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Homewood Mountain Resort

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Address: 5145 W. Lake Blvd, Homewood, CA
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Some outsanding lake views.

It a small ski resort a few high speed lifts. Depending on the conditions and season the quality of the sking varies. There are a few trails that have just amazing lake views, the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 24, 2016
offtherock165

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Hallandale Beach, Florida
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my first time back to Homewood Ski Resort in more thank 10 years. The resort needs some upgrades and improvements.

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Roseville, California
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115 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're a skier, you've hit all the big boys: Squaw, Alpine Northstar, Heavenly Sierra and Kirkwood. Look a little harder and you'll find the hidden skiing gems like Homewood. Bad snow years means poor skiing here as it's lower in elevation than many. Bit in good snow years and this is a once in a life snow year, Homewood... More 

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Thank Steve R
Sacramento, California
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

great place for beginners and advanced with safe lifts it was very good skiing. I bought the family pass season pass very reasonable price skiing every weekend.

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Thank Ryan B
Chester, California
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45 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last year was my wife's first time skiing and it was here at Homewood, a friend told us about Homewood so we decided to give it a try. For me it was my first time at skiing in about 20 years! So after many lessons last season for my wife (thankfully she stuck with it), and a few falls for... More 

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Thank Marty B
Mill Valley, California
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

I have been skying there for 34 years ,but the grooming is terrible, worst I remember . It seems resort don't care. Not all lifts are going. Don't wast you money on ticket.

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Thank georgeX1479CG
Monterey, California
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

The resort is ok. We went right after the fire so things were a bit hectic but they had a good system in place. Rental gear is pretty outrageously priced, unless you get a complete package. They only had pre-season snow so trails were not that great. I might go back again but I wasn't super impressed.

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Thank mtxstarr
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

If I could give 0 stars I would. I am astounded not only at the way my son was handled in ski school, but the fact that I sent the email below to guest services and followed up with an email 3 days later and never received a response. I also called numerous times. I believe in always trying to... More 

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Thank Winn B
Los Altos, California
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

We picked Homewood since we stayed pretty close to it. It wasn't a snowy day and early in the season (12/21). I still would expect they groom the site a little better and open a couple more slopes. There was only one baby slope that is half groomed and barely ok to ski. We had to take a lift to... More 

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Laguna Hills, California
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19 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

We have been coming here for years and the prices are some of the best in the area. Although an hour drive or so, the views rival Heavenly. There are some black diamond runs, but this is mostly a place with great greens and blues. Pack a lunch because parking is close and you can easily get the lunch out... More 

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Thank FGU
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

It a small ski resort a few high speed lifts. Depending on the conditions and season the quality of the sking varies. There are a few trails that have just amazing lake views, the optics make it look like you are skiing into the lake. A must do just for that!

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