We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Montana Snowbowl

Missoula, MT 59807
+1 406-549-9777
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Local Ski Mountain not for beginners

Ok, we moved to Missoula so I thought I should start skiing again. This mountain is the only one... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
mountainpretty
,
Vero Beach, Florida
Look elsewhere

My last choice to ski in the Missoula area. Drive to Lookout, Lost Trail, or Discovery before going... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
Levi Z
via mobile
Read all 53 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Montana's popular ski area features the "Paradise," a three-mile long scenic trail, and the "Grizzly," which drops skiers 2,000 vertical feet through steep terrain. Beginners will find slim pickings, but the pros will have a blast with the numerous offerings at this 950-acre skiers' haven.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Missoula, MT 59807
CONTACT
Website
+1 406-549-9777
Write a Review
Reviews (53)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Ok, we moved to Missoula so I thought I should start skiing again. This mountain is the only one in Missoula. No easy way to get down the mountain lots of black diamond runs and bowl skiing. Not for beginners! only one green run and...More

Thank mountainpretty
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

My last choice to ski in the Missoula area. Drive to Lookout, Lost Trail, or Discovery before going here. Born and raised here and watched all of these resorts update their facilities, add lifts, add new features like terrain parks etc., while snowbowl had only...More

Thank Levi Z
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This Mountain can be intimidating to a beginner skier, especially during a snowstorm, as the signage on the mountain is a bit scarce to know what run you are going on. As you get familiar with the mountain though, it really opens up and is...More

Thank TheMDHarrisFamily
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Very small and endearing atmosphere with big skiing. There are some incredibly long runs and a variety of terrain for everyone. This place has some of the best tree skiing I have ever experienced. I go out of my way to ski here when I...More

Thank DuncanMuddypaws
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a great location for skiing and snowboarding. The staff are courteous and helpful. The equipment is good. The small cafeteria in the lodge is good as well (very casual staff but pleasant). On the slopes though the signage is really not that good...More

Thank anywhereonearth
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This local ski resort is great for those looking for some good, challenging runs, for reasonable lift ticket prices. They do not have many groomed runs, so beginners and intermediate skiers may not like it. The lifts are old, slow, fixed 2 man chairs- no...More

Thank Denuch1
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I'm not a skier but have enjoyed the great z Line they e put in and we love the pizza. They have he best pizza in town.

Thank debbiew12020
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband, daughter and son-in-law enjoyed skiing here during the holidays. The day after Christmas was crazy busy, but even then, they had many good runs. Usually it's a quiet, lazy ski hill, but being only 30 minutes from Missoula, it's great for a quick...More

Thank MPGrammy
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We love the bowl. A lot of folks call it the little Jackson Hole. Plenty of challenging terrain. This is a mom and pop, old west style hill. Whiners should go somewhere else. Put your big boy (or girl) pants on and get ready to...More

Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The summer time trip up to snowbowl was great! Cool mountain road to get up there, chairlift was relaxing and beautiful! A Huckleberry vodka lemonade on the deck at the bar was delightful. Great place to visit. You can walk down, chairlift down, or rent...More

1  Thank lyounglove
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
MacKenzie River Pizza Co.
414 reviews
11.47 km away
The Montana Club Restaurant
352 reviews
12.26 km away
Cracker Barrel Restaurant
420 reviews
11.39 km away
Sean Kelly's The Stone of Accord
265 reviews
11.82 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
203 reviews
10.96 km away
Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center
172 reviews
12.16 km away
TruMontana Fishing Company
6 reviews
15.57 km away
Missoula Farmer's Market
72 reviews
15.81 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Jinky M
What are the recommended activities here (aside from skiing) that our family can do? We are husband & wife w/ a 3 yr old son. It's our first time to visit Missoula this coming May 18 & we're looking for "picture-perfect" places. What sort of enjoyment can we do here? Appreciate your reply. Thanks!
27 April 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from mountainpretty | Reviewed this property |
Hi me again - I guess I have a lot to say! Snowbowl is also open in the summer (not till June I think)which is one of my favorite summertime things to do. You can take the chairlift up and hike around or use one of their... More
0
Votes