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Great Summer Hike!

Steep hike for a family with younger kids but totally worth it for the views at the top. It was an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joseph C
via mobile
Thirsty Thursdays on the Deck

Shawnee Peak for most of the summer is open on Thursday nights for Thirsty Thursdays. Great food... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Cindy N
Bridgton, United States
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Shawnee Peak Ski Area is All About Family Fun! Maine's largest family-owned ski area features 40 trails & glades, two terrain parks, 19 trail lit for night skiing, 5 lifts and 98% snowmaking. Great kids learning programs for kids ages 3-12. Learn-to-ski or snowboard programs offered every day of the season.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Steep hike for a family with younger kids but totally worth it for the views at the top. It was an excellent hike for being so close to our rental.

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Shawnee Peak for most of the summer is open on Thursday nights for Thirsty Thursdays. Great food, drink, and entertainment on the deck. This past week had an excellent hand made Bacon Cheese Burger with extra crispy fires. Both were cooked to perfection. Great place...More

1  Thank Cindy N
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Nice People and Friendly Family Ski Mountain, I here with a Ski group every Friday and it's great to see so many happy faces.

Thank 895travisf
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Went here on a family ski trip and loved it. We had some young kids with us a 6yr old who had never skied before. He was put in a lesson and was riding the lift before it was even over. They did an excellent...More

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

First Saturday of Springbreak. This small ski resort has 1 major lift to the top. Lots of snow over last week has created awesome conditions. Nice mogul runs & easy glides as well. Stay for the sunset & night skiing for spectacular photo ops. Priced...More

Thank greenskyblue
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Plenty of trails, very good pub and restaurant, and helpful staff just 50 minutes north of Portland. Strong youth programming means very crowded base lodge most week nights. One of the most picturesque view of the mountain from Route 302 across Moose pond. They need...More

Thank AlanW1022
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is was my first time ever skiing and Shawnee Peak was a great introduction. It is suitable for a day trip up to the mountain, we were able to rent the gear for a reasonable price and got a good discount on lift tickets...More

Thank Ciara G
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This mountain is great for families with young children or beginners. Highly recommend going in the am during the week if you're skiing without children as all the school kids head to the mountain in the afternoon when school lets out. Also fun for night...More

1  Thank Superwomaine
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Shawnee Peak is a smaller ski area, but very well managed. Most trails are groomed and the lodge is attractive and clean. It's also only about an hour from Portland.

Thank JodyManchester_MA
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Shawnee is a great family friendly mountain. The staff are friendly and treat everyone like family. It is safe for the kids, challenging enough for the teens and social fun for the grown ups. Great hours of opening, quality ski school and small and friendly...More

Thank Ajaxme
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