Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Stowe Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.6

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 50%
  • Beginner
  • 31%
  • Families
  • 52%
  • Intermediate
  • 52%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 47%
  • Advanced
  • 52%

Helpful Highlights:

Went to Stowe as an alternative to the West Coast resorts, and will definitely be back next year, if not this spring. The ambiance of the New England town,...

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  • 5

    Stowe was as close to skiing out West as we have found

    by spack - 19th March 2012

    Pros: trails, snow quality, on mountain food

    Cons: not a lot of on mountain lodging

    We have skied many east coast hills and although Killington has more runs, Stowe's runs are much more interesting, some just as challenging (well almost) an... Full review

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  • 5

    It is Truly Right and Just

    by acipparone - 18th March 2012

    Pros: Spruce Peak Base Lodge, Overall Facilities

    Cons: Pricey

    Stowe is truly one of the best ski facilities in the US. The natural attributes of the resort are stunning. The 3 mountains form a perfect shelter for ski... Full review

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  • 3

    Stowe experience

    by Kmadge5 - 23rd January 2012

    Pros: Good terrain

    Cons: Absolute no nightlife during week/bad weather

    A few buddies and myself(mid 20's of age) took some time off to to visit stowe mtn for 5 days(sun-fri). Boarding conditions were great the first day, from t... Full review

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  • 4

    Nestled away in Stowe

    by Kenneth - 11th January 2012

    Pros: Powder, lodging, switchback

    Cons: lift ticket attendents, rain

    A group of us visited Stowe this past weekend they had 72 trails open on our last day. The snow was great at the summit, but the at the bottom it had starte... Full review

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  • 5


    by TheCreekMonster-- - 31st December 2011

    Pros: Scenic, Luxurious, Fast Lifts, Nice Trails, WaffleCabin, Good Skiing

    Cons: Icy, Hard to Transfer to/from different lifts, Small terrain parks

    Stowe is absolutely amazing - the Vail of the East Coast. The skiing is premier although the last couple days it has rained, been icy, etc. and the condi... Full review

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  • 4


    by nicholas1974 - 9th December 2011

    Pros: Challenging

    Cons: Very challenging, icy, expensive

    This was my first trip to a big-time mountain. The weather leading up to our trip was warm, so a lot of the base had slushed up. However, a cold spell cam... Full review

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