Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Snowshoe Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 44%
  • Beginner
  • 40%
  • Families
  • 53%
  • Intermediate
  • 51%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 34%
  • Advanced
  • 32%

Helpful Highlights:

This was my first trip to Snowshoe and took 3 of my kids (ages 6, 9, and 14). This was a good ski season in the region and there was abundant natural snow ...

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  • 5

    Big Resort

    by stephenhowell - 1st March 2011

    Pros: lots of trails, lifts, and GREAT terrain parks

    Cons: none

    I've been going to Snowshoe for a long time and with so many trails, you always find something new. The terrain parks are great and are always changing ever... Full review

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  • 5

    Amazing Day Trip!

    by asdoye111 - 14th February 2011

    Pros: Large Mountain with Many Trails (for east coast), Silver Creek

    Cons: Ballhooter Lift crowded as heck on weekends!

    I had an amazing saturday day trip at Snowshoe. It was my first time there and it didn't disappoint. After getting first chair at snowshoe mountain, I hit a... Full review

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  • 5

    Pleasantly Surprised

    by chrisj - 18th January 2011

    Pros: Not crowded, Quality Snow, Good grooming, and more

    Cons: Slow lifts, not many advanced skiiers / boarders

    I went up to Snowshoe with 3 friends (we're all seniors in college) for MLK weekend. I was expecting a typical eastern mountain, low quality and diversity ... Full review

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  • 5


    by firecapt - 27th August 2010

    Pros: remote, ski in-ski out

    Cons: none

    had a great time with my wife. she has never seen snow before and fell in love with the resort.. ski in - ski out rocks. instructors were great, The conditi... Full review

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  • 4

    Best in the Mid-Atlantic

    by heischjr - 24th March 2010

    Pros: Variety of terrain, village

    Cons: terrain parks

    Snowshoe is by far the best resort in the mid atlantic. The western territory is unmatched. The resort has a ton of character since the village is at the ... Full review

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  • 4

    Very Plesantly Surprised big thumbs UP!

    by Hugh17 - 17th March 2010

    Pros: Great snow, good skiing, not crowded during the week

    Cons: Poor cell phone service, poor service at some restaurants, slow lifts

    I have not skied in the East in over 30 years, but decided to give it a go this year primarily because the mid-Atlantic was getting blasted with snow and I ... Full review

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