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

    No lift lines makes you feel spoiled

    by gzdawgs - 14th February 2009

    Pros: Lots of snow, affordable lodging next to the mountain

    Cons: driving down the mountain to the restaurants at night

    Big Sky is a great place for the family or couples. There are a ton of trails for every type of skier, and the nightlife has improved quite a bit in the las... Full review

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  • 4

    Big Sky Ski Review

    by Scott Young - 31st January 2009

    Pros: Great Views, Skiing and now an Amex Discount - 15% off

    Cons: It can get windy and cold up there

    For those of you that have made the trek out to southwestern Montana to ski at Big Sky, you know what to expect - no lines to wait in, long, uninterrupted r... Full review

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  • 4

    No crowds!

    by mjnecaise - 29th January 2009

    Pros: Great snow late in the season! Lifts excellent! No crowds!

    Cons: Where's the food?

    This resort is up-and-coming! Great for all ages and levels. Our group skied all day with no crowds and little to no wait times on all the lifts. Resort ... Full review

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  • 5

    11 year old perspective

    by horselover61 - 18th January 2009

    Pros: It has great snow and terrain!

    Cons: The food could be better

    Big Sky is the best ski area I have ever skied and I have skied at Snowbird. There was only one thing I didn't like. You had to take a shuttle to the resort... Full review

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  • 5

    Overall greatness

    by nodaian - 3rd January 2009

    Pros: alot of room

    Cons: Driving

    I think Big Sky is great because of the lack of night life. It is a great place, those who are looking for nightlife should go to bridger bowl or otherwise ... Full review

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  • 5

    Good Times

    by 1sandy4u2no - 18th December 2008

    Pros: friendly staff

    Cons: needs more nite life

    Having just purchased my first computer and learning how use it.I am happy to say that my visit to Big Sky in January 2007 was such a wonderful experience,I... Full review

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