Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Pico Mountain

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Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 31%
  • Beginner
  • 44%
  • Families
  • 56%
  • Intermediate
  • 69%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 63%
  • Advanced
  • 38%

Helpful Highlights:

Teenage son - daredevil racer type - had a great time, felt it was a perfect mix of big hill but not too crowded or overwhelming, can ski all the good stuff...

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  • 3

    Pico - good hill for strong skiiers

    by Homer Simpson - 17th February 2014

    Pros: Big hill but not overwhelming, handles crowds well

    Cons: Not much easy terrain, especially up top

    Teenage son - daredevil racer type - had a great time, felt it was a perfect mix of big hill but not too crowded or overwhelming, can ski all the good stuff... Full review

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  • 4

    Kind of a local secret

    by RatherBeSkiing - 26th January 2013

    Pros: Less crowded than Killington

    Cons: Not quite as challenging as Killington

    The best thing about Pico is that most people keep on driving up the road to Killington. I feel like it's kind of a secret place that only the locals know a... Full review

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  • 3

    In the shadow of Killington

    by enya2 - 12th June 2011

    Pros: Uncrowded summit, Outpost area

    Cons: Short black diamonds, grooming, snow, terrain parks

    In a nutshell, Pico is an overall halfway decent mountain. But with Killington 5 minutes away, it makes Pico feel small and boring. There are few exp... Full review

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  • 5

    Good un-crowded skiing

    by pnmead22 - 24th March 2011

    Pros: No crowds, nice people, good terrain

    Cons: Not a long season

    It ‘s a very nice, quiet family ski area. The snow cover and grooming was really good even after a lack of fresh snow and some rain. The whole family enjoye... Full review

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  • 3

    Vermont History

    by gma1970 - 4th March 2011

    Pros: Great Ski Hill

    Cons: Ownership's Treatment of a Great Ski Hill

    From the top of A-slope to the woods over, well, there, Pico is a hill that doesn't make you wonder why people with a little motivation started clearing tra... Full review

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  • 1

    "Kids Planet" a TOTAL JOKE

    by charlie4 - 26th February 2011

    Pros: None

    Cons: Ruined our family vacation

    We traveled to Vermont with another family for February vacation to visit Pico Mountain. We have six younger kids, so the draw for us was the promotion of ... Full review

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