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

    Skier/boarder paradise

    by John Space - 12th February 2014

    Pros: Something for everyone

    Cons: no nightlife

    Just got back from a ski vacation to Big Sky. This resort is a skiers/boarders paradise. There are levels for EVERYONE. If you want extreme and like to hike... Full review

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  • 2

    self serve atmosphere, Dirty and a big let down

    by Amie - 15th January 2014

    Pros: scenery

    Cons: high school field trip atmosphere

    Hotel was motelish, employees were disinterested and the lifts were greasy and hard to get off.... Full review

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  • 5

    Biggest mountain in the United States what else is there to say?

    by - 9th January 2014

    Pros: Deep Powder, Great Terrain, Huge Resort, No lift lines

    Cons: None

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  • 5

    big sky

    by Kaija McCarthy - 8th January 2014

    Pros: awesome snow, long runs

    Cons: none

    I picked Big Sky for my first experience snowboarding in the mountains. Snow was amazing and the slopes were groomed beautifully. My husband and I both like... Full review

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  • 5

    Big Sky

    by Brent White - 4th January 2014

    Pros: terrific variety of terrain, huge and uncrowded, good lifts

    Cons: Not near a major city but thats why it is uncrowded

    I've skied everywhere in the western US and Big Sky is as good as it gets, and no I don't work for the resort. The terrain is great no matter what level you... Full review

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  • 1

    Disappointing. Not as expected.

    by Allison Brown - 2nd January 2014

    Pros: Beautiful snow. Good weather

    Cons: Overall experience not up to world class standards

    Lodging was huge disappointment. Only one outdoor terrace to watch skiers where it was virtually impossible to get drinks (only one bartender and waitress ... Full review

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