Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Ski Butternut

Planning a ski trip to Ski Butternut? 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 Ski Butternut 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 Ski Butternut 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
  • 4.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 2.0

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 37%
  • Beginner
  • 50%
  • Families
  • 67%
  • Intermediate
  • 57%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 37%
  • Advanced
  • 20%

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  • 4

    Great family style slopes

    by Android90 - 23rd February 2009

    Pros: Good runs, efficient lifts, and good grooming

    Cons: Small lodge, not enough challenging runs

    Went to Butternut on Sat., Feb. 22nd with a group of friends and had a great time. There was a great mix of packed powder and man-made. The runs were extrem... Full review

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  • 4

    So far, our kid's favorite...

    by RnW - 4th February 2009

    Pros: great beginner terrain, VERY friendly staff

    Cons: main lodge in a wierd place, tiny bit crowded at main lift

    Our 6&4 yr old boys are getting the feel of skiing, and aren't happy to just ski beginner terrain anymore. B'nut has nice, wide open beginner and intermedia... Full review

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  • 4

    terrain park

    by wscheets16 - 3rd February 2009

    Pros: great jumps great hips and a semi ok half pipe not to crowded

    Cons: chiarlifts have no bars for ur board so legs get tired

    BUTTERNUT is a great terrain park the scooter progression is great for beginners and intermediates working on tricks they need to master. while the twisted ... Full review

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  • 4

    Jam Packed

    by jsirota - 2nd February 2009

    Pros: Convenient, Safe, fun

    Cons: Waaaaaaaaay too many skiers!, Can't say "no" to $

    Butternut is an overall great place to ski for the intermediate skier. It has 22 trails and they're maintained pretty well. From beginner to aggressive ski... Full review

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  • 4

    Great family place

    by rachelsara73 - 21st January 2009

    Pros: nice trails

    Cons: problems with boot rentals

    It seems like more experienced skiers think butternut is more for beginners, but my boyfriend who's a beginner snowboarder found it to be too advanced for h... Full review

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  • 4

    Great place for a family

    by Skifamily - 9th January 2009

    Pros: Very nice staff, great ski school

    Cons: Limited terrain for advanced skiers

    We've skied here on an off for over a decade, first without kids, now with. Before kids, we looked at Butternut as a decent place for a quick trip, though ... Full review

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