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

    Great snow making, small mountain

    by azzhang412 - 27th January 2013

    Pros: Snow making, Distance to NYC, Plenty of Bussing options

    Cons: Price, Small Mountain, Crowds on weekends

    Went over the last weekend in Jan 2013. Paid $70 for an adult all day lift!! I only paid $73 a day for Mont Tremblant in Canada during the NYE holiday. It... Full review

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  • 5

    Great mountain, minor setbacks.

    by D3xus - 22nd January 2013

    Pros: Snowguns everywhere, 6-pak, snowtubing, waffles, weather, nightlife, great feel of snow,

    Cons: No half-pipe, focused on advanced terrain, aggressive pricing

    If you're a beginner on the mountain, your options are kind of limited. There isn't a significant ground for I'm-not-a-beginner-anymore,-what-now skiers, bu... Full review

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  • 2


    by NYNANO - 26th February 2012

    Pros: 2 hours drive from home

    Cons: Ice-Crowds

    Hunter is ok. I love the part it is only 2 hours away from home. I like the fact I can just go on trails nobody rides, like Way Out, and stay there almost a... Full review

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  • 4

    love the terrain

    by kellogg - 25th January 2012

    Pros: lots of snow, steeps are great

    Cons: snow was VERY firm

    While there is no natural snow on the east coast in January 2012, Hunter has blown tons on their mountain. Today was 22deg at the top and after a few warm ... Full review

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  • 4

    great, considering the mild weather

    by ton2fig - 2nd January 2012

    Pros: close to NYC, good artificial snow

    Cons: eSki website needs improvement

    not too crowded today, lots of lifts operational. trails aren't too icy. finally snowed a bit in the afternoon. looking forward to more trips this winter.... Full review

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  • 3

    Getting Better

    by ilovepow - 16th February 2011

    Pros: Added Glades

    Cons: Ice

    Well, it seems that Hunter tried to add a few glades to their runs. Finally, something new to change the up and down of the average day here. The new lift... Full review

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