Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

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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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  • 4

    I've had a pass for 4 years. Good place, but not perfect.

    by Chris185 - 17th January 2010

    Pros: Whole mountain grooming twice a day, clean, kept up trails.

    Cons: Crowded days and vulgar rude school kids detract from a 5 star review.

    I've had a night season pass for the past few years so they are doing something right. That is the basis for my review, given a choice, I'd head up north ... Full review

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  • 4

    Great for a day trip

    by BrendanM - 1st January 2010

    Pros: 1,000 ft of vert in MA

    Cons: Crowded during vacation times

    Wachusett was the first resort that I went to when I moved to MA and I was very impressed. Early in the morning, it was uncrowded and great. By about noon, ... Full review

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  • 3

    Local fun

    by capone5 - 1st December 2009

    Pros: Close and has night skiing.

    Cons: Have to pay to use park, crowded, lots of children

    Wachussett is one of those hit or miss mountains, ive been lucky about 70% of the times I go there. Yeah if you go during the right day at the right time y... Full review

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  • 3

    Location, Location, Location

    by gma1970 - 22nd June 2009

    Pros: Close To Boston

    Cons: Very Dull Skiing

    Wachusett makes an easy ski day possible for a lot of people who would otherwise need to travel quite a way to find a 1000' hill. I went on a Thursday and w... Full review

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  • 3

    Great Spring Skiing

    by skiman1000 - 18th March 2009

    Pros: Always great snow and close to home

    Cons: Small Mountain

    Wachusetts is a little Mountain with lots of big mountain charm. The snow is always great. It is mostly intermidiate terrain but you can stay in shape for... Full review

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  • 2

    Ski on the ride home

    by wimberlym - 12th March 2009

    Pros: Great after 8pm

    Cons: Small mountain, crowded

    Wachusett is great for 1 reason ... I can ski it on the way home from work. So I can get some practice in, for a reasonable price on their season pass. I fi... Full review

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