Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Snowbasin

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Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.7
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 58%
  • Beginner
  • 21%
  • Families
  • 60%
  • Intermediate
  • 63%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 56%
  • Advanced
  • 58%

Helpful Highlights:

Consistency is possibly this resorts biggest plus... it consistently out performs the other resorts, no matter the conditions. Bad snow year? They just mak...

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  • 5

    Snowbasin review

    by bjarvis - 22nd January 2010

    Pros: Terrain, snowfall, on slope ammenities

    Cons: Getting crowded....

    This place is like Deer Valley and Park City's hotter, smarter, kinkyer sister. It has everything that they do and more, MINUS the price. More primarily bei... Full review

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  • 5

    too good to last

    by rojo - 9th January 2010

    Pros: all skiable terrain, plenty of steeps, 2 gondolas, huge

    Cons: whiteouts and wind

    the BEST part about snowbasin is that there are no on hill condos or hotels. that means those who can get up and drive get front row parking, first gondola... Full review

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  • 5

    Skiers Heaven

    by papabotts - 20th December 2009

    Pros: Short lines Great Snow!

    Cons: No nitelife/rooms

    Some, like me, might consider the no rooms on the mountain a plus! Greatly updated since the Olympics, it has become our fave mountain, stealing our spoiled... Full review

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  • 5

    Snowbasin - Best kept secret

    by srdexter - 9th April 2009

    Pros: Best on mountain food

    Cons: No accommodation or nightlife.

    I have had the opportunity to visit a number of resorts in Colorado and Utah and I must admit I was really surprised at Snowbasin. It was the second time th... Full review

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  • 5

    The absolute, best kept secret in Utah

    by Denise M McClung - 19th March 2009

    Pros: The most gorgeous lodges, best food and best runs anywhere

    Cons: No lodging close by but it doesn't really matter!

    My husband and I visited Snowbasin the last week of January, 2009 - wow what a gem of a ski resort. You park and a shuttle picks you up and drops you at th... Full review

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  • 5

    backcountry mecca

    by isaac reule - 3rd March 2009

    Pros: 3000 vertical feet backcountry runs accessible by lift

    Cons: no base area lodging

    snowbasin has as much backcountry as in bounds terrain. backcountry areas are very steep and your sluff follows you down the mountain on the best days. Logg... Full review

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