Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Hunter Mountain

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 59%
  • Beginner
  • 39%
  • Families
  • 51%
  • Intermediate
  • 49%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 37%
  • Advanced
  • 53%

Helpful Highlights:

As a newbie I found hunter much better than Mount Snow (the only other place I have skied) The bunny slopes here are longer and less steep which made learni...

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  • 4


    by J H - 8th February 2014

    Pros: Great beginner slops

    Cons: Bad food

    As a newbie I found hunter much better than Mount Snow (the only other place I have skied) The bunny slopes here are longer and less steep which made learni... Full review

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  • 3

    Needs many improvements

    by S L - 3rd February 2014

    Pros: Friendly staff, numerous instructors, slopes

    Cons: Outdated food court bldg, disorganized instruction, crowd control weekend,

    My wife and I are beginners and arrived for a 3 day ski lesson package. Saturday was mayhem and as a result we couldn't get more personalized help w/ boot s... Full review

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  • 4

    January 19, 2014

    by Allison W. - 20th January 2014

    Pros: trails, employees, terrain park

    Cons: conditions, seating in the lodge

    Yesterday was my first time at Hunter mountain. The wait lines were about ten to fifteen minutes. The trails were great. They were long and getting off the ... Full review

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  • 1

    Hunter Mountain

    by Topher Hammond - 18th December 2013

    Pros: snowmaking

    Cons: management discriminates against longhaired males

    I have been a long time season pass holder at Hunter Mountain. This year I decided to pay to take their snowboard instructor course, and teach for fun, as ... Full review

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  • 5


    by manhattanskier - 21st March 2013

    Pros: Steeps, Bumps, Some Glades, Close to NYC, 6 pack high speed chair with foot rests

    Cons: small, no night skiing

    Great place to take laps and keep in shape for big mountains. Has areas for all skiing levels and the best terrain for being so close to NYC. You can not be... Full review

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  • 1

    Don't waste your time and money at Hunter

    by wedge2edge - 6th March 2013

    Pros: some steep terrain, not too far from NYC

    Cons: high prices, so so snow-making, obnoxious sales management

    Stay away from Hunter. Rather go the few miles north to Windham as it is less crowded and has a better customer service. Even better go an extra hour northe... Full review

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