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
  • 69
  • 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

    Can't miss with Big Sky

    by cpbedor - 10th February 2010

    Pros: Great snow, people, terrain and NOT CROWDED

    Cons: Shady drive from BZN if the weather is bad

    Five days at Big Sky and loved every single day. Rode everything from summit to trees to cruisers and everything in between. The snow was great, it was fa... Full review

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  • 5

    Big Sky, Big Area, Big Fun

    by jellybean - 7th February 2010

    Pros: Great powder, friendly, helpful guides

    Cons: None for this skier

    Being a somewhat new skier, and from Washington State, I found the powder much to my liking. I felt like I could really ski like a pro here on most of the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Norman Bowden

    by asiseeit - 28th January 2010

    Pros: Great Runs, Not Crowded

    Cons: Night life limited, but not bad

    My skii club had a great time at Big Sky. Members have a wide skill level, from green to double black. No one reported getting board with the runs. We st... Full review

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  • 5

    Something for Everyone

    by bjarvis - 22nd January 2010

    Pros: Terrain, Snowfall, Size, lifts, apres ski, scenery, crowds

    Cons: nothing

    Big Sky is the perfect all around great resort, right up there with every major name on the ski map like Keystone or Vail or Whistler. It has something for ... Full review

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  • 4

    Awesome terrain

    by urbancowboy - 10th November 2009

    Pros: Prices, lift lines, terrain, steeps, powder

    Cons: night life,

    Big Sky truly lives up to its name. I was there for 7 days and still didn't get to ski the entire mountain! When we first got there it hadn't snowed in day... Full review

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  • 5

    Great all-around

    by madcity - 25th October 2009

    Pros: terrain, mt. village, scenery

    Cons: difficult to get to - but maybe that's a good thing

    All around great terrain - something for everyone and all skill levels. The lower mountain features wide greens, rolling blues, and good grooming. Upper a... Full review

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