Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Catamount

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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 ...

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  • 4

    Good family skiing and snowboarding

    by lyon63 - 11th February 2012

    Pros: No lift line, groomed, friendly

    Cons: No moguls, beginner slopes are flat in spots

    Perfect for family if you're not looking for extremely difficult. You can make an intermediate trail difficult if you go fast and hit all the jumps. When ... Full review

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  • 4

    Good trails, attractive pricing, night skiing

    by azzhang412 - 28th January 2013

    Pros: Good trails, attractive pricing, night skiing, close to NYC

    Cons: Sub-par snowmaking

    Catamount is a great value in my opinion. This place is very reasonably priced, has great intermediate and expert terrain for NY and the Catskills, and is u... Full review

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  • 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

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  • 4

    Small gem

    by bhirsh95 - 6th January 2013

    Pros: Close to home, nice runs

    Cons: Some old lifts, usually icy conditions late in day

    This is the only place I have gotten injured, but that was my fault (fell and broke my hand). However, I still plan to return to Catamount. I like that it i... Full review

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  • 4

    Catamount is a really nice small full-sized ski station

    by alanmoroney - 27th January 2010

    Pros: People, scenary, Great Barrington, instructors, trails, steep

    Cons: small, steep, not all runs always open

    Catamount is a really nice small full-sized ski station, with surprisingly long runs through really pretty glades and is a great challenge to your technique... Full review

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  • 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

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