Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Big Sky Resort

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Overall Rating: 4.4

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 67.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.0
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 64%
  • Beginner
  • 41%
  • Families
  • 68%
  • Intermediate
  • 62%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 55%
  • Advanced
  • 67%

Helpful Highlights:

Between this and Moonlight Basin, owned by the same company, the most skiable acres of any resort in North America. Minimal wait times even on the busiest d...

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  • 5

    The place to ski

    by George R - 15th June 2014

    Pros: No lift lines, long great runs, lots of powder days, lot of runs for any skill level

    Cons: Not much night life

    Between this and Moonlight Basin, owned by the same company, the most skiable acres of any resort in North America. Minimal wait times even on the busiest d... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Visit

    by Ryan - 20th April 2014

    Pros: Massive Mountain, Great service

    Cons: None

    Excellant customer service; I was at a lodge near the base area and lost a glove. I searched around and gave the front desk my name, glove description, and ... Full review

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  • 5

    Perfect Family Sking

    by Laurel Fischbach - 9th April 2014

    Pros: No lift lines, huge variety of terrain

    Cons: No nightlife for coming back with girlfriends

    4th time to return for spring break as a family and we just love it. Excellent conditions, excellent service and perfect for family spring breaks.... Full review

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  • 4

    Almost always great conditions and short lift lines

    by Matt - 8th March 2014

    Pros: Huge areas and always a fresh line somewhere

    Cons: The locals

    This was our third year back and it has never let us down. Always great conditions, seems to snow almost everyday, never really gets the big dumps but a few... Full review

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  • 5

    Big Sky

    by Ilya Dondoshansky - 24th February 2014

    Pros: Great powder, very long open steeps, mostly no lift lines; electronic boards clearly showing which lifts/trails are open

    Cons: Signage sometimes lacking or unclear; tram lines can get quite long

    Visited Big Sky with Columbia Ski Club (of Maryland) on February 16-20, 2014. Weather wasn't great - quite windy every day, with blizzard conditions and zer... Full review

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  • 5

    Amazing terrain; skiing-focused

    by Joe - 24th February 2014

    Pros: Huge terrain variety; excellent snow; uncrowded

    Cons: Weather can be extreme/summit socked in

    I've skied most of North America's principal resorts--Sun Valley, Whistler, Steamboat, and Banff the big omissions--and none have more advanced, nutsy terra... Full review

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