Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sugarbush

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Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.0

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 52%
  • Beginner
  • 15%
  • Families
  • 60%
  • Intermediate
  • 52%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 42%
  • Advanced
  • 57%

Helpful Highlights:

After a VERY long car ride back home I had time to think about this review. To start I am an avid hiker who's summited the N.H. 4,000 footers and completed ...

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  • 4

    Nice Early March Conditions

    by hmelawyer - 18th August 2010

    Pros: Great variety of terrain; quick lifts; friendly staff

    Cons: limited grooming; ski school supervision

    We spent a week at Sugarbush March 12-19 with the whole family. I ski, while my wife prefers her snowboard, and the kids went to ski school, so we got a fa... Full review

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  • 4

    Amazing Mountain

    by Kase1 - 16th January 2011

    Pros: No Lines, Terrain, Scenery, Glades, Old Time Feel

    Cons: Terrain Park

    So me and one of my buddies took a trip to Sugarbush on presidents week last year. We chose Sugarbush cause we figured that Killington, Mt Snow, Okemo, etc... Full review

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  • 4

    Mt Ellen

    by CTskinerd - 15th March 2011

    Pros: Very Large, Great lifts, great grooming

    Cons: Lodge was okay/ Freezing

    I did not get the opportunity to travel to the sugarbush side of the mountain, only the Mount Ellen side. It in itself was large enough to be its own resort... Full review

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  • 4

    Pleasantly Surprised

    by mstanford215 - 23rd March 2013

    Pros: Diversity of Terrain, Glades, Grooming, Staff

    Cons: Wind, Lift Speed, Traverses

    Visited Bush for 2 Days in early January; we were torn between spending an extra 2 days at Stowe/Smuggs or coming to Sugarbush, sided with Sugarbush and wer... Full review

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  • 4

    Lots of Terrain to explore

    by simply^ride - 15th December 2008

    Pros: Terrain, parking and atmosphere

    Cons: $$$

    In our trip we went to Smuggs, Sugar, and jay, In my point of view they all have their highs and lows. Sugar has excellent terrain with plenty of variety fo... Full review

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  • 3

    be honest!!

    by luno37 - 28th March 2010

    Pros: relaxed, real

    Cons: poorly managed

    It's a charming place. snow was horrible---not their fault. However, here is their marketing: 100% open (only resort in Vermont), solid base. Well, first of... Full review

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