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Related Regions: Vermont, United States, Southern Vermont, New England, North America, Season Pass Deals

Overview

Mount Snow ski area has terrain suitable for all ability types, from gentle beginner slopes to blue cruisers and challenging black diamonds. The resort is known for having great snow making coverage, excellent grooming operations, modern facilities and a comfortable lodge.

Skiers and riders have access to 600 acres, serviced by 20 lifts. The Bluebird Express lift, Mount Snow’s six-person bubble lift, transports skiers and riders to the resort’s summit elevation of 3,600 feet. But it’s all downhill from there: the 1,700 feet of vertical drop sees an average annual snowfall of 156 inches. Base elevation is 1,900 feet.

The base area lodge plays host to a variety of events throughout the summer and winter seasons. Whether teeing off at the Mount Snow Golf Club or catching some air in the Mount Snow Bike Park, there are resort activities for everyone.

Where Is Mount Snow Ski Resort?

Mount Snow, located in the Green Mountains of southern Vermont, is a doable drive from many Northeast metropolitan areas, including New York City, Boston, Albany and Hartford. The mountain resort and ski area are within four miles of West Dover.

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Elevation

  • 3600ft
    Summit
  • 1700ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 1900ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 3
  • 1
  • 6
  • 4
  • 5
  • 20
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    17%

  • Intermediate Runs

    65%

  • Advanced Runs

    17%

  • Expert Runs

    1%

  • Runs

    86

  • Terrain Parks

    10

  • Longest Run

    3 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    600 ac

  • Snow Making

    480 ac

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Terrain

Mount Snow offers long cruisers, steep black diamonds and technical tree terrain. The ski area is home to 10 freestyle terrain parks and a super pipe. It offers 20 lifts to access varying, terrain including the Bluebird Express, a 6-person bubble lift.

Advanced skiers and riders will enjoy the steep slopes of the North Face, which includes many ungroomed trails and the double-diamond Ripcord trail. On sunny days, the south face of the mountain called Sunbrook provides great scenic runs and un-groomed trails. Mount Snow has an excellent terrain park and is consistently ranked as one of the best parks in the East. 

The mountain breaks out like this: 16% beginner, 66% intermediate and 18% advanced.

You have many different options for lodging and eating on the mountain itself. Additional fun activities include tubing, snowshoeing, snowmobile tours, special events and even dog sledding. Additional guest services include on-mountain equipment rental, tuning and repairs, and childcare.

Breakfast

  • The Cups ‘N’ Saucer Restaurant provides skiers and boarders with a quick bite before they head to the slopes. 15 Route 100 North, Wilmington, VT 05363
  • Dot’s is a typical American-style diner that has been featured in many magazines as a place to try before you die. So, grab a seat and a hearty meal before you work up a sweat. 3 W Main Street, Wilmington, VT 05363

Lunch

  • Valley View Saloon is great place to relax and catch up on the game or news with its many TVs. Try their fish and chips or wings. 131 VT-100, West Dover, VT 05356

Dinner

  • If you want something more upscale, stop by Two Tannery Road. Located in an 18th-century home, it has some unique features, including an antique bar. 2 Tannery Road, West Dover, VT 05356
  • For those looking for some good comfort food, head to The Last Chair Bar & Grill . With everything from pastas to burgers to pizza to steak, you’ll find some rib-sticking fare for everyone in your group. 267 Route 100, West Dover, VT 05356

Apres/Nightlife

  • Located slopeside, Cuzzins Bar & Grill has been named Best Après-Ski Bar by USA Today. With a full bar, including microbrews on tap, it’s the perfect place to hang with friends. 39 Mount Snow Road, West Dover, VT 05356
  • Also right on the mountain, Snow Barn is the perfect place to catch some live music with local bands playing every Friday and Saturday nights. 294 Handle Road, West Dover, VT 05356

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing10/27/201904/14/2019
  • Days Open Last Year
    135
  • Projected Days Open
    155
  • Years Open
    65
  • Average Snowfall
    156"

Best Mount Snow Hotels

Grand Summit Exterior Front Entrance Night
89 Grand Summit Way Dover, 5356
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* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
exterieur
7 Snow Lake Road Dover, 5356
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* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
Modern and clean kitchen with cupboards stacked with pots, pans and everything nice.
Mount Snow Resort Dover, 5356
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* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

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Mount Snow Reviews

Slavis
10th June 20195
Most trails are long and wide with plenty of separation from other trails. Rollercoaster if my favorite trail.Full review
Backcountry1
26th February 20195
Mount Snow is an outstanding mountain. The terrain is classic Vermont Northeast with challenging terrain at every skill level and beautiful trails;...Full review
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Contact Info

  • Mount Snow

    39 Mount Snow Road

    05356 West Dover

    Vermont

    United States


    Phone: 800.245.SNOW

    info@mountsnow.com

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