Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Elk Mountain Ski Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.0

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 54%
  • Beginner
  • 28%
  • Families
  • 80%
  • Intermediate
  • 70%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 43%
  • Advanced
  • 56%

Helpful Highlights:

I love this place! Great conditions, great snow, long runs, high elevation..Only downside, too many skiers!! They have a big ski scene here and they have an...

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  • 3

    Getting outdated

    by gunny - 12th January 2010

    Pros: Great January snow conditions

    Cons: slow lifts,few night trails, 90 degree lodge

    Skied Elk on a thursday right after skiing Sno mountain on the Monday before. My nephew and I both agreed for night time skiing and overall terrain park Sno... Full review

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  • 5

    Best skiing in the east hands down!

    by tubabuster - 7th January 2010

    Pros: Great skiing; magnificent groomed trails, no crowds especially during midweek. This is a skier's mountain.

    Cons: Would love to have someone open a spa nearby.

    We live nearby and so can ski midweek when there are no crowds. Recently and for us, skiing has been as good as it gets anywhere! That's anywhere! Snow ha... Full review

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  • 4

    Great old school mountain

    by cu1982 - 23rd December 2009

    Pros: Nice advanced intermediate terrain

    Cons: Slow lifts

    Just came back from a two-day early season trip to Elk. This is a great old school hill. No glitz or glamor, just good intermediate cruisers, a lack of crow... Full review

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  • 5

    great day of skiing

    by meredith.cole614 - 6th December 2009

    Pros: beautiful trails, bar, food

    Cons: far from home

    A great MLK Jr day spent here, the trails were beautiful, lots of fun to ski! The lodge had great food and bar *make sure you have cash for it*. I cant wait... Full review

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  • 3

    Skis Well, Feels Good, Almost 4 Stars

    by gma1970 - 10th September 2009

    Pros: Terrain, Old School Skier's Ski Hill

    Cons: A Touch Off The Beaten Path And Worth The Drive

    Turn a corner on whatever county road takes you there, change the exposure, start seeing snow on the hillsides when at Sno Mountain one dry day ago there wa... Full review

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  • 3

    late opening early closing

    by jackieo - 22nd April 2009

    Pros: average

    Cons: early closing

    The mtn closed way to early.Went to Camelback at the end of the year and they actually let you ski for FREE with a season pass from any resort. Time for ... Full review

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