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Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

499 Mountain Rd, Princeton, MA 01541
+1 978-464-2300
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A local jewel

"Big mountain skiing only minutes away." That is their tagline on ads, and it is true. The highest... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
Charles S
Wachusett Mt.

Came here for some lunch and beers and a band. Then went to the top for the views. The band was... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2017
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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The most accessible ski resort in the East as voted by SKI Magazine readers! 26 trails, 8 lifts and over 100 acres of terrain sure to put a smile on any skier or rider's face. Award-winning learning center, full service ski shop, restaurant and mountain suites on-site.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“ski area” (25 reviews)
“winter fun” (2 reviews)
499 Mountain Rd, Princeton, MA 01541
+1 978-464-2300
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

"Big mountain skiing only minutes away." That is their tagline on ads, and it is true. The highest mountain east of the Berkshires, Wachusett Mountain is a state park with wonderful hiking trails (that you can cross country ski in winter), as well as excellent...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Came here for some lunch and beers and a band. Then went to the top for the views. The band was really good. We got a pulled Pork sandwich with coleslaw on top and rice on the side.

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Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Only about an hour and a half from Providence the mountain has only about 1000 feet of vertical and not a lot of black diamond skiing but it has everything else needed for a quick trip enjoyable day. They do night skiing starting at 4:00...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed March 13, 2017

My husband and I bought Bronze season passes for sking this year for the first time and we are delighted with the mountain. We can't say enough about how well it is managed. Even after days of warm weather the slopes have been maintained extremely...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

I got the train first thing in the morning from Boston and went straight to Waschusett where a shuttle bus brought everyone to the lodge and mountain. For 90 bucks we got an hour and a half lesson, all the rental gear and a full...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed February 22, 2017

Wachusett was highly recommended by several locals as a great place for beginner snowboarding and it exceeded our expectations! The staff was friendly and knowledge. The property was clean and well maintained. Lots of different food options or you can bring you own. We thought...More

Thank John B
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

I have been here @3 times in the last 3 years. I have been fortunate to go mid week. I get a senior price and everyone is older and very considerate. It was not too busy in the beautiful lodge or lift lines. Lift opens...More

Thank Budmanri
Reviewed February 5, 2017

They provide affordable group lesson for beginners, with good slope and snow for all level. The food is affordable, plenty of lockers, and you can open the lockers at unlimited times. Just about 1 hour drive from Boston, so very accessible.

Thank VicLHY
Reviewed February 5, 2017

This is an easy mountain to find and its worth the drive if you are in the new England area. The have an abundance of trails for all ski levels and they offer all the bigger mountain amenities. If you want to learn to ski...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

Awesome day of skiing at this ski area. We skiied from 12:30 to 4pm and got many runs in. Low crowds five ski lifts great base cafeteria and cider spot as well as a cider house half way up mountain. Renting skis boots poles was...More

Thank Holly M
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Sherry J
November 27, 2015|
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Response from Wachusett M | Property representative |
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