Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Jay Peak

Planning a ski trip to Jay Peak? 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 Jay Peak 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 Jay Peak 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: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 61.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 51%
  • Beginner
  • 18%
  • Families
  • 51%
  • Intermediate
  • 38%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 44%
  • Advanced
  • 64%

Helpful Highlights:

Overall a very satisfying trip. The water park was great fun and had rides for all the family to participate in, there were always plenty of friendly lifeg...

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  • 5

    I love Jay Peak

    by adube - 15th November 2009

    Pros: Pow, Glades, Snow, backcountry, Glades Pow, Pow, Pow, short lines

    Cons: If you care about things that aren't mentioned above, ski somewhere else

    I've skied all over the northeast, it don't get better than this. Jay Peak is a locals mountain. Super chill people. If you don't ski like a local, it ai... Full review

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  • 5

    fun with friends

    by Canadian - 8th November 2009

    Pros: Nice mountain, decent terrain park, nice view of quebec and good terrain

    Cons: It got really icy late in the day and nothin to do

    Now jay peak may be in the middle of nowhere, there maybe no nightlife and may be icy at times but i stil had a blast with my friends! Good terrain, fun ter... Full review

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  • 4

    Jay Peak, great terrain.

    by zacm7 - 12th October 2009

    Pros: Lots of great terrain, very good for advance skiers/boarders.

    Cons: most days are windy and cold. Jay's in the middle of nowhere

    close to montreal, its worth the drive for the terrain. always snowing. seems like there is no one on the hill, a lot less populated then resorts in the are... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Place

    by jasbushey - 14th September 2009

    Pros: Lot's of Snow, great off trail access

    Cons: Cold, Windy, Icy

    I grew up riding in Vermont, and there is no doubt that Jay Peak gets the best snow in the area. It would have to be the closest to west conditions around.... Full review

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  • 5

    Jay Peak is worth the long drive

    by Doug S. - 25th March 2009

    Pros: Glades, attitude, terrain, expert challenging, snow

    Cons: nothing to complain about

    My wife and I have a vacation cabin right near Whiteface, and though we enjoy Whiteface when the conditions are good, we actually drive the extra 2 1/2 hour... Full review

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  • 4


    by LilSis - 19th March 2009

    Pros: No lift lines, Snow!, Very Friendly

    Cons: Terrain geared for Intermediate- Advanced

    March 16-17. My first time skiing after 20 years, and we chose Jay because of Great Rates and Canadian deals. My teenage kids had a great time at their firs... Full review

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