Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

Planning a ski trip to Wachusett Mountain Ski Area? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Wachusett Mountain Ski Area stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Wachusett Mountain Ski Area review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

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...

Displaying 37 - 41 of 41 Resort Reviews

5 | 6 | 7
  • 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

    Report Abuse

  • 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

    Report Abuse

  • 2

    Not bad, but you have been warned!!!!!

    by Bravehrt - 14th March 2011

    Pros: A good place to learn and build confidence. Night riding

    Cons: Kids and teens everywhere, Lift staff is very rude, there stingy on making snow

    Really not a bad mountain for being in MA. For me I go there often due to it being the closest mountain for me to ride. About an 1 hour and 15 min away. Its... Full review

    Report Abuse

  • 2

    Wachusett Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 4th February 2006

    Pros:

    Cons:

    I thought the terrain park looked great, but I was disappointed to find out you need a 'park pass' and had to sign a release form. Who needs to pay extra m... Full review

    Report Abuse

  • 2

    Wachusett Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 4th February 2006

    Pros:

    Cons:

    In the cafeteria: Inedible hamburgers but good chicken fingers and fries. Also, stay away from the potato salad.... Full review

    Report Abuse

Displaying 37 - 41 of 41 Resort Reviews

5 | 6 | 7

Tell us about your experience at Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

Share your experience at this resort to help other skiers.

* Required

  • Overall  *
  • Family
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • Terrain Park
  • Nightlife
Snow Report and Powder Alerts!


By subscribing you agree to our terms and conditions

By clicking on the "Preview" button below, you agree to follow the guidelines in our Posting Policy.

NOTE: If you represent the management of this property and would like to respond to a review, please use the management response form.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Wachusett Mountain Ski Area News & Events

View All

Recap: Winter Storm Nemo Hits the East Coast

Winter Storm Nemo hit the East Coast this weekend and ski resorts welcomed massive amounts of new snowfall and powder days were had by all.More

Advertisement

Trail Map

Trail Map

Trail Map

Get More From On The Snow

Get More From On The Snow Get snow reports, forecasts, and conditions for your favorite resorts, mountains and ski areas. Get Started

Advertisement