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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.0

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 52%
  • Beginner
  • 83%
  • Families
  • 90%
  • Intermediate
  • 66%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 48%
  • Advanced
  • 17%

Helpful Highlights:

I grew up on this mountain, so I'll always have a special fondness for it in my heart, but that's about where it ends. This place is great for families, bec...

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  • 2

    Great for beginners, but experts, carry on

    by RIMH - 28th January 2014

    Pros: Close by, great for beginners, night skiing

    Cons: Small, not go for experts, overcrowded, expensive

    I grew up on this mountain, so I'll always have a special fondness for it in my heart, but that's about where it ends. This place is great for families, bec... Full review

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  • 4

    Great day trip skiing close to Boston

    by namefunnel - 6th January 2014

    Pros: Great snow making, good beginner, intermediate runs

    Cons: Crowded on snowy weekend days

    Sunday skiing was great after a 12"+ dump of powder snow 2 days ago. As usual, the lower mountain area blue runs on the right had lower traffic density tha... Full review

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  • 5


    by MELTEMI - 3rd April 2013

    Pros: great little convenient ski mountain - ecstasy for the taking

    Cons: no cons once one stops stupidly comparing to other mountains

    as SHAKESPEARE said " comparisons are odious " . one can have a total bliss day at WACHUSETT . the unecessary comparisons to NH or COLORADO is irrelevant .... Full review

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  • 4

    Slushfest...It is Spring afterall

    by cripsychic - 31st March 2013

    Pros: Night Skiing, Spring ticket discount, Not crowded today

    Cons: Super Slushy snow, limited variety of runs, no seriously difficult runs

    This is the last week Wachusett is open but I decided I really wanted to go skiing one more time before end of season (just got back from spring break skiin... Full review

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  • 5

    Great skiing so close to home!

    by Hmarie56 - 1st January 2013

    Pros: Excellent snow condition and great for beginners!

    Cons: Long lift lines and crowded lodge.

    The only thing I do not like is not having a longer (top of the peak) green trail. Everything else about skiing at Wachusetts is excellent....and so close t... Full review

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  • 3

    Decent location, crowded, good bar

    by Three2Ski - 19th December 2011

    Pros: Not a bad drive, good night skiing, fun bar

    Cons: Usually very crowded, not a big mountain

    I have been here probably 50 times in my life, from college ski club to recently with coworkers. **Location Not far from Route 2 so easy to get to and way... Full review

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