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by: CTskinerd - 15th March 2011

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  • 5All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4Family Friendly
  • 1Aprés Ski
  • 3Terrain Park
  • Overall Value
Great Trails/ Diversity/ Very Undrowded
Bad Snow, Bad Lodge, Bad Lifts, Difficult to get to

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Catamount could be so much better than it is. It has a great amount of trails and diversity that could satisfy anyone used to surrounding mountains. It was also basically empty. Other than my family and friend, the only other people at the mountain were the race team (However it had been drizzling that morning, so that might be why). However, I was very disappointed by other aspects. Getting to it was difficult enough, apparently mapquest or GPS takes you on a paper road to it, and my mother and I were lost for at least an hour. If you're going to it, stick to rt 23. The major lift was fine, but the other lifts were slow and uncomfortable. The lodge was shockingly small, and on a busy day it must be horrible! But worst of all was the snow conditions. There were patches of grass on basically every trail, and a lot of ice (again it had drizzled that morning, but it had snowed 20+ inches earlier that week so I dont know what to think)
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  • c0lLe3nNc0 (17th February 2008)

    I live in the Berkshire, im practiclly a walk away from catamount. I think its the best around here. Great trails, friendly workers, and despite all the tou...

  • anonymous_user (25th January 2008)

    Been skiing catamount all season and they seem to do great with whatever conditions mother nature throws at them....

  • anonymous_user (21st January 2008)

    Skied Catamount twice, week of Jan 5th thru the 12th. A mixed bag weather wise, very warm mid week (60's!!)so the conditions weren't great, not their fault ...

  • anonymous_user (14th January 2008)

    I just skied Catamount this saturday and ive gotta say that even with the notorious january thaw the conditions were pretty good for new york. the coverage ...

  • lusitanolover (18th December 2007)

    catamount is the place to be. It's a great place for beginners and advanced skiers and boarders! The staff are very friendly and will always lend a helping ...

  • anonymous_user (13th December 2007)

    I have read the other reviews and was very dissapointed by what people wrote. I have skied CA,CO,MT,MI,MA,NH,NY,OH,PA,VT,UT,WV and Canada. No this is not ...

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