Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mad River Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Mad River 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 Mad River 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 Mad River 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: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 51
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 47%
  • Beginner
  • 42%
  • Families
  • 58%
  • Intermediate
  • 54%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 42%
  • Advanced
  • 33%

Helpful Highlights:

REMEMBER.. THIS IS OHIO AND HEY.. WE'RE USED TO DISAPPOINTMENTS, BROWNS BUCKEYES, BENGALS SO GO HAVE A GOOD TIME ANYWAY...

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  • 4

    WHERE DID THE NIGHT LIFE GO? I REMEMBER BEEING THERE MUCH LATER

    by BOB GOLDEN - 6th February 2014

    Pros: LESS THAN 2 HOURS AWAY

    Cons: SHORT RUNS

    REMEMBER.. THIS IS OHIO AND HEY.. WE'RE USED TO DISAPPOINTMENTS, BROWNS BUCKEYES, BENGALS SO GO HAVE A GOOD TIME ANYWAY... Full review

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  • 5

    Always a good trip

    by Blaize Hart - 23rd January 2014

    Pros: Nice variety, good atmosphere, great lodge

    Cons: Rough, unkept terrain at times

    I visit the park many times throughout skiing season because it is the closest to my house. It has the most variety in Ohio and the best slopes in Ohio (goo... Full review

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  • 1

    Old and worn

    by Eis_geist - 24th April 2013

    Pros: Wide

    Cons: but not long. very outdated

    Went up here to see what all the big deal was about with MRM on a NSP event. The lodge is awfully outdated, and the "stained" glass effect is just silly.... Full review

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  • 1

    not a nice place to visit

    by ladyskier - 20th April 2013

    Pros: only close place

    Cons: bad people work there

    Well I'll tell you a story about what happened to us the last time we went there. We were waiting for pizza and a young boy walked past me with a sparrow i... Full review

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  • 2

    Great Snowmaking But Poor Service

    by MinnesotaBuckeye - 30th January 2012

    Pros: They make the most of their terrain

    Cons: Service and facilities need work

    I'm a regular at Mad River, due to my kids' participation in ski club. It's a decent midwest ski hill, with above-average lift capacity, first-class snowmak... Full review

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  • 5

    A Great Place for Families

    by srajendram - 23rd March 2011

    Pros: great terrain park, good variety of runs, best resort in ohio

    Cons: its still ohio so only 300 vert. ft.

    I have been skiing at Mad River Mountain for 8 seasons now and can honestly say that Capital Park is the best terrain park in the midwest in my opinion havi... Full review

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