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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  • 5

    Ladies Day Recommendation

    by Lester - 3rd March 2009

    Pros: Proximity to New York City - 2 hours from Tappan Zee!

    Cons: I couldn't find a Hunter Mountain postcard!

    I'm a new resident of NY, and finally set time aside to get out of the City to find snow! I love skiing but had been sucked into Broadway, Bars and Restaur... Full review

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  • 5

    Stay away from Hunter

    by mjcolemanpt - 6th February 2009

    Pros: Excellent Snow Making, Challenging Terrain

    Cons: Can be treacherous when the snow turns to ice...

    Hunter is a great resort for honing your big mountain skills. It is pretty comparable to anything you'll find throughout the East Coast in terms of challen... Full review

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  • 4

    toilets stink

    by perry - 3rd February 2009

    Pros: good snow helpful stuff

    Cons: filthy restrooms

    I have been sking at hunter for20years.After 1998 the night life at Hunter has drastically declined.Hunter must update their facility,the food is pricy ,and... Full review

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  • 3

    Hunter is OK

    by actualize81 - 1st February 2009

    Pros: location

    Cons: ice, people

    Hunter is a resort that is frequently visited by NYC visitors. It's a decent resort with good terrain but it is exceptionally icy, despite the fact they bl... Full review

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  • 4

    Thumbs Up!!! except for the food

    by alexvnyc - 10th January 2009

    Pros: Mountain

    Cons: Food

    I am just coming back from a 3 day stay at Hunter. The mountain is extremely well-maintained, and the conditions were great. You can not get better than thi... Full review

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  • 4

    Lucky Texans get lots of snow

    by jseksie - 7th January 2009

    Pros: great ski conditions, good location

    Cons: snow making during the day

    We drove up from NJ in a snow storm, which was great for ski conditions, but not for driving! We spent about 5 days and had lots of snow. It was very, ver... Full review

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