Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Crotched Mountain

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 44%
  • Beginner
  • 69%
  • Families
  • 81%
  • Intermediate
  • 75%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 38%
  • Advanced
  • 31%

Helpful Highlights:

I am a new snowboarder having boarded at 4 mountains previously. My friend wanted to experience Midnight Madness, the 9 PM- 3 AM mountain program. We had a ...

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  • 5

    great mountain for families

    by mrcompgov - 1st January 2011

    Pros: varied trails for different abilities, very friendly

    Cons: slow lifts, spare lodge

    Our family of 5, kids 6, 9 and 11 and my wife who dislikes cold, speed and bumps, had another great holiday week at Crotched Mountain. Unforunately, my 9 y... Full review

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  • 3

    Late night

    by bobbutts - 14th April 2010

    Pros: snowmaking, grooming, late nights, park

    Cons: slow lifts, small, no steeps or bumps

    Good place to go for well groomed cruisers and well executed snowmaking. Boarder friendly layout and good park. Midnight Madness is good for those of us w... Full review

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  • 4

    Gotta get here early!

    by thesnowboarder - 18th January 2010

    Pros: Easy to get from place to place, cheap, beginners' paradise

    Cons: Not much for advanced/high intermediate, can be tricky getting off lifts, icy/mogul

    It was pretty easy to get from lift to lift. The base was flat and the traverses weren't totally uphill. This place is much cheaper than surrounding areas s... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice Midnight Madness

    by eewdad - 11th January 2010

    Pros: Well lit trials, no lines, no waiting.

    Cons: Rough grooming, obnoxious snowboarders

    Great Saturday night of skiing. The trails were well lit and marked. Grooming was rough due to skiers and wind all day. Top was sheer ice. Later in eveni... Full review

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  • 4

    Crotched Mountain Review

    by SGTDBP - 8th January 2010

    Pros: Friendly staff, good snow coverage, no lines

    Cons: Slow lifts

    Crotched is a smaller mountain, but has a good variety of terrain. The lifts are slow but I have never waited more than a couple minutes in line, even when ... Full review

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  • 5

    Great place for families of different abilities

    by mrcompgov - 30th December 2009

    Pros: Trail variety, snow, family friendly, no crowds, instructors

    Cons: slow double chair, spare lodge

    My family of three kids under 11, and a wife who was nervous skiing just spent two wonderful days at Crotched Mountain and we loved everything about it (exc... Full review

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