Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Stratton Mountain

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.0
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 47%
  • Beginner
  • 28%
  • Families
  • 58%
  • Intermediate
  • 52%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 45%
  • Advanced
  • 37%

Helpful Highlights:

Not only was the snow great, which is what I came for, but the staff blew me away with their positive attitude and helpfulness. I'll be back! ...

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  • 4

    Surprisingly good

    by wimberlym - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Snow, no crowds, blue sky, travel time

    Cons: Lots of New Yorkers

    Stratton was great this weekend. The only only con is that (as a New Englander) it's in that area of VT that will attract a great deal of skiiers from NY. N... Full review

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  • 4

    As good as it gets in southern vermont

    by sguar1 - 3rd March 2009

    Pros: Excellent Trail Variety, Glades, challanging double black bumps and glades

    Cons: Too commercial, Icey, Busy, Expensive, poor trail design

    This is my main mountain in Vermont, mostly because the student season pass deal for sunapee stratton and okemo (280 bucks) is the greatest deal imaginable,... Full review

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  • 5

    Stratton Mountain Resort-AKA Paridise

    by Chaz - 27th February 2009

    Pros: Outdoor Heated Pool, Lots of Hotels, Pleanty of glades, bumps, and terrain parks

    Cons: SES pass for terrain park

    Stratton is a great ski mountain and resort. The long trail house is easily accessible to the high speed gondola that whisks you 4,280 feet to Stratton Moun... Full review

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  • 4

    One of the better mtns.

    by guitarheropimp2 - 25th February 2009

    Pros: fast lifts,lodges,terrain parks,family oriented,longer trails,best snowmaking in vermont

    Cons: some trails,lines(same with almost all mtns) wind

    First off, Stratton is a good mountain but not for the price. It costs anywhere from 65$--80$ just for the lift tix. Reantals are reasonable but confusing b... Full review

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  • 5

    pure enjoyment

    by bluejay - 24th February 2009

    Pros: well-run, variety, mild weather

    Cons: much-needed parking overhaul, southern VT weather can be unsnowy

    I never understood why people dismiss Stratton as McMountain - this was not my impression at all. It was very similar to Stowe, just smaller, a bit more cro... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Mountain

    by wespac187 - 18th February 2009

    Pros: Snow condition, bang for buck, variety in terrain

    Cons: none

    It was my first time to the Stratton Mountain this year and I was pleasantly surprised at my overall experience at the mountain. The snow conditions were ph... Full review

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