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
  • 3.0

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

    Very cool and unique.

    by bennyskibum - 18th February 2012

    Pros: Snow was good, neat setup

    Cons: none

    I have been to snowshoe twice and it was dumping snow both times so maybe I am biased but I thought that this was a really cool place to ski. I grew up in b... Full review

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  • 4

    Lots of Trails open great conditions

    by GEEOTTO - 6th January 2012

    Pros: Lots of trails open great night skiing

    Cons: Slow lifts

    Was here last week great snow conditions lots of power and groomed surface to ski on. Night skiing was great as well no lines. The only problem were the juv... Full review

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  • 4

    Best Resort so far on the East Coast

    by propellanttech - 3rd January 2012

    Pros: Varied Terrain, Lots of lifts (even high speed), High snow rate

    Cons: Cost (as always), Lodging if not staying at the resort.

    Snow Shoe was a great place to visit, with our timing. First day of our visit (Dec. 30, 2011), was not the best. The weather had been warm, so the slope con... Full review

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  • 3

    Snowshoe Skiing

    by cbufis - 3rd January 2012

    Pros: Most Terrain

    Cons: Lines

    Best natural snow in the mid-Atlantic region. prices are outrageous. Lines can get very long at Snowshoe so go to Silvercreek. Mountain gets best natural sn... Full review

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  • 4

    Mountain top village

    by nicholas1974 - 9th December 2011

    Pros: Lodging, trails

    Cons: Crowded

    We went during the Christmas / New Year break; this was our first "big" mountain. The village is based at the top of the mountain, which was pretty unique.... Full review

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  • 3

    Go during the week

    by jstrahota - 5th April 2011

    Pros: good snow, decent trails black and above

    Cons: lift lines OMG!, short trails, slow lifts

    Spent most time in the Silver Creek and on the Soaring Eagle trails. Silver Creek was decent, but there are no high-speed lifts and it takes forever to ... Full review

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