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Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

499 Mountain Rd, Princeton, MA 01541-1105
+1 978-464-2300
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Close to home with big mnt feel.

We get season passes every year. Best to go during the week day or late night. Not worth it when... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Aimee J
Good but ordinary ski spot

I usually ski here when I visit family friends, the mountain itself is not that big but if you're... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Tom B
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Lake Grove, New York
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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 01541-1105
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We get season passes every year. Best to go during the week day or late night. Not worth it when school's are there for after school recreation. Go to the Columbus Day Swap.

Thank Aimee J
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

I usually ski here when I visit family friends, the mountain itself is not that big but if you're in the area and want a quick spot or decent spot to ski and have fun for a day this is the spot, not too far...More

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Wachusett Mountain does what it does well, well. It is small but often you can find decent skiing and pockets of ungroomed snow, and the it is the best spot in the state to teach a child(or play hooky and duck out for a half...More

Thank Kevin D
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

I was in Boston for a few days for work and had some free time. Knowing this in advance, I packed my gear so I could head over to Wachusett for an afternoon of snowboarding. In the days leading up to my quick trip over...More

Thank gqjustin
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Wachusett Mountain is the nearest ski area to Boston with significant vertical (1000+). Spent last Tuesday there with warm temps and fast snow. Not crowded at all at lifts, in restaurants or lodge seating. The snow conditions were wonderful, much better than I imagined with...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I used to ski/snowboard on and off, never got beyond beginner’s level. I decided to seriously learn how to ski this winter and chose Wachusett as a ‘basecamp’ mainly due to good location from my house (Cambridge, MA). Now season is almost going toward the...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

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

Thank Brindey M
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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!!

Thank sjg875
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Rich F
16 April 2018|
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Response from Kevin D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I saw this so late. Dogs are not allowed at wachusett
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Sherry J
27 November 2015|
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Response from Wachusett M | Property representative |
Hi Sherry, sorry for the delayed response. Follow us on your Social Media network of choice for all the latest from the mountain!
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