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

    Snowshoe or "Blow'Shoe... lol lol

    by ridehalfpipe - 5th February 2009

    Pros: Tons of Natural Snowfall

    Cons: The Road to Snowshoe and way over priced

    Okay I went to school in Elkins WV so Snowshoe was only like a good hour a way depending on the roads.. I never payed for a full priced lift ticket and at ... Full review

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  • 4

    Many of you could use some basic economics lessons

    by simonsez - 28th January 2009

    Pros: Best resort in the mid Atlantic, hands down

    Cons: Very crowded on certain holidays/weekends

    Let me first say that I agree with many that Snowshoe has gotten very crowded in recent years. I've been skiing Snowshoe since the early 90's, and the area... Full review

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  • 2

    No terrain, very expensive ... pretty disappointing

    by bwm30 - 21st January 2009

    Pros: Nice village

    Cons: no terrain, very expensive

    I visited snowshoe in late December of 2008 with a friend. We had read that there were 50+ trails open and most of the lifts. The drive was pretty wild (not... Full review

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  • 5

    Best Skiing For People in the South

    by jssctrent - 19th January 2009

    Pros: 2 ski resorts in 1, great accomodations on the slopes, fun nightlife, and beautiful scenery!

    Cons: Cold weather not garaunteed do to location

    Snowshoe is a great value cause you pay for 1 lift ticket and have your choice of skiing at Snowshoe or Silvercreek! We have been 4 years in a row now and h... Full review

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  • 4

    Good Resort If It's Cold and Snowy

    by CarefulCritic - 11th January 2009

    Pros: Close to Virginia, Resort Located on Mountaintop

    Cons: Bad if weather warm and/or rainy

    Went here for New Year's. The previous week was warm and rainy and all the legendary feet of snow they had was completely gone. However, there was a blizz... Full review

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  • 3


    by danitoboy - 5th January 2009

    Pros: nice village

    Cons: expensive, crowded, little snowmaking

    Went to Snowshoe for the first time on Jan 3rd. I suppose it is the best in the mid-Atlantic region. Prob better than anything in Poconos. Their village ... Full review

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