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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  • 3

    A convenient place

    by flaggyboy11 - 3rd December 2008

    Pros: Close enough to be a day trip, Easily navigatable, reasonable rates, night skiing

    Cons: Small, don't forgo NH VT and ME to go there, sometimes rude crowds

    As someone who lives in Massachusetts, this place is good for a few runs after works or school, or a day trip with the family. I would avoid Mon-Fri 3-7 PM ... Full review

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  • 2

    A very sad mountain situation

    by Ontheslopes - 13th November 2008

    Pros: Beginner trails isolated from other trails, Good views

    Cons: Overcrowded and small, lots of trudging between lifts

    Wachusett is better than Nashoba Valley, but it isn't that great. In fact, it's a pretty sad situation. Lots of trails have potential to be great mountain c... Full review

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  • 3

    Good for a day trip

    by shanewicken - 30th October 2008

    Pros: The best close option for Southeastern CT

    Cons: Busy, small and crowded

    This resort is only an hour from Norwich, CT and is the best close option for skiing. We usually try to go 3-4 times a year during the week after work. You ... Full review

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  • 4

    Wachusett Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 9th March 2008

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    this mountain is a great place to go if your going on a weekday or a day when most people are in school or working. the moutains aweful on the weekends and ... Full review

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  • 4

    Wachusett Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 18th February 2008

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    Caters to snowboarders and unsupervised kids and teens. Sometimes the place is literally crawling with them. Many kids are dropped off there for the day, an... Full review

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  • 5

    Wachusett Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th January 2008

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    I had heard and seen the commercials for years, "Wawawa...", but hadn't thought much of going there...until two years ago. My parents and some friends had s... Full review

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