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
  • 49.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • 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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  • 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

    Beginner Friendly

    by tarzadon - 4th February 2009

    Pros: family friendly, easy to get to, discounts

    Cons: crowded, trail variety

    The snow conditions in mid-December were great. The trails are well-lit at night. There are not enough green trails for a beginner to practice on. The bl... 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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  • 3

    Trails are very good

    by NOTaREDsoxFAN - 9th February 2009

    Pros: Trails are excellent long downhill very fun

    Cons: Gets icy, not a very good terrain park and jumps are well groomed. crowded

    Shawnee mountain is a very family oreinted place. the mountain trails are excellent and the lodging and resorts around town are excellent. food is very pr... Full review

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  • 3

    Shawnee is not for beginners

    by rdutkie - 24th January 2010

    Pros: Long trails

    Cons: Trails converge making some areas very congested

    I was skiiing at Shawnee on January 23, 2010. This was my second time skiing at Shawnee. I do not understand all of the advertisements for Shawnee adverti... Full review

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  • 2

    Completely rude staff

    by Mark chance - 17th February 2014

    Pros: N/a

    Cons: Rude Staff

    This is the first time I have ever written a review for ANYTHING...KEEP KIDS AWAY FROM SHAWNEE. Their website showed an availability of 23 kids in their 4-6... Full review

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