Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Buck Hill

Planning a ski trip to Buck Hill? 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 Buck Hill 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 Buck Hill 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: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 29%
  • Beginner
  • 53%
  • Families
  • 59%
  • Intermediate
  • 29%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 29%
  • Advanced
  • 12%

Helpful Highlights:

Lift rates are unacceptably high for such a small ski area. At the very least they could offer a lower nightly rate. The current rate of $27.00 is ridiculou...

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  • 4

    Buck Hill Review

    by quinnman - 10th December 2009

    Pros: Nice place, not too busy

    Cons: none

    Buck Hill is a great family place. Even if it IS located in the heart of the cities. They always have a great terrain park, and always trying to add more to... Full review

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  • 4

    Great place to teach kids

    by Brian T - 17th March 2009

    Pros: Magic Carpet Ride Makes It Easy for Kids

    Cons: Limited # of Runs

    Buck Hill with 2 Magic Carpet Rides, is a great place to teach kids how to ski. Tow ropes, T-bars and J-bars are extremely difficult for young kids to deal... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice Place

    by ndboarder - 26th January 2009

    Pros: good jumps, rails, and great lifts

    Cons: small hill,big town

    It is a great weekend getaway for the whole family! Nice crew of people working there, and it's also very cheap for a whole day.... Full review

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  • 5

    Buck Hill good for the 'burbs

    by willman161 - 23rd November 2008

    Pros: good snow, lots of rail jams, great lifts

    Cons: small hill, small terrain parks

    well buck hill is one of those places like a grocery store, even if its not the best you still go there frequently. and buck hill has done their best for t... Full review

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  • 5

    Buck is great.

    by Doodski - 22nd October 2008

    Pros: Snow, location, snow, location.

    Cons: Terrain, size, and obnoxious kids.

    Buck is a great little hill that has a lot to offer for being such a tiny place. As other reviewers said, they usually have great snow. Maybe it is becuase ... Full review

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  • 5

    Buck Hill Review

    by anonymous_user - 26th March 2008

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    Even now, as all other areas (except Afton) are closed for the season, Buck still has great snow. I don't know how they do it, but generally the snow is alw... Full review

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