Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Snowbird

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Overall Rating: 4.5

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 67.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.7
  • Nightlife
  • 3.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 69%
  • Beginner
  • 12%
  • Families
  • 39%
  • Intermediate
  • 36%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 40%
  • Advanced
  • 74%

Helpful Highlights:

I went with 2 other friends and my girlfriend for a 5 day trip exclusively to Snowbird. My girlfriend was trying to pick up snowboarding, so she spent 3 day...

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  • 5

    The Bird is the Best!

    by samwise66 - 23rd February 2013

    Pros: Snow, Terrain, Steeps, Lifts, Customer service

    Cons: None

    This is an expert's mountain. This resort, in my opinion, is the best in the U.S. The last storm that came through was so heavy that my flight got canceled,... Full review

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  • 5

    One of the best

    by sledbred - 20th February 2013

    Pros: Snow, terrain

    Cons: None

    Snowbird is sick! Some of my best days skiing have been here. The quantity and quality of snow and terrain (especially if you ski Alta/Bird) is incredible. ... Full review

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  • 5

    World Class

    by kjack - 12th January 2013

    Pros: Steeps, good food, fast lifts, good staff

    Cons: crowds (so I've been told)

    Snowbird embodies everything a ski resort should. Some of the best terrain I have ever skied. It almost has a european feel to it. Just a no nonsense ski ex... Full review

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  • 5

    True skier's mountain.

    by Werewolf - 6th March 2012

    Pros: Vertical, terrain, vertical, snow (they tell me), lifts, vertical.

    Cons: Not much snow making, no apres ski scene.

    Snowbird and Alta are the best mountains in Utah. Great scenery, excellent terrain, fast lifts, diverse slopes, and good snow (except this year).... Full review

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  • 5

    Best in the Wasatch for the off-piste hardcore

    by Tommy T - 12th February 2012

    Pros: steep chutes, steep bowls, steep trees, steep groomers

    Cons: A few boring blues, almost no meaningful greens

    Like steep trees? I do. Try yo-yoing Gad2 lift and ski or ride between the lift and the boundary. Like steep bowls? I do. Try yo-yoing Little Cloud a... Full review

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  • 4

    Gad Chutes

    by Tommy T - 7th February 2012

    Pros: Snow is Filling in at Last

    Cons: Snow's still a bit thin in places

    Trees between Gad2 and the boundary are in excellent shape. These are the steepest trees that I ever ride. Great.... Full review

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