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Reviews for Sugar Bowl Resort

Read skier and snowboarder-submitted reviews on Sugar Bowl Resort that rank the ski resort and mountain town on a scale of one to five stars for attributes such as terrain, nightlife and family friendliness. See how Sugar Bowl Resort stacks up in the reviews, on and off the slopes, from skiing and family activities to the après scene. Read up on pros, cons and other comments in reviews left by fellow skiers and riders. Don't forget to submit your own Sugar Bowl Resort review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your skiing and resort experience. For more destination information, click Add to Compare to see a side-by-side comparison of Sugar Bowl Resort vs. other ski resorts (up to 10 total).

by: mateonelson - 1st March 2018

  • 5
  • 5Beginner
  • 5Intermediate
  • 5Expert
  • 5All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 5Family Friendly
  • 5Aprés Ski
  • 5Terrain Park
  • 5Overall Value
Amazing mountain
Food is not that good

Full review

Best hidden gem in the Sierras. Please go to squaw valley and wade through the parking nightmare and then have to take 3 lifts to ski where you want to ski. At Sugar Bowl, parking is close, lifts are close and the mountain is amazing. From Truckee you can be from your door to the top of the mountain in 30 minutes. Plus Sugar Bowl's mid week pass was $200 less than Squaw Valley's midweek pass. When the snow was marginal, their base is high enough and snow making extensive enough that you can ski from top to bottom instead of being stuck on shirley lake and siberia.

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  • Patricia Pouncey (10th March 2019)

    I’ve been coming to Sugar Bowl since 1999 and live this ski resort. Friendly staff and guests, good skiing ⛷ experience overall....

  • Steve (27th February 2019)

    Sugar Bowl is a skiers mountain. If you are looking for fancy amenities, lots of groomed runs, and apres ski this isn’t...

  • Michael Monroe (19th December 2018)

    Love Sugar bowl. It’s never crowded, the staff is very friendly-always. No attitude and good grooming. When fr.esh snow is there, there...

  • David (23rd March 2018)

    Sugar Bowl is an overlooked gem. This place is what ALL ski areas should aspire too be when they grow up. Great...

  • mateonelson (1st March 2018)

    Best hidden gem in the Sierras. Please go to squaw valley and wade through the parking nightmare and then have to take...

  • atoycastle (24th January 2018)

    Fun all around park. Alpine park village makes you feel like your in the Swiss Apls. When in the lodge try the...

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