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Alyssa Rocks!

My son and I are planning to spend xmas day learning to ski.. first time ever.. I asked Alyssa a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kikax2
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albany, United States
A wedding

The outside venue was absolutely beautiful. And the reception couldn't have been more... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
billcamera1
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Westfield, New Jersey
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My son and I are planning to spend xmas day learning to ski.. first time ever.. I asked Alyssa a million questions and she was very patient and gave me great information.. If I had any hesitations.. Alyssa made them all go away.. Great customer...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

The outside venue was absolutely beautiful. And the reception couldn't have been more accommodating. The staff was superb and friendly while we danced the night away to the live band. They know how to run a party.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank billcamera1
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Butternut is a family-friendly ski area that has somewhat limited terrain, but it is a good value for someone bringing their whole family, or who want to learn to ski. The lifts are in good working order, but they are old and slow, so it...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

My daughter had only been on skis 2x before and at the end of the day she had surpassed me and was skiing black diamonds!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank msdeke
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Good place to go to meet up with friends. It’s cool to have a ski place so close nearby. The park is good, the rails and box’s are good. The place is not too big but a good place to go for a fun trip....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jayablake
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This is a nice local area - not pretending to be what it is not. The lifts are very very (sic) slow.. but the prices of $25 mid week are clearly a bargain so you deal with the slow lifts. Yesterday was a ski day...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Robt C
Reviewed 9 March 2018

this is a wonderful ski hill for older skiers and those who don't want to dump tons of money into a ski day. LIft ticket was only $20.00 for an adult weekday.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We live in Connecticut, have a house at Mt. Snow and frequently ski out west. Typically for a local ski day we go to Mohawk Mountain as it is the best in Connecticut. We decided to try Butternut for a change and since it was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Brusdad
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Great for young kids and beginners, 5 chair lifts and multiple runs make a great 4-day ski vacay for the intermediate skier. Easy nursery runs and an amazing ski school mean beginners can learn at their own pace. Really amazing staff. A new ski fave.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mrs_V_NYC
Reviewed 22 February 2018

I have been skiing here for decades. It has always been a "friendly" mountain. I do recommend getting out when they open. Being a mid-size mountain, it does tend to get pretty crowded on the more popular trails (coming down from the summit).. I like...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Beth P
3 March 2017|
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Response from brume74 | Reviewed this property |
Beer and wine available in the upper lodge which is only open on weekends and holidays. It's a cafeteria, not a bar, though
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Anmo123
19 September 2015|
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Response from alfadog | Reviewed this property |
Snow tubing is available in a separate Tubing Area from the ski slopes (meaning you can't conveniently ski in or out of the snow tubing area). It features a "magic carpet" conveyor up a single hill which seems pretty small... More
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