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Ski Sundown

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Good for a one day CT Ski Trip

All staff was very friendly, the hill was nicely groomed, and they do so twice a day which is nice... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
New Haven, Connecticut
Wonderful Resort for locals!

This is definitely the best ski area in CT! Nice variety of slopes that are always kept very well... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Steve N
New Hartford, Connecticut
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ski Sundown is a great CT ski destination. The staff are welcoming and hard-working to maintain a great base of snow. The mountain is groomed twice a day and lifts are open until 10pm during season. A definite must-visit!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank steampunkzhuli
Reviewed 29 March 2018

All staff was very friendly, the hill was nicely groomed, and they do so twice a day which is nice. Full rental availability for not to bad of a price. However, what makes this cool, especially if your CT local, is its not a bad...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank alekland93
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This isn't a mountain I would normally go to unless I was with a new skier or a child as I was on this trip since I'm an expert skier. I do think this is a great place to learn to ski however that is...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Bugfast
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We live just outside of NYC and have been looking for a ski place that less than 2 hours from home. We tired Mountain Creek and would say stay away! Instead, come to Ski Sundown. It is well run, has great instructors, cares about customer...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Scotty2hottie
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We were visiting the area from Florida, and although our kids had all skied before they are definitely beginners. The day that we were there, the bunny slope area was so poorly groomed that our kids each took one assisted run and my husband immediately...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AmandaK504
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We took our kids here to learn how to ski.Not TOO far,in comparison to Vt. Or N.H.! , which is where we went B.C.((before children).The skiing is good for you too, while the kids are having lessons .The food was good, and there used to...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank K4768JAgaryc
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Ski sundown is an old standby for me in the winter months. If you are in the area like i am , dont pass it up, even though there are better places to ski.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank winegod369
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is definitely the best ski area in CT! Nice variety of slopes that are always kept very well groomed. There's a wonderful "small town" feel about the resort with many local families in attendance daily. It's a bit expensive for the size of the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Steve N
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great experience here. It was our nieces first time sking and they had a ball. The only thing that wasn't so great is in the learning area the plastic orange barricades were not the heavy plastic I would want and you could...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank QueenBraham
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I've gone here since I started skiing! No doubt this place is the best in CT. It isn't as big as a ski resort in NH or VT but at the same time there are no mountains in CT. So it is a good size...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Chris H
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