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: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

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

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  • 5

    Sunday River is great

    by sonny - 1st March 2011

    Pros: Lots of green and blue trails, no crowds during school vacation

    Cons: I found no cons to this resort

    Our family went up to Sunday River last week during school vacation. People told me it would not be a good time to go because of the crowds. That could not ... Full review

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  • 5

    Sunday River

    by SGTDBP - 21st February 2011

    Pros: Big place, wide trails, lift lines are short

    Cons: Some lifts are slow, short ski day

    This is a great place to go for any skill level. It can be expensive unless you shop around for a deal (and the deals are out there). Some lifts are pondero... Full review

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  • 3

    Great Mtn to Ski, bring your wallet

    by agc - 22nd January 2011

    Pros: 8 Mtn, High speed lifts, spectacular scenery

    Cons: Very Expensive

    I do like skiing at Sunday River, but with a family of 5 it has become very expensive. With lift tickets being 89 dollars, you can spend between 400 and 500... Full review

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  • 4

    Some great times can be had here

    by skigenome57 - 12th December 2010

    Pros: 8 peaks, snowmaking, grooming, big, glades (when open), lifts, views, moderate climate, far from NYC

    Cons: low vertical, low natural snowfall, certain lifts crowded, harder to reach, cheap marketing, bland trails

    If you like steep groomers, you will be at home here. The snowmaking is so extensive here that they often open in October. Up to 90 trails are immaculately ... Full review

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  • 5

    sunday river

    by ParkLife - 12th December 2010

    Pros: terrain parks, runs of all difficulty, loads of trails

    Cons: cold, can be windy up top

    Skiing at sunday river in feb 09. It was cold, and very windy, but leaving mother nature out of it it was a very good experience. the parks have a mix of ev... Full review

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  • 2

    sunday river

    by wanttoski - 24th November 2010

    Pros: great effort getting the snow down and opening early.

    Cons: No staff or embassadors avail. to ask questions.

    It would be great if there were better signage and patrol on the hill to help slow down the racers when they are NOT in the race course. They need to give m... Full review

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