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Address: 469 Plattekill Road, Roxbury, NY 12474
Phone Number:
+1 607 326 3500
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall ... there's something for everyone at...

Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall ... there's something for everyone at Plattekill Mountain. You'll find 38 exciting trails and more snowmaking this year! Only a couple hours from NYC, Plattekill offers a laid-back family atmosphere and unique vibe that is a true find. Family-owned and operated, Plattekill offers a personal appeal and caters to what they know best: skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking and having fun! Big mountain terrain and small mountain charm describes them best with a 3,500' elevation, 175" average annual snowfall, and a serious focus on trail and snowmaking improvements and quality. "Powder Puff," the most well-known trail, is a great 2-mile beginner cruiser and "Blockbuster," a resort fave, double black diamond, offering 1,100 feet of continuous vertical is sure to challenge the most advanced snowsport enthusiast. Choose from skiing, snowboarding, snowtubing and snowshoeing, outdoor fun awaits at Plattekill Mountain.

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Wonderful Catskill Ski Area.

Small ski area with great trails and short lift lines. Challenging trails, snow tubing too. Bicycles to enjoy the trails in summer.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Small ski area with great trails and short lift lines. Challenging trails, snow tubing too. Bicycles to enjoy the trails in summer.

Thank CatskillMountains1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plattekill is an under appreciated mountain among the for Catskill ski areas. I am a long time Dutchess County skier and know too many local people who have never been there. As soon as you say you are going, someone will reply, "better hope it snows." Let's lust summarize that if you've not been there, you do not know how... More 

1 Thank roncd46
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Nothing too fancy here. Just a friendly, family oriented organization that is committed to customer service and providing visitors a good time on the slopes at a reasonable price. We meet up here with a group of 8-10 friends from nj and pa each year for a weekend of skiing. This is our 3rd or 4th year. Every employee we... More 

2 Thank Brian P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Great, well groomed slopes. during the winter. Summers are great at Plattekill. Outdoor concerts + BBQ. All first rate.

Thank Bob H
Head of the Harbor, New York, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

Great snow with wonderful vertical. I had the pleasure of skiing here late in the season(Aprll 4) and was astounded by how nice the conditions were. While on the mountain I had the pleasure of getting to meet the owner. He was simply skiing the mountain and making friends with people enjoying it that day! This is the opposite of... More 

3 Thank GSilverman
Delhi, NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

This is is an ideal resort for folks looking for a familiar, friendly, cozy place to get some skiing, snowboarding, or tubing in for a reasonable price. My husband and kids learned to snowboard here last year and it definitely helped us cope with the relentless upstate winter! Though there aren't as many trails as some of the bigger establishments,... More 

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New York, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2015

The skiing looked awesome, I went snow tubing and it was fun. The guys that worked there were all really cool. Fun times.

2 Thank CurtisTalls
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015

Great skiing,family atmosphere, no lift lines, best place for fresh powder in the Catskills Highly recommended for first time skiers and seasoned skiers as well.

Thank Skiman2244
Whitesboro, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2015

Went snow tubing with 4 adults and 2 children; it was an excellent activity for both the adults and children! The grounds were well-maintained, clean and scenic. The lodge has 3 floors with 2 restaurants; one a simple cafeteria great for families, and one with a largely stocked bar for adults. My family and I were dissatisfied with 2 things...first,... More 

1 Thank EvieLes
Susan A, Guest Relations Manager at Plattekill Mountain, responded to this review

Plattekill Mountain would like to extend our sincerest apologies for a less than ideal experience at the mountain. We never want our customers to leave us with a negative opinion of their experience here. At any time, if you have a problem with a member of our staff, please feel free to come to our main office and ask to... More 

Ithaca, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

My partner and I bought tickets from Liftopia and due to a myriad of issues got to the mountain an hour before closing. The friendly homey atmosphere was great and the staff said we could come back and use the Liftopia voucher towards tickets on another day. They do home cooking there! I am a very sensitive celiac and I... More 

1 Thank Christine S

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