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Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

499 Mountain Rd, Princeton, MA 01541
+1 978-464-2300
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2 toddlers by myself and it was awesome!

My 2 and 4 year olds love to ski and I took them myself and we had a blast! The staff makes it so... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brindey M
Great place for kids to learn to ski!

My 8 yo daughter, Ella, attended the Polar Kids ski school today and had the time of her life... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Scoyne999
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Marshfield, 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 good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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499 Mountain Rd, Princeton, MA 01541
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 2 and 4 year olds love to ski and I took them myself and we had a blast! The staff makes it so easy, and the three practice areas are perfect for littles to learn. Missy, on ski patrol, was SO AMAZINGLY HELPFUL and...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

My 8 yo daughter, Ella, attended the Polar Kids ski school today and had the time of her life!!! She had never skied prior to today and by the end of the six-hour session, she was skiing independently down a small bunny hill gaining confidence...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

I had the most incredible experience learning to ski at Wachusett. I was very nervous to learn as an adult but all fears were pushed aside by the kind and informative instructors. Since my beginner group of first time skiers was very large, they ended...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Great family friend mountain for all ski/snowboarding levels. One of my favorite mountains to go to. Use code DON-GIL for a discount this season!!

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

For my first time snowboarding, I was very disappointed in the teaching instructors.. On several occasions on the bunny trail when going down the hill, the instructors would cut me off. What seemed like an accident the first time, happened several times to my sister...More

Thank kclqn
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Wachusett, Employee at Wachusett Mountain Ski Area, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Hello kclqn, We are happy to hear Aaron turned this sour experience around for you but apologize if you ever felt unwelcome on the mountain. Ski and snowboard instructors are supposed to welcome newcomers to snow sports with open arms. Thank you for taking the...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I'm skiing at Wachusett since 1999 when health permitted i know the mountain and always being happy and looking forward to "go skiing" a specially on the day like today the Day before Christmas vacation. We are bronze pass holders so this is "THE ONLY...More

Thank Darco66
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Wachusett, Employee at Wachusett Mountain Ski Area, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Hello Darco66, We are sorry that your recent trip to the mountain was a disappointment due to misinformation regarding our opening time. We'd like to know where you saw we were opening at 8am, please reach out to web@wachusett.com to let us know so that...More

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Reviewed 13 September 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
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Reviewed 5 September 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 25 March 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
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Reviewed 13 March 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
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Sherry J
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