Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Canyons

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Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.1
  • Nightlife
  • 3.0

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 38%
  • Beginner
  • 22%
  • Families
  • 52%
  • Intermediate
  • 52%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 40%
  • Advanced
  • 47%

Helpful Highlights:

The mountain itself has fun terrain, but you can get just as good terrain at other resorts like the ones in the Cottonwoods. But they really need to learn h...

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  • 5

    Great Place

    by Sever - 9th February 2013

    Pros: Lots of Slopes & Trails, No Lift Lines, Great Weather

    Cons: Not good for beginners

    We stayed at Sundial Lodge at Canyons over the MLK weekend. It was fantastic. My teenage daughter and I are advanced intermediate skiers who like groomed ... Full review

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  • 3

    Snowmking noise at night

    by WorldSki1 - 11th January 2013

    Pros: Great skiing and nice powder

    Cons: Noise all night by snowmaking in some area

    The resort is nice for skiing. However you have to be careful about where you stay (for example in the the area of the Escala/Vintage) as the snow operat... Full review

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  • 5

    Great off-piste at Canyons for Valentine's Day

    by Tommy T - 15th February 2012

    Pros: plenty of untracted ridges if you hike

    Cons: actually, very few right now

    Attached pictures tell it all. Deep snow, no crowds, great views, friendly staff. Get off the bunny lifts and above the groomers and its Wasatch Heaven... Full review

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  • 5

    The Canyons is Unbelievable!

    by skiutah313 - 21st January 2012

    Pros: Outrageous Range of terrain

    Cons: You can die there smiling!

    Amazing changes at Canyons. New ownership and a whole lot of cash has been put into an already awesome resort. Now the lifts are easier to negotiate and t... Full review

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  • 4

    Something for everyone

    by Tommy T - 10th January 2012

    Pros: serves all ability levels; open bowls, steep trees, great park for me

    Cons: some people find navigating from side to side confusing

    This is my 96th lift-served area. I rank it top 10 for being able to handle a full family from first timer to jaded veteran. Backcounty access. Extensive... Full review

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    by misplacedTexan - 16th December 2011

    Pros: Huge

    Cons: Flat run-outs, terrible mountain layout

    I care about terrain -- that's it. The Canyons does NOT have it. If they call it blue, it means you don't have to pole. If it is green, count on poling m... Full review

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