Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Plattekill Mountain

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Overall Rating: 3.5

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.0
  • Nightlife
  • 1.8

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 33%
  • Beginner
  • 20%
  • Families
  • 80%
  • Intermediate
  • 47%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 40%
  • Advanced
  • 73%

Helpful Highlights:

Skied 12/28 and 12/30/12. North Face off of the double was good, with spots of thin cover. Blockbuster was a ski killer with very thin cover in spots. Mo...

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  • 3

    Needs to make snow

    by Druid - 31st December 2012

    Pros: Good terrain

    Cons: They open trails with very thin cover

    Skied 12/28 and 12/30/12. North Face off of the double was good, with spots of thin cover. Blockbuster was a ski killer with very thin cover in spots. Mo... Full review

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  • 4

    Worth the Wait

    by bronxlord - 11th February 2012

    Pros: Great Layout, Well Maintained, Local Mountain

    Cons: Basic Amenities

    Have been wanting to come here for a couple of years on the secret suggestions of a couple of friends. Only 15 trails were open because the snow in the Nor... Full review

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  • 5

    Great family mountain!

    by weeski5 - 28th February 2011

    Pros: variety of trails, great family atmosphere, hidden gem

    Cons: can't think of any

    This mountain was an amazing find. Really enjoyed our weekend there. All trails lead to base area so it was easy to keep track of kids. Great long beginn... Full review

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  • 1

    ski rocks literally

    by heysnuff - 26th February 2011

    Pros: no one skis here

    Cons: bring your old skis or boards, little snowmaking

    the management greatly exaggerates snow and trail reports. for friday, february 25th their report was "12 inches of new snow" i live in the area at 2000 ft ... Full review

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  • 1

    Worst day on the slopes this year

    by rockypoint - 25th February 2011

    Pros: several fire places in the lodge

    Cons: Worst Staff

    We had the worst time at this mountain. The terrain is very difficult; no up mountain beginner slopes. My son's friend had to walk two miles down the moun... Full review

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  • 5

    Skiing for Skiing's Sake

    by gma1970 - 21st February 2011

    Pros: This Place Is A Treasure!

    Cons: None Here But, It Won't Appeal to All

    I haven't had a hard time finding something good to say about any Catskills hill I've made turns on. When I stack rank them with Plattekill though, here's w... Full review

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