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Mt. Hood Ski Bowl Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mt. Hood Ski Bowl

Planning a ski trip to Mt. Hood Ski Bowl? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Mt. Hood Ski Bowl stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Mt. Hood Ski Bowl review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.3

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.4
  • Expert
  • 2.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.3
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.7
  • Overall Value
  • 3.5

33 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (17)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (10)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (2)
  • 6
  • 2 Star Reviews (4)
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  • 1 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

While it may not appear to be a "big" mountain, this place skis much bigger than you would think. Sure the lifts are slow, but once you are in the upper bow...

  • 3.3

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  • Christian ( 8th November 2008)

    mt.hood skibowl is a nice ski area that is less traveled. it is the closest area to Portland (OR) and has some of the best terrain on the mountain, suited f...

  • Jeromy (20th September 2008)

    why complain all though it could have more lifts like getting to moultipore mt on the east side and having the whole ski bowl on night ski which would bring...

  • portwes (21st April 2008)

    A couple of reviews got it wrong!! "There are no steep runs, go to Timberline". I've been skiing both places for 20 years, and Ski Bowl has superb steep...

  • DeepNarNar ( 5th January 2008)

    Great prices and the best overall terrain on Mt Hood. If you like steep and deep the upper bowl is unmatched by the other Mt Hood areas. One of the fe...

  • Franz Klaumer (24th December 2007)

    When the snow level as at 2000' I like to slap on my old C4's and re-live my gold medal run on the upper bowl. When its at 1000' I try on those new ski's w...

  • anonymous_user (18th December 2007)

    The area is very small and it's not steep at all. Drive the extra couple miles and go to Timberline if you're going to ski Hood. It's not much steeper but...

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