Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Jay Peak

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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

    best snow in vermont

    by behan29 - 27th March 2013

    Pros: face and tuckmans chutes

    Cons: resort is expensive

    I was there over this last weekend never stoped snow waist deep powder tram line where short glade weren't skiied out yet. I am from jersey and will never... Full review

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  • 5

    simply heaven

    by fbouchyp - 26th March 2013

    Pros: light traffic, good grooming, all lifts running

    Cons: few bare patches

    March 25 2013 heaven: Jay yesterday: no wait at lifts, all runs/lifts open, sunny, 30cm of fresh snow. Just heaven!... Full review

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  • 5

    I love Jay Peak.

    by Love2Board4Ever - 23rd February 2013

    Pros: Snow. Powder. Fantastic green trails. Lower mountain lifts run smoothly. Groomed.

    Cons: Skiers & riders who complicate lift operations. Skiers & riders w/out proper etiquette.

    Jay is AWESOME. The mountain is beautiful, especially with fresh powder & some grooming here & there. But it is Vermont, so be mindful & prepare for lack of... Full review

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  • 3

    Great Skiing, lifts lines a drag

    by JL99 - 19th February 2013

    Pros: great expert skiing, bump runs, glades, powder, jay hotel, waterpark

    Cons: slow lifts, long lines, crowded, high winds, limited food/drink options, lack of intermediate runs

    We visited Jay Peak for the first time last weekend after hearing many rave reviews, and overall came away impressed. The place lives up to its reputation ... Full review

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  • 3

    Snow Depth Mystery Answered

    by cubfanjim - 1st February 2013

    Pros: Glades; snow usually

    Cons: Lines?

    People have asked how Jay can possibly report 50 inch base. It is not just Jay, but all resorts exaggerating. So I emailed Jay and got a response. Basical... Full review

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  • 2

    Ruined Jay

    by VeRmOnTeR28 - 24th January 2013

    Pros: Snowbird Alta

    Cons: Jay Peak Vt.

    Boy have ive seen the quality of Jay Peaks Skiing Decline so very dramaticly. Over These Last couple years more so then ever. No it was not always like th... Full review

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