Driving Directions to Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

Comprehensive and detailed driving directions so you can spend less time driving and more time skiing at Wachusett Mountain Ski Area.

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Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

Wachusett (Algonquin for "great hill") has day and night skiing on its runs. Among the many lifts serving the mountain, you will find a high-speed detachable quad. Terrain accommodates advanced, intermediate, and beginners alike, and boasts a vertical of 1,000 feet.

By Car:

From Worcester: Take Rt. 290 East to exit 19 (which is 190 North).
Take Exit 5 off 190 North, which will put you onto 140 North. Follow 140 North for approx. nine miles. Take a left onto Mile Hill Rd. and travel 1/2 mile to the Ski Area entrance on the right.

From Boston: Take Rt. 2 West to Exit 25 for Westminster/Princeton. Take Rt. 140 South to a right onto Mile Hill Rd. and travel 1/2 mile to the Ski Area entrance on the right.

From Providence: Take Rt. 146 North to Rt. 290 East to Rt. 190 North. Take Exit 5 Rt. 140 North nine miles to a left onto Mile Hill Rd. and travel 1/2 mile to the Ski Area entrance on the right.

From Hartford: Take Rt. 84 East to the Mass Pike East to Exit 10 Auburn to Rt. 290 East to Rt. 190 North to Exit 5 Rt. 140 North nine miles to a left onto Mile Hill Rd. and travel 1/2 mile to the Ski Area entrance on the right.

From Nashua: Take Rt. 130 West to Rt. 13 South to Rt. 2A West to Rt. 140 South or Rt. 3 South to Rt. 495 South to Rt. 2 West Exit 25 Rt. 140 South to a right onto Mile Hill Rd. and travel 1/2 mile to the Ski Area entrance on the right. 

Ground Transportation:

In conjunction with the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA) and the Massachusetts Bay Commuter Rail Company (MBCR), skiers and snowboarders from Boston can take the commuter rail from Boston's North Station to nearby Fitchburg, MA on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the ski season. The ride is about 20 minutes and costs $7.75 one way (subject to change). More information (617-222-3200)

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