Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mad River Glen

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 67%
  • Beginner
  • 22%
  • Families
  • 56%
  • Intermediate
  • 33%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 61%
  • Advanced
  • 78%

Helpful Highlights:

I went to try Mad River Glen for the first time today because I love steeps and tree skiing and their snow report saying "With 20-25" of snow over the last ...

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  • 2

    Mad River Glen

    by Tom - 18th February 2014

    Pros: Steep Terrain

    Cons: Inaccurate Snow Report

    I went to try Mad River Glen for the first time today because I love steeps and tree skiing and their snow report saying "With 20-25" of snow over the last ... Full review

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  • 5

    Mad River Glen, VT

    by Anonymous - 10th January 2014

    Pros: No snow boarder. Terrain. And nice blue square slopes too.

    Cons: None

    I took my family there in 1968. I was 35 and my sons were 9 and 7. You do the math. Now their children are older than that. I'm still skiing on blue square ... Full review

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  • 5

    Some of the Best Terrain in East

    by oneesnow - 8th January 2013

    Pros: Natural Snow, Terrain, Single Chair

    Cons: Snowmaking Capabilities

    Some of the best, most challenging terrain, not only in the East, but in the entire country. MRG on a powder day is like no other place. The vibe on/underne... Full review

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  • 5

    All Hill. No Frill

    by Willie D. - 28th April 2012

    Pros: Trees; Terrain; Natural Conditions; History

    Cons: No Snowboarding Allowed (only a con if you ride.)

    I ski MRG at least once a year and have been doing so for over 10 years. MRG is not a flashy resort with tons of amenities. It does not allow snowboarding. ... Full review

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  • 5


    by Cynwyd Guy - 23rd March 2010

    Pros: Terrain, Atmosphere, No Lines

    Cons: Authentic (but slow) Lifts

    Mad River Glen is one of a kind. The expert terrain is out of this world. But that's not all MRG has to offer, I was pleasantly surprised at the intermedi... Full review

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  • 5

    My first time at MRG

    by Hotcakes - 22nd February 2010

    Pros: Terrain

    Cons: Cliquish

    The good. First, it is neat that this little mountain in the Greens gets decent natural snowfall. There was a foot of power in the trees, all over the open ... Full review

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