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by: Brendan Brown - 22nd March 2019

  • 5
  • 5Beginner
  • 5Intermediate
  • 5Expert
  • 4All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 5Family Friendly
  • Aprés Ski
  • Terrain Park
  • 5Overall Value
Good vertical, lots of glades, super cheap in USD
Not all lifts working

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Decided after 24 years living in northern Vermont and skiing Stowe, Smuggs and Jay all the time to cross the boarder and check out Owl's Head. It was only a 15-20 minute drive past Jay and the boarder crossing at North Troy was very quick and easy. I found Owl's Head to be a real hidden gem. The views are amazing. The mountain has good vertical 1770', and little to no runout on it's trails. Challenging intermediate and experts terrain with excellent grooming. A bit on the ferm/icy side the day I was there, but so is everywhere in Vermont with lack of fresh snow resently. Apears to be a lot of good glades and woods skiing available with some fresh snow. Best of all is the price. Liftopia.com has a $25 CND ticket good on Tuesday and Wednesday that's $19 USD! No crowds on a Tuesday and nice employees. I am looking forward to coming back again soon.

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  • Louis Botta (26th March 2019)

    Came over on the heels of the mid-March Nor'easter that hit New England and the Maritimes. We skied Owl's Nest on our...

  • Brendan Brown (22nd March 2019)

    Decided after 24 years living in northern Vermont and skiing Stowe, Smuggs and Jay all the time to cross the boarder and...

  • ABC DEF (2nd March 2019)

    Make sure the chairlifts are all open before spending 2 hours on the road to go to this mountain !!!! On March...

  • J.P. Granger (26th February 2019)

    Uniquely situated on a lake, amazing views similar to Le Massif. Been there a few times this year, definitely going to keep...

  • Jan Brylowski (24th December 2018)

    One of my favorite mountains in the entire province of Quebec. The views are breathtaking, the tickets are very affordable and there's...

  • Pierre D. (29th November 2018)

    We go there at least once a year. Like Tremblant and Le Massif. And its run like an old familly operated mountain,...

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