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Address: Hunter, NY
Phone Number: 518-263-4223
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Activities: Skiing, Snowboarding
Description: Popular ski resort providing excellent runs and trails for downhill...
Popular ski resort providing excellent runs and trails for downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowtubing and snowshoeing.
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Best workout on slopes close to city

Best place close to NYC to train and get in shape for big adventures. Express lift on West side has no lines most times and is dedicated to expert terrain only.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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Oakland, New Jersey, United States
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We took the zip line at hunter mtn. It's 3000 ft long for the first zip. WOW!! What a kick that was!!! Two lines run side by side, so you can "race" your partner. The other lines are progressivly shorter, but still fun. The guides we had were fun, too. They definitly added to our experience. If you go in... More 

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Saint James, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Had a great time at Hunter Mountain skiing. Nice powder and great trails. Was not crowded and they offered discounts the weekend that we were there.

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

long drive with the traffic in and out ( took us 4,5 hours from the Brooklyn) Not crowded in the spring

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KIrkland, United States
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57 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

I went to this tucked away jewel during late summer while The German Festival was in full swing and throughly enjoyed the "Um Pa Pa" tents, the singing and of course the beer! I went with a friend and her Grandparents who were from Northern & Southern Italy and they spoke very little English. Their vacation home was nestled in... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We were driving through & decided to take a detour to see some of the Catskills and saw that Hunter Mtn had one of the highest points but once we got there it doesn't! Maybe in ski season from the top of the slopes but not any other way. There is nice view of Hunter Mtn slopes from the lodge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Hunter Mountain Ski Bowl has been the best place to ski on the east coast and has only gotten better with excellent grooming, ease of use, with a good variety of food. They always have enough snow and their reports are true. The beginner area is good and the all area always gives you a variety.

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NYC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Best place close to NYC to train and get in shape for big adventures. Express lift on West side has no lines most times and is dedicated to expert terrain only.

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Warren
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Great mountain with varying terrain and great snow making. Tne staff at the lifts has greatly improved over the past few years and the snowmakers do an excellent job of keeping the slopes in shape. All these guys need is to open more gladed areas

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We have been skiing at Hunter for many years! It is our winter weekend home 2-1/2 hours from NYC. Our 2 children attended their ski school since they were 4 years old and are now confident and excellent skiers. We like it here because of the varied terrain and low key vibe. It is a family friendly place!

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nyc
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

One of the better resorts close to NYC, especially for the more advanced skier/snowboarder. Good variety of places to grab a bite and nice vibe on weekends, with live music.

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Additional Information about Hunter Mountain

Address: Address: Hunter, NY
Phone Number: 518-263-4223
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Catskill Region  >  Hunter
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

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