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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  • 4

    1500 Vertical Feet? Talk About Propaganda!

    by Willie D. - 14th March 2010

    Pros: Snow Quality, Friendly Staff, Apres-Ski

    Cons: Lack of Expert Terrain, Short Runs, Small Room

    I’m going to start by saying that I almost never ski-and-stay at a self-contained resort. The notion of parking my car and not moving it for four days is bo... Full review

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  • 4

    Epic Conditions

    by ShawnFromTampa - 1st March 2010

    Pros: Long Runs, Staff, Shuttles, 2 mountains, night ski

    Cons: Cell Reception, Drive to get there

    I just came back from what the locals have been calling epic conditions at Snowshoe. My friend and I were there for 2 days and over 2 feet of fresh powder ... Full review

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  • 4


    by rog580 - 24th February 2010

    Pros: Large resort facilities,something for everyone

    Cons: Expensive, resort has a corporate feel

    I contacted Snowshoe to reserve the exact same package (same place, same time, same tickets) for my family that we had in 2008. I was amazed when the cost h... Full review

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  • 4

    Best in the Mid Atlantic hands down

    by lbotta - 14th February 2010

    Pros: Snow quality, apres ski, amenities, in-house transportation, excellent working staff

    Cons: Crowded, expensive, arrogant senior management, dry county

    As far as snow quality, there is no match in the Mid Atlantic. Snowshoe is a sprawling upside-down mountain where the resort facilities are but totally loc... Full review

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  • 5

    Best skiing in the southeast

    by mskiier - 12th February 2010

    Pros: customer servives, terrain

    Cons: drive to get there

    Snowshoe is a great family resort. It is like New England, but in WV. You park your car and never need to use it until you leave. The Cup Run is one of t... Full review

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  • 4

    Regional Standout

    by gma1970 - 28th January 2010

    Pros: Expanse of terrain for region

    Cons: Intrawest pricing for what you actually get

    In reading a few of these reviews, I see Snowshoe generates some widely varied opinions. How about one from a detached 3rd party New Englander who decided t... Full review

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