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

    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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  • 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

    January 19, 2014

    by Allison W. - 20th January 2014

    Pros: trails, employees, terrain park

    Cons: conditions, seating in the lodge

    Yesterday was my first time at Hunter mountain. The wait lines were about ten to fifteen minutes. The trails were great. They were long and getting off the ... 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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  • 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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  • 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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