Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Pats Peak

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 51
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 33%
  • Beginner
  • 61%
  • Families
  • 61%
  • Intermediate
  • 39%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 17%
  • Advanced
  • 22%

Helpful Highlights:

Went to Pats for the first time yesterday for a day trip. Easy drive and easy parking. Conditions were firm but forgiving, only a couple of small ice patc...

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  • 2

    Best for Beginners

    by thesnowboarder - 6th February 2010

    Pros: Multiple ways to get to top, close to home, yummy fries.

    Cons: Bad layout, flats everywhere, slow lifts that stop every other second, terrible rentals, extremely easy

    To be honest, I hate this ski area. I was okay with it last year-but only because the only trails I went on were the bunny slopes. I'm more of a higher leve... Full review

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  • 4

    Pretty Sweet Place

    by thesnowboarder - 22nd November 2009

    Pros: Not too crowded, nice instructors, something for all levels

    Cons: Slow lifts, hard for snowboarders to move from lift to lift, terrible rental boards

    My ski club goes here every Tuesday. There are hardly any lift lines, but for a snowboarder it is hard to go from the valley triple to any other lift. The i... Full review

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  • 3

    Good for families

    by bostowyo - 25th February 2009

    Pros: Location

    Cons: Slow lifts, crowded

    Pats Peak is a good place to bring the kids to teach them how to ski. The place is definitely geared toward families and the terrain is generally easy. Yo... Full review

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  • 4

    nice little mountain

    by offwallstreet - 23rd January 2009

    Pros: short lines, inexpensive, close to boston

    Cons: small, slow lifts

    This is the closest real skiing/snowboarding to Boston. I went to Pats Peak on Martin Luther King day after they had just received 8 inches of fresh powder.... Full review

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  • 5

    Excellent place - i went there 3 times this season

    by diptam - 12th January 2009

    Pros: Nice varied terrain , has onsite day care as well !

    Cons: No high speed lifts

    I used to go to Wachusett in yr 2006-08 but was kind of tired by the high price and wait time in the lifts. Was just searching for a comparable Ski area wi... Full review

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  • 3

    Great for a weekend trip

    by shanewicken - 27th October 2008

    Pros: Good Groomers, Fast lifts for a small resort

    Cons: 20 something snowboarders

    The resort is beautiful, we got there about 30 minutes before the lifts open so we really didn't have alot of waiting around, to get lift tickets and we wer... Full review

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