Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Shawnee Mountain Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 51
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 1.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 27%
  • Beginner
  • 55%
  • Families
  • 59%
  • Intermediate
  • 41%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 23%
  • Advanced
  • 5%

Helpful Highlights:

a friend and i stopped at shawnee on our way home to md. from several days in vermont. im a first time visitor and wont be back. despite the website to the ...

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  • 4

    Great beginner mountain

    by stfrailey - 3rd January 2013

    Pros: Easy terrain, cheap tickets, not crowded, fast lift

    Cons: Easy terrain, 1st time lesson was lame

    Visited Shawnee for the day with my first time skier brothers on Jan 2nd. First of all, amazing deal online $59 for ticket, rental, and lesson. This is a fu... Full review

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  • 2

    Good Price, Bad Mountain

    by Theiceskier - 18th March 2011

    Pros: Fast Runs, very good terrain park

    Cons: Slushy or icy depending on month

    Shawnee mountain has many pros and cons included at the mountain. The lift that most people like to ride (the terrain park lift) is only a double and takes... Full review

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  • 4

    FAMILY

    by Garman1997 - 26th January 2011

    Pros: Family friendly, very nice terrain park and starter park

    Cons: Not steep at all but thats not what it is suppost to be for

    It is nice for familys. I enjoyed by day there . It is great if you are just beginning or have kids.... Full review

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  • 4

    Good for families

    by whatmeworry - 18th January 2011

    Pros: Kid friendly, short lines, beginner oriented

    Cons: Crowded lodge and rest area

    With our first kid crossing the 4 year mark, we were looking for a slope to introduce her to skiing; and after a couple of days of online search narrowed on... Full review

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  • 3

    Great for families!

    by keneikirk - 26th December 2010

    Pros: Price, location, snow coverage

    Cons: not very challenging

    Ski Shawnee isn't the best place I've skied but I can't imagine not having fun skiing and it was a great place for my family who are mostly beginners. We ... Full review

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  • 3

    Shawnee is a Decent Mountain

    by powhound820 - 8th March 2010

    Pros: Park, Staff

    Cons: Downhill Terrain

    Pretty fun mountain. The park is pretty nice and depending on how its set up can be very challenging. Most beginners can do just about every trail there. It... Full review

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