Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sunday River

Planning a ski trip to Sunday River? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Sunday River stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Sunday River review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 31%
  • Beginner
  • 31%
  • Families
  • 58%
  • Intermediate
  • 42%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 35%
  • Advanced
  • 50%

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  • 3

    Very good lodging.

    by Richard - 12th February 2014

    Pros: Very good terrain

    Cons: Very icy and complicated.

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  • 5

    Great Mountain in NE

    by Annah Kim - 21st January 2014

    Pros: Variety of terrain, Not overcrowded, Grooming & Snowmaking

    Cons: 1 Lift broken and caused backup at base

    I went to Sunday River over MLK weekend, which made the mountain pretty busy. However, the trails were not at all overcrowded and even the longer lift lines... Full review

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  • 4

    Very good for early season

    by Jenn Martinelli - 6th December 2013

    Pros: Good snowmaking

    Cons: Not much natural snow

    You can always count on Sunday River to be very serious about their snowmaking. If they have a trail open early season, they will have packed it with a lot ... Full review

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  • 4

    One of the 2 best resorts in the East (Sugarloaf is the other)

    by ryankeller6 - 30th March 2013

    Pros: Great Variety, # of high speed lifts accommodates crowds well

    Cons: crowded, have to know where to start and where to finish

    We are season pass-holders and regulars at the Riva, Great place, if you know how to navigate you can always find a lift line with minimal crowds regardles... Full review

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  • 4

    Good Skiing, but not the Best in Maine

    by runner/skier - 3rd April 2011

    Pros: many trails, interesting glades, large lift capacity

    Cons: high price, relatively crowded slopes, catwalks

    Sunday River is a good place to ski, but you will be sharing the experience with many, many of your new friends. Since it is a large ski area with a huge l... Full review

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  • 4

    Shannon J.

    by Shannon J - 27th March 2011

    Pros: Clean and friendly

    Cons: Needs more coupon specials

    Had a great time. Nice and clean. Can't wait to go back with the family. What a beautiful place. Thank you.... Full review

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