Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Hunter Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Hunter Mountain? 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 Hunter Mountain 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 Hunter Mountain 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: 3.7

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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  • 2


    by REGO - 1st January 2009

    Pros: SKi Barn gave me a -2- FREE lift ticket to Hunter


    Skied Hunter for the past -2- days - had -2- FREE ski TIKS from Ski Barn The 1st day - Skiing ok in the morning up to 11am. Then the ugly ICE CHUNKS sta... Full review

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  • 4

    I love it

    by Skilover14 - 21st December 2008

    Pros: good snow, nice black trails

    Cons: too much mound this year

    This is my favorite mountain so far! I go there every monday and is always good! People are complaining is too crowded...well don't go there on the weekend!... Full review

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  • 4

    got snow? yes

    by wildjane - 11th December 2008

    Pros: really fast recovery, which is important in this area

    Cons: only one blue trail down from summit-sucks

    We skied for a long time at Scotch Valley for years and loved its little, mom and pop self--gone by now--so on to Hunter. It isn't just people from the city... Full review

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  • 3

    hunter -- enough said?

    by kyle34 - 21st November 2008

    Pros: hunter west

    Cons: what you always hear

    well, hunter is what it is. overcrowded on the weekends --> i go during the week. nightlife is what you make of it...not really a park rat. what i am is a l... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice hill draws the crowds

    by p_nut - 6th November 2008

    Pros: Close to NYC, good trails, variety

    Cons: very crowded

    Hunter has good trails and is close to NYC, so naturally it is pretty crowded. I guess it can't be helped. Excellent snowmaking on the main part of the mt... Full review

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  • 1

    Hunter Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 23rd June 2008



    Huntahhhh...may be a lousy mountain but at least it is our mountain (people from Northern NJ and New York know what I mean). Here are the facts: *Brut... Full review

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