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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  • 4

    Powder Hounds Wanted

    by Sheehee - 26th January 2011

    Pros: Powder,Snow,Terrain,Glades, GLADES!!!!

    Cons: slow lifts, no nightlife

    Jay Peak, the last unconquerd mountain in Vermont. If you are willing to drive the long haul pass some great mountians the Snow Gods will reward you with th... Full review

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  • 3

    There is better depends?

    by rockiroads - 2nd November 2010

    Pros: Good height, money at par

    Cons: not enough action

    I felt it was a great place just to ski for variety or runs but the town at that time for me had little selection for shopping, restaurants, night life,...... Full review

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  • 5

    Leave the kids at home

    by xtian117 - 22nd October 2010

    Pros: Terrain, trees, terrain, trees, and also some good terrain

    Cons: Aerial tram line can get long

    We went in 3/2010, and had a blast. Spectacular tree skiing. Sweet cruisers. Their groomed stuff was good, too, but when you go to Jay, generally, you use t... Full review

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  • 5

    ALL ABOUT THE GLADES

    by powderjunkie13 - 20th May 2010

    Pros: great people & terrain. always a hidden freshy. open till may 2nd

    Cons: parks.

    I moved to vermont 3 yrs ago to become a skier and jay is where I started. An amazing mountain to call home. There is always more trees to discover or face ... Full review

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  • 4

    Jackson Hole's East-Coast Little Brother

    by timzheng - 24th March 2010

    Pros: lake-effect snowfall, excellent glade system, no frills

    Cons: no frills, relatively small, far

    When it snows in Jay, it pours. While "Beast of the East" normally refers to Killington, those that have experienced Nor'easters there or the famed 2007 Val... Full review

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  • 4

    Natural Snow holding up well

    by cansnowplow - 23rd March 2010

    Pros: Corn in the AM

    Cons: Shrunken snow depth

    Jay's Spring condition is aging gracefully on Friday and Saturday, 3/19-20, as snow was great on Friday, with firm corn snow right from the get-go. Saturd... Full review

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