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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  • 2

    Big Mountain, HUGE CROWDS, icy terrain

    by FlyfiishermanSeekingSnow - 13th February 2011

    Pros: Big mountain , fast lifts

    Cons: ice ice and more ice, HUGE CROWDS, expensive lift tickets

    so we skid this resort after spending 2 days at Belleayre and this place doesn't even begin to compare to the other. The mountain here is much steeper than ... Full review

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  • 4

    Best terrain features in the Catskills

    by Powder_Bunny - 25th December 2010

    Pros: Steepest, most difficult terrain in the Catskills

    Cons: crowds, prices, busses from NYC

    While this mountain is probably the best terrain wise in the Catskill mountain region of NY state, it is a far shot from actually being a good mountain. The... Full review

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  • 4

    Hunter Mtn

    by ridethesnow - 11th November 2010

    Pros: Cheap, great lessons, great atmosphere, short drive from anywhere

    Cons: Often Icy, Crowded weekends, No easy trails from top of front face

    Hunter Mtn is one of my favorite resorts. It is very convenient to get to, and it is a great atmosphere to ski/ride in. Greatest lessons ever. It took me... Full review

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  • 3

    It will do

    by ilovepow - 10th May 2010

    Pros: Close to NJ

    Cons: Ice, No Powder, Quck Runs

    Not exactly a thrill of a day if that's what you're looking for. It's not a terrible mountain for the area, considering the lack of options. Very icy an... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Spring Skiing

    by HelderbergComplainer - 16th March 2010

    Pros: Great cruisers and soft bumps. Lots of snow still

    Cons: Season will be over soon

    March 10, 2010 there was still lots of snow and great spring skiing from 9am to noon. Later it got too soft and not so much fun. Get out early for a great... Full review

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  • 1

    Worst Experience

    by - 8th March 2010

    Pros: None

    Cons: Everything

    I went with a group to Hunter last week. We arrived at approximately 1030 am and it wasnt until 1pm that we got on the slopes. What accounted for this 2.5... Full review

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