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

    Greatest ski resort

    by johnnnnnnn - 14th May 2013

    Pros: glades, terrane, mogules and glades!!!!

    Cons: theres a water park

    Best ski area in the east coast top 10 in America. The Glades are the best things ever. Theres so many glades also. The wide aray of everything is great ... Full review

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  • 5


    by carrieme - 14th January 2010

    Pros: Glades, Short Lines, Snow

    Cons: Nightlife

    Everything here was amazing. It was a last minute decision to drive up from NYC and we're very glad we did. It was a bitter chill the first day we skied, an... Full review

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  • 5

    Best for Advanced Skiers

    by egarson - 21st April 2011

    Pros: Glade skiing

    Cons: Some long runouts

    Phenomenal glade skiing; best big-mountain feel in the east; lots of unmarked territory to discover, e.g. the Ridge, which affords the opportunity to get hu... Full review

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  • 5

    Jay Peak Review

    by anonymous_user - 9th December 2007



    I just got back from a 3 day trip up to Jay. After riding in waist/chest deep pow pow the entire time I was there my body is officially spent. Jay is by f... Full review

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  • 5

    Best mountain in the East

    by acctman12000 - 24th November 2009

    Pros: Powder, tree skiing, expert terrain, big mountain

    Cons: Hard to get to, canadian cold, no night life

    Been to Jay twice. Really enjoyed it both times. It is a long drive from NYC metro, about 6 hours. But it is a western style mountain. Because of the lake e... Full review

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  • 5

    West quality skiing in the East

    by Tartags - 20th January 2009

    Pros: SNOW, glades, steeps

    Cons: cold, romote, wind

    Jay Peak is the best ski mountain on the east hands down. Most snow in the east so powder days happen almost once a week. Great on slope and off slope skiin... Full review

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