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by: Jayson Fraone - 14th January 2021

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Me and my friends have been skiing hunter mountain for years now. It has always been great up until vail bought them out. Once vail bought hunter, it became a big corporation and the skiing vibe and feeling was lost. They only care about making the most amount of money and not about the customer satisfaction. I'm just going to list all the terrible things that have been happening with hunter mountain in the last year. First, you have to make a reservation even if you are a season pass holder. So you can't just go when you want which is why you get the pass. Second, the reservation system does not work well because when I went to hunter after reserving, they said I didn't have a reservation as well as a bunch of other season pass holders. We all made reservations but for some reason it didn't log in the system and some just left and others had to wait in line for an hour just to confirm a reservation for a season pass! Secondly, they don't allow any customers, EXCEPT ski patrol, to wear a bag up the lift. My bag as well as ALL other ski bags are strapped on and can't be taken on and off easily. They stopped the lift many times just because people couldn't get their bags off which aren't suppose to come off! Thirdly, last week, January 9th, Ski patrol went on strike because vail tried to take away their employee benefits! The mountain closed for 3 days and season pass holders were given nothing. Hunter mountain used to be a great mountain but vail has totally ruined it as well as all the other mountains they bought out. I will not be giving my business to them any more because they have ruined my skiing experience for me, my family and my friends.

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  • Mark Quinn (15th February 2021)

    First ski trip during COVID. Good conditions on the beginner and intermediate runs, particularly Broadway/42 Avenue, and Kennedy/Gun Hill. Beltway, the only...

  • Zach (3rd February 2021)

    lots of very skiable snow

  • Pat Harper (28th January 2021)

    Incredible how this mountain is supposed to have greater resources being part of vail resorts but all that has done is made...

  • Alen Kaludercic (24th January 2021)

    Terrible customer service. Their answer to every question is “I don’t know, check online” Their employees act like they are paying us...

  • David (23rd January 2021)

    We took Friday off from work to ski at Hunter. It was a last minute idea, and I tried calling the rental...

  • Sam Vachss (21st January 2021)

    Got helped by the most amazing employee, named Magic mike from the rental shop.What an amazing friendly dude chilled and just truly...

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