inside, it is one of the best in the Midwest by far. The tube park is fun and fast. Th... Full review

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  • 2

    No time to ski !

    by rescuegirl - 13th January 2012

    Pros: close to STL

    Cons: hours, prices

    I have lived in STL for 9 years. I came from the Northeast where I was also a patroller. Obviously the skiing is not going to be the same. I do not have m... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Local Resort

    by gumbo - 7th November 2011

    Pros: Friendly, Local, Tubing Hill, Good Ski School

    Cons: No true black diamonds, no bump runs

    I live about ten minutes from Hidden Valley and I'm glad I do. When I moved to St. Louis (3 years ago) I was surprised to find any skiing at all. It's gre... Full review

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  • 2

    Good for beginners, frustrating for others

    by rchronister - 23rd February 2011

    Pros: location (if you're local), close to St. Louis

    Cons: small, crowded, no real consideration of visitors

    Three-year season pass holder here. This is my home hill so I feel I should review it for others. Hidden Valley is a fine place to learn to ski/ride. Fa... Full review

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  • 4

    Hidden Valley Ski

    by kerq2003 - 12th October 2010

    Pros: Close to St.Louis

    Cons: Very icy, lots of kids all over the place

    Hidden Valley is a nice place to sky in St.Louis, but that's about it most of the time its very icy to sky and a lot of kids that are there all night.... Full review

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  • 2

    It was OK

    by Redfield - 5th March 2010

    Pros: Very nice area.

    Cons: Hard to ski, very icy and dangerous

    I am a beginner skiier (my 4th skiing trip, first time here). This was by far the hardest area I have ever tried to ski. It was so icy and hard as a rock. Y... Full review

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