Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Bolton Valley

Planning a ski trip to Bolton Valley? 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 Bolton Valley 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 Bolton Valley 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: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 35%
  • Beginner
  • 43%
  • Families
  • 65%
  • Intermediate
  • 70%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 43%
  • Advanced
  • 30%

Helpful Highlights:

Have been skiing Bolton for two years now. Bolton is truly a hidden gem. Untouched woods and fun terrain parks you can flow through. Also they have night sk...

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  • 4

    Hidden gem!

    by bluebubs123 - 26th March 2009

    Pros: not crowded, good tree skiing, friendly staff

    Cons: far North!, hotel needs updating

    This is the first year our grop visited Bolton Valley. I have been wanting to go for years, and they were offering a sectacular deal, so we decided to make ... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Value For the Money - Great Snow

    by CAK-Brookline - 7th March 2009

    Pros: Value - Great Snow

    Cons: Limited night life for younger adults.

    Took the family for a few days during Feb vacation. I had read the reviews posted here - the good and the bad - and decided take a chance. As it turned ou... Full review

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  • 4

    Friendly Place

    by cinnamonroll - 20th February 2009

    Pros: Reasonable hotel rates

    Cons: lifts are on the slow side

    Our family has been to Bolton Valley several times. Twice was when there was a December thaw and torrential rain--temps approaching 55! We managed to have... Full review

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  • 3

    Bolton Valley Go with a Pro

    by Zeo - 19th February 2009

    Pros: Great family Resort, Great for learning

    Cons: Lifts close too early

    For the mountain and what it offers Bolton Valley is a great value. The Wilderness & Timberline line lifts takes you off the main trails and away from the m... Full review

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  • 4

    Great family place

    by sjjama - 15th January 2009

    Pros: Great low key family place - nite skiing was a blast

    Cons: no expert terrain, no village

    Went between Christmas and New Years - the ice and cold were a bit of a shock for the kids who are used to California skiing, but they had a great time. Th... Full review

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  • 1

    Quite sad...

    by skifreak23 - 15th January 2009

    Pros: None

    Cons: Closed early repeatedly

    I spent 5 days in bolton after xmas...I purchased a 5 day lift ticket which ran from 8 am to 8 pm every day.The first 2 days, the mountain closed at 2:30 an... Full review

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