Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Snowbasin

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Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.8
  • 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

    Great skiing, luxurious facilities

    by misplacedTexan - 16th December 2011

    Pros: Varied, interesting terrain, gondolas, incredible base lodges

    Cons: No base development, not close to other major Utah ski areas

    Snowbasin has several things going for it. First of all, the terrain is really good. Even though there were only three or four main routes down the mounta... Full review

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  • 4

    Utah's secret, what a place

    by saintdax - 14th May 2011

    Pros: long runs, steeps, steeps, great vertical

    Cons: no on mountain lodging, or at base, Strawberry etc can close due to Winds

    Excellent place to ski. Definitely up there if not better than the Cottonwood Canyon resorts. Has the vertical on both Strawberry Gondola and John Paul lift... Full review

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  • 5

    How a Resort SHOULD Be Run

    by challettv - 1st March 2011

    Pros: Wide Runs, Varied Terrain, Great Snow

    Cons: Nope

    I went when there had been no new snow in two weeks. The runs were EXTREMELY well maintained with groomers double the width of most runs at other resorts. T... Full review

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  • 5

    Cash well invested... Wow!

    by Tremblay - 27th February 2011

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: Nothing

    Never seen that elsewhere in the world... Staff is great (they wear ties), lodges look like 5* hotels, terrain is perfect, equipment (lifts, snowcats, etc.... Full review

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  • 5

    World class and family friendly

    by marninalee - 4th February 2011

    Pros: Great prices on lesson package!

    Cons: No classes for children under 6yrs.`

    Wonderful staff, very friendly and helpful. Daycare is a major plus, as there is no other resort in the area with one. They will even provide lunch for hal... Full review

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  • 5

    My favorite Utah destination

    by stormpeakco - 11th January 2011

    Pros: lift served backcountry like skiing through the conifers

    Cons: at times, warmer temps for degrading snow conds.

    The access to very long, "in bounds" back country runs off of John Paul lift is nothing short of incredible. Your quads will be screaming long before a qui... Full review

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