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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  • 2

    OK at best

    by Tartags - 20th January 2009

    Pros: large, family friendly mountain

    Cons: short runs, bad snow, too spread out

    As an experienced skier (I have skied all over the Northeast and several trips out West) heading to ME for the first time for college week I was expecting ... Full review

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  • 5

    something for everyone

    by bmanurann711 - 11th January 2009

    Pros: variety, size

    Cons: its a haul in bad conditons

    great mountain but the snow reports are absolute BS!! was there Thursday 1/8 to 1/11, supposedly they got 9 inches in that time? more like 3 or four inches... Full review

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  • 5

    Sunday River

    by jbm12400 - 31st December 2008

    Pros: Always something to do

    Cons: Too much like a cattle herd

    I love the area. Off mountain lodging is fine. Plenty within 5 miles of the mountain. Staff friendly. My only concern is the young (easily distracted) staff... Full review

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  • 5

    One of the Best

    by terrapinshell1717 - 19th December 2008

    Pros: easy to navigate and stuff for the whole fami;y to participate in

    Cons: sunday punch

    I have been coming to sunday river ever since i was in fifth grade. I love how wide a variety of terrain you can get in one day. It really is one of the bes... Full review

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  • 4

    One of New England's Best

    by flaggyboy11 - 3rd December 2008

    Pros: Family Oriented, Good Snow Conditions, Copes well with crowds, it has something for everyone

    Cons: Lines can be long, not always easily navigatable, ticket prices bordering on rediculous

    I have been going here for a long time, and definitely think it is one of new england's best. The snow conditions are well taken care of, the size of the ar... Full review

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  • 3

    Overrated & at times Unsafe

    by - 25th November 2008

    Pros: Family oriented, good area ground transportation, & runs that are well groomed

    Cons: Often too crowded & they often exaggerate their ski/snow conditions

    I find Sunday River to be too crowded, with runs that are too narrow & short. Run intersections are poorly marked, if marked at all. When my family & I sk... Full review

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