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


    by H3NDR1X15 - 9th March 2009

    Pros: Close to Boston, terrain park

    Cons: Not very many trails

    Wachusetts is good for people who have never been before but it gets really boring after a while. I am a intermediate snowboarder and only about 5 trails ar... Full review

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  • 3

    Not my kind of Mountain

    by wespac187 - 18th February 2009

    Pros: Two high speed lifts, variety of terrain, good park

    Cons: over crowded, slow lift lines

    I hadn't been to Wachusett Mountain in a few years and I was surprised to see how many people there were on the Mountain. The lift lines were relatively slo... Full review

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  • 4


    by djvicvic7 - 26th January 2009

    Pros: good for rookies, good student program

    Cons: boring for advanced... small mountain

    I go there every Friday for boarding. I am not particularly good at it yet, but the lessons people were nice. The student programs had you as a regular skie... Full review

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  • 3

    better than nothing

    by mpainter508 - 5th January 2009

    Pros: close,

    Cons: packed,

    Wa Wa is OK for the day if you can't make it up north.Not to bad if it's not to busy,in fact it can be pretty good but if it is busy,forget it! Not worth i... Full review

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  • 4

    Great day at Wachusetts

    by Julie79 - 1st January 2009

    Pros: Easy day trip from Boston, friendly place

    Cons: Not very big, not very steep, not very challenging

    We skied at Wachusetts -- our first visit there -- on New Year's Eve and had a divine day. Given all the other negative reviews, however, I have to wonder ... Full review

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  • 3

    Wachusett Experience

    by - 3rd December 2008

    Pros: close to Boston

    Cons: small, crowed and pricey

    good place for a day trip, but it should be less ( a lot less ) expensive based on what it has to offer. It gets crowed on Saturday and a bit unsafe on the ... Full review

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