Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Berkshire East

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 20%
  • Beginner
  • 27%
  • Families
  • 93%
  • Intermediate
  • 73%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 47%
  • Advanced
  • 53%

Helpful Highlights:

My seven year old had a wonderful time with his ski instructor. The expert trails were surprisingly steep for a small mountain. I was comfortable letting th...

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  • 4

    The Big Chief Rules

    by GregMorell - 29th November 2009

    Pros: Informal, Freindly, Fun, Affordable

    Cons: Busy with Busloads on Weekday afternoons

    When the white trails of Berkshire East Mountainside first break into view off the winding turns of Massachusetts Route #2, I feel a rush of excitement know... Full review

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  • 4

    Berkshire East

    by Richard B - 13th December 2013

    Pros: cheap n' steep

    Cons: small vertical, slow lifts

    I usually hit up the Beast at least once a year. The online deals make it as cheap as $10 for a lift ticket so I figure even if the conditions are cruddy it... Full review

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  • 4

    Berkshire East Review

    by Ritt - 3rd November 2007

    Pros:

    Cons:

    A skier's mountain. Worth the trip if you don't feel like driving to VT or further north and no lines... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice and uncrowded, for skiers

    by Ritt - 30th December 2008

    Pros: Best terrain in MA, decent mountain vertical

    Cons: Wish it was longer

    People ("skiers") who like being pampered and "seen", probably, won't enjoy themselves. Skiers who love skiing top to bottom, who only take bathroom breaks,... Full review

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  • 4

    Berkshire East Review

    by anonymous_user - 2nd February 2008

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    Great Mountain with great terrain, including some steep glades(if ever Open), and verious groomed expert and natural terrain(if ever open) off the dimond ex... Full review

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  • 4

    oldskier

    by ed galvin - 12th February 2010

    Pros: best terrian in mass good old fashion type ski area

    Cons: needs to make max snow early is season

    i have skies be since the first year it was built and am now 69 years old . love the place and the people... Full review

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