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Ski Butternut

380 State Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1463
+1 413-528-2000
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Affordable and Fun PLace to Ski

Ski Butternut is a local ski area in Great Barrington, MA in the Berkshires. There are some very... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
Ben L
Lenox, Massachusetts
Great great weekend nearby from ridgefield ct

Great family ski. Close from most large cities around NYC. Only 1:30 mins ride from ridgefield ct... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
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380 State Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1463
+1 413-528-2000
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Ski Butternut is a local ski area in Great Barrington, MA in the Berkshires. There are some very nice runs with pretty views. This winter the natural snow was great along with their usual good snowmaking. The best part is their non-holiday midweek rate of...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Great family ski. Close from most large cities around NYC. Only 1:30 mins ride from ridgefield ct and nearby great barrington has great restaurants for apres ski. Great day getaway

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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We went tubing here on President's Day and when we got there it was so crowded that I was worried it would be an unpleasant experience. Kudos to the staff who kept the lines at the top organized, helped riders stop and safely navigate the...More

Thank travlin_fam5
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for six or seven years because we like the family atmosphere, the size of the mountain (not too big, not too small), and the reasonable prices. The trails are good greens and blues, but this is not the place if you're...More

Thank FlyDog33
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I have a 12-year-old and a nine-year-old. This was their first time skiing. I am not a skier. I was a little worried and intimidated about trying to do this. We did the first time a package which was $75 plus an additional $12 for...More

Thank Mary Anne M
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

It was our first time here and an hour and 15 minutes from home. When we arrived The tubing parking lot was all mud and hard to drive in. There was only a small ticket area which also served as a snack bar and had...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We first started coming to Butternut when we lived in Connecticut and our kids learnt to ski here. Having moved back to England we still come back, every other year as the skiing is good and we also love the area. Just had a good...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Let me start with the positives, of which there are many - this is a great little family mountain. The staff is very helpful and just plain nice, always ready with a smile and a friendly greeting. I felt entirely comfortable having my 9 year...More

Thank LPavarotti
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We have not skied in many years so we took a lesson. Our instructor, John was wonderful. Great value with lift ticket, lesson and rental. Staff very nice. Mountain well groomed, with nice wide long green trails. Views of the Berkshires were beautiful. Looking forward...More

Thank ROTNewYork
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I was worried that because the mountain is small that the skiing would not be great. I was pleasantly surprised though. The runs are interesting and of decent length. Since there has not been much snow I was not sure how the conditions would be...More

Thank baruti
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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
18 September 2015|
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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