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

    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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  • 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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  • 3

    Wachusett Mountain

    by dzhangskier - 5th March 2011

    Pros: Proximity to Boston, Great beginner terrain

    Cons: not enough for the expert, terrain park

    I visited Wachusett on New Years Day 2011. The high that day was 56 degrees, so the snow was soft corn. The lower half of the mountain is the real beginne... 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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  • 3

    Nice Learners Mountain

    by daxg - 30th January 2011

    Pros: close to boston, easy terrain

    Cons: lift lines, crowds

    Midsize mountain close to Boston. Easy for beginners; but the long lift lines were a real turn off. Night skiing is nice.... 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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