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


    by knortoncpa - 9th January 2013

    Pros: No lines, uncrowded slopes, lots of runs

    Cons: Slightly tougher terrian, easier runs accessed by slow lift

    A group of four families visited Big Sky to ski 1/1/2013 - 1/4/2013. Having been to Breckenridge over Christmas a few years ago, we knew we wanted a place w... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Place! Need to go BACK!

    by sheryl808 - 29th May 2012

    Pros: No lines, great people!

    Cons: none!

    This was a great place to go! Every year we try to go somewhere different and Big Sky was a great find! Not too far from the airport (BZN), shuttle ride w... Full review

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  • 5

    Made for All Levels... with Money

    by raminaka - 7th April 2012

    Pros: All-Level Terrain, True Expert Runs, Snow, Friendly

    Cons: Expensive, Lack of Dining Option, Remote, Limited Connection to Moonlight, Bad Lift Connection

    I always wanted to visit Big Sky for 10-15yrs, and finally I did. And it was worth the wait!! However it was very expensive trip... First of all gettin... Full review

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  • 5

    Certainly doesn't disappoint

    by thesammon - 23rd March 2012

    Pros: No lines; huge; not horrifically expensive; something for everyone

    Cons: Can get windy; was a little icy when I was there

    This was my first time skiing outside of California, and I have to say I'm impressed. As a regular Mammoth Mountain visitor, my standards are rather high, b... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Skiing, Great Mountain, Ridiculous in-bounds terrain

    by hezekia - 15th March 2012

    Pros: Varied Terrain, Expert Runs, No Lift Lines

    Cons: No good apres-ski, misleading statistical advertising.

    Our ski club just had 40 people of varying skill levels go to Big Sky and everybody left happy. This resort suites all kinds of people except maybe spring-... Full review

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  • 5

    Great TIme!

    by brian990067 - 9th March 2012

    Pros: Huge ski area, almost always short lines.

    Cons: None really, snow not quite as dry as say Utah, but still good.

    Huge mountain to explore. There were almost no lines during the week and short lines on the weekend. People were very friendly for the most part, even at th... Full review

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