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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  • 4

    Fun in the cloud

    by catskillbob - 18th February 2010

    Pros: Powder

    Cons: windy

    Enjoyed my first day at Hunter this year. It's as steep as I remembered from last year. I see more great skiers here then anywhere else. It's great ridin... Full review

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  • 2

    Better Options in NYS

    by jerz - 18th December 2009

    Pros: Snowmaking

    Cons: Overcrowding, No Lights (night skiing), Young Crowd

    Hunter is probably the most popular mountain in NYS, which explains why it gets so crowded on the weekends. As with all mountains in the North-East (spare a... Full review

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  • 3

    Hunter Is As Hunter Does

    by gma1970 - 22nd June 2009

    Pros: Everything You've Ever Heard Is True

    Cons: Everything You've Ever Heard Is True

    From its dynamited, construction zone looking, pock-marked face, to its obnoxious clientele, to its superior snow making, to its pretty darn good ski terrai... Full review

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  • 4

    Spring has sprung

    by gunny - 17th May 2009

    Pros: soft snow , lots of it,entertainment,wildlife

    Cons: day has to end evenually

    Great spring ski day on April 5th ,soft snow,sunshine,pond skimming and great Catskill views on a warm sunny April day in the Catskills. Kids enjoyed watchi... Full review

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  • 4

    Spring skiing at its finest

    by gunny - 5th April 2009

    Pros: Great terrain , spectacular views, descent facilities

    Cons: a few idiots on the slopes

    Finished out a great ski season Sunday April 5th at Hunter mountain. Sun ,snow and a little entertainment in the form of pond skimming. Enjoyed seeing 3 bla... Full review

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  • 4

    Mid March at Hunter

    by BimsWhim - 15th March 2009

    Pros: Nice steeps, good grooming, varied terrain

    Cons: crowds on weekends

    You can tell you’re at Hunter, when at 08:15 am a car pulls up next to you in the parking lot and two mid twenty something males emerge as they knock off th... Full review

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