Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Catamount

Planning a ski trip to Catamount? 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 Catamount 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 Catamount 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: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.0
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.0
  • Nightlife
  • 1.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 24%
  • Beginner
  • 39%
  • Families
  • 61%
  • Intermediate
  • 63%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 29%
  • Advanced
  • 21%

Helpful Highlights:

I ski catamount several times each year. i usually like it, but today (2/16/2013) was so icy that in my opinion it was not safe. i skied only two hours ...

Displaying 19 - 24 of 44 Resort Reviews

2 | 3 | 4 | 5
  • 4

    Best way to go for NYC ppl

    by dawnelise - 25th January 2010

    Pros: close to nyc, good price,

    Cons: small, lots of icy trails

    I like to go here b/c it is closest to nyc. I do not have to deal with bridges or tolls either. It does get boring after a few visits, but I still come b... Full review

    Report Abuse

  • 4

    Catamount rides ike a Kitten

    by planb420 - 3rd November 2009

    Pros: Interesting terrain

    Cons: Small and gets old quick

    Slow chairs and limited terrain make the day seem really quick, as you could ride all of the good trails in less than an hour. If you are looking for a qual... Full review

    Report Abuse

  • 2

    Keep Em' Really, Really Sharp

    by gma1970 - 28th April 2009

    Pros: Terrain

    Cons: Rock Hard Snow

    Catamount has its strong points. Its got 1000' of vertical which ranks pretty well in the immediate area. Some of the terrain is pretty well pitched and the... Full review

    Report Abuse

  • 4

    Great Family Mountain

    by nmkelley - 16th March 2009

    Pros: variety of terrain for intermediate skiers

    Cons: needs more groomed trails

    I have visited a few times. I like that it is an easy day trip from Fairfield County. The mountain is great for families with kids and teens. I also saw ... Full review

    Report Abuse

  • 3

    Catamount: Skiing or Skating?

    by skizucchini - 3rd March 2009

    Pros: Nice views from the top, no lift lines

    Cons: Snow conditions were terrible - ice everywhere. Many trails were closed.

    We are trying out a variety of southern new england ski areas and had always wanted to try Catamount. It was awful. Many trails were closed (but not poste... Full review

    Report Abuse

  • 4


    by Lora - 26th February 2009

    Pros: great trails, nicely groomed

    Cons: expensive food

    We went up there during the week. Lured in by the $20 lift tix. We're so glad we went. What a great little mountain!... Full review

    Report Abuse

Displaying 19 - 24 of 44 Resort Reviews

2 | 3 | 4 | 5

Tell us about your experience at Catamount

Share your experience at this resort to help other skiers.

* Required

  • Overall  *
  • Family
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • Terrain Park
  • Nightlife
Snow Report and Powder Alerts!

By subscribing you agree to our terms and conditions

By clicking on the "Preview" button below, you agree to follow the guidelines in our Posting Policy.

NOTE: If you represent the management of this property and would like to respond to a review, please use the management response form.



Catamount News & Events

View All

2013/2014 Early Bird Season Pass Prices: Northeast

Northeast season pass prices from ski resorts in New England and New York.More


Trail Map

Trail Map

Trail Map

Get More From On The Snow

Get More From On The Snow Get snow reports, forecasts, and conditions for your favorite resorts, mountains and ski areas. Get Started