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 b_rad - 24th February 2009

    Pros: Sweet lifties

    Cons: no gondola

    Big Sky is great! Good snow, super friendly staff at the lifts. only wish they had a gondola... A good breakfast place other than the cafeteria would be nic... Full review

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  • 5


    by torchy3615 - 19th March 2009

    Pros: Endless terrain, ski your socks off!

    Cons: Sparse night life: as if you'd have the energy left!

    What a friendly place, and I'm sure you're tired of hearing it, but, NO LIFT LINES! The terrain is endless with something for everyone and good separation... Full review

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  • 5


    by JTHendrickson - 17th March 2010

    Pros: no lift lines, excellent and varied terrain

    Cons: on mountain food

    Spent a week at the Lodge at Big Sky. The proprietor, Jeff, is hands on and aims to please. Rooms were big and nicely appointed. Our ski club thoroughly ... Full review

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  • 5

    A true escape!

    by justinhowell82 - 14th December 2011

    Pros: no crowds, varried terrain

    Cons: NA

    Crowds (lack there of): If you truly want to get away and enjoy the mountains then Big Sky is the place to go. We were there last year for a week over MLK... 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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  • 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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