Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Waterville Valley

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Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 76%
  • Beginner
  • 53%
  • Families
  • 82%
  • Intermediate
  • 82%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 65%
  • Advanced
  • 65%

Helpful Highlights:

Finally, a foot plus of new snow but only limited trails open-the Sunnyside lift remained closed all day! The shuttle bus was limited at best and took ove...

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  • 5

    Why go anywhere else?

    by MarkGinnyMark - 24th December 2010

    Pros: skiing great, shuttle bus great, food good.

    Cons: reseraunt hours could be better. Love the taco place.

    Kids Camp is great. A totally positive experience for both boarding and skiing. Lyndy & Vannessa are great. New management is doing a great job making sn... Full review

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  • 3

    Fading Fast

    by mozo - 3rd April 2010

    Pros: Challenging trails,$1 to ski all day on April 1

    Cons: No easy way downfrom top for newbies,cafeteria overpriced

    Having paid only $1 each to ski all day long as part of their April Fools Day promo,I feel guiltyvoicing any complaints.However,it's a dirty job,and somebo... Full review

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  • 5

    Sring place to be

    by ejoneill - 17th March 2010

    Pros: Schwendi Hutte

    Cons: note for me - some might say it's too 'off the beaten path'

    I was up at Waterville after a 3 year hiatus and hit it on a warm spring like March day....goggle tan type of day! hands down there is no place I would hav... Full review

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  • 4

    nice place to spend day with family

    by jakejj - 9th March 2010

    Pros: good lifts, short line, lots of nice hills to ski

    Cons: none come to mind

    travel from NC to spend the week skiing in NH with the family starting at waterville on tue.. Great place with easy access from I-93. Not a lot of mountains... Full review

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  • 5

    sweet time

    by asdfghjkl123456789 - 7th December 2009

    Pros: Awesome; variety, terrain, instructers, customer service fun time

    Cons: none its a small town and thats what i like about it.

    Took lessons my instructer was Peter Downing and he was awesome request him for a privite SB lesson, good instructer... Full review

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  • 5

    Off the Beaten Path

    by advil45 - 12th August 2009

    Pros: Extremely family friendly, amazing mountain views, good food, many outdoor adventures to choose from.

    Cons: Small atmoshere may not suit all

    Waterville Valley has been a vacation destination for my family for over 25 years! With a superb learn to ski/ride program, individuals of all ages and abil... Full review

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