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Reviews for Heavenly Mountain Resort

Read skier and snowboarder-submitted reviews on Heavenly Mountain 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 Heavenly Mountain 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 Heavenly Mountain 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 Heavenly Mountain Resort vs. other ski resorts (up to 10 total).

by: Douglas Elliot - 21st March 2019

  • 3
  • 2Beginner
  • 4Intermediate
  • 4Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4Family Friendly
  • 2Aprés Ski
  • Terrain Park
  • 3Overall Value
Easy access from Heavenley to gondala
Left closures are common

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We skied here for four days. Day 1 long cues to get gondala. Long cues on mountain. Went to Nevada side , long cues. lifts shut on Nevada side for wind. Long flat trudge to get back to gondala. Ran risk of being stuck on Nevada side with an expensive taxi ride back to Heavenly. Piste good with fresh snow. Day2 Short cues poor weather and poor visibility. Poor signage and landed down steep run with loads of other victims. Fresh snow but hard skiing because of poor visibility. Day 3 as per day 3. Enjoyed skiing but poor communication on mountain re lift status. Day 4 Glorious weather and short cues.California side closed at first due to power outage and short staffed we think. great days skiing. The resort is a gambling hub so a bit odd for skiing. However, good eating and drinking choices.

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  • John undefined (28th November 2019)

    I agree, they close too much of the mountain too often for winds (despite the sky being blue and it not being...

  • Paris Mahoney (2nd April 2019)

    We had sighted up for board lessons. Read the whole paper on the website. When we went to cheack In for the...

  • George (26th March 2019)

    This was my 4th time here in 2 decades. Will be my last. It seems that someone breaks wind and they close...

  • Douglas Elliot (21st March 2019)

    We skied here for four days. Day 1 long cues to get gondala. Long cues on mountain. Went to Nevada side ,...

  • Max Lee (7th March 2019)

    Heavenly ski resort keeps lifts shut way too often. A bit of wind,snow and they shut down... Today they shut the whole...

  • Jesse (2nd March 2019)

    Just got back from a 5 day trip to Heavenly. Completely agree with many of the reviews on this site. They seriously...

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