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Ski Butternut

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380 State Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1463
+1 413-528-2000
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Nice mountain, great place to learn

Brought my wife for her first time skiing. Bought her a lesson which give me a little time to... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2016
Peter H L
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Middletown, New York
Disappointed in Tubing

We expected to do some tubing on our trip to Great Barrington. However, small slope for tubing was... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2016
Leona B
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Monson, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lift tickets” (9 reviews)
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380 State Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1463
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+1 413-528-2000
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Reviewed February 24, 2016

Brought my wife for her first time skiing. Bought her a lesson which give me a little time to actually ski ! It was the best think I did. She loved it and picked up some really good basic moves. She can't wait to go...More

Thank Peter H L
Reviewed February 21, 2016

We expected to do some tubing on our trip to Great Barrington. However, small slope for tubing was quite a dissapointment.

Thank Leona B
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Non-intimidating mountain With delicious lunch options. Tons of families, very few snowboarders. Well organized W friendly staff!

Thank hgreeley
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Despite the poor winter we've been having I was pleasantly surprised at the quantity and quality of the snow. This is a nice ski area; smaller and less challenging runs than nearby Catamount mountain. The staff here is friendly and the upper lodge accommodates people...More

Thank EcoM8s
Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

We love Butternut for the convenience and friendly staff! The mountain is easy to manage and the lodges have good food.

Thank Brian A
Reviewed February 11, 2016

We drove up from CT for a day trip. Our 7y/o had never skied before and she was a bit nervous. Kevin provided great instruction for our child. She was skiing confidently down the bunny slopes after her lesson. Easy check in, getting your gear,...More

Thank larbfor2
Reviewed February 8, 2016

As an avid skiier, I prefer Catamount for a daytrip from the city. Butternut is prefered by my GF who is currently learning how to ski. For beginners, Butternut is a perfect mountain with a full sized lift that services exclusively beginner terrain. For more...More

1  Thank Matthew R
Reviewed February 1, 2016

My family and I skied here last weekend and had a great time. All of the staff we encountered were very friendly and helpful. Slopes were well groomed and plenty to choose from. Even though it was crowded, it wasn't crazy. Lift lines moved quickly....More

Thank cttraveler9
Reviewed January 31, 2016

This is a smaller ski area with slow lifts. But, I only paid $20 for my ski pass! They had a few runs open and plenty of snow for my intermediate ski skills. They have a small dining area with tables if you bring your...More

Thank dese2
Reviewed January 27, 2016

I went on a Friday. It was a beautiful sunny day which added to my excitement to be on the slopes. I was also impressed that this place had all of the trails open and the snowmaking was on point. For the $25 lift ticket,...More

1  Thank Liam T
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Beth P
March 2, 2017|
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Response from brume74 | Reviewed this property |
Beer and wine available in the upper lodge which is only open on weekends and holidays. It's a cafeteria, not a bar, though
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Anmo123
September 18, 2015|
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Response from alfadog | Reviewed this property |
Snow tubing is available in a separate Tubing Area from the ski slopes (meaning you can't conveniently ski in or out of the snow tubing area). It features a "magic carpet" conveyor up a single hill which seems pretty small... More
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