Hunter Mountain

Hunter Mountain offers fun times on and off the slopes with serious terrain balance by an award winning learning center for beginners of all ages.

Enjoy yourself on and off the slopes at Hunter Mountain. | Photo by Hunter Mountain

Located in the heart of the Great Northern Catskills, Hunter Mountain is New York’s four-season resort for families, couples, and get-away-seekers alike. With terrain for all skiers and snowboarders, including an expansive learning area for beginners, cruisers for intermediates, and steeps and bumps with 1600 feet of vertical for the seasoned pro, Hunter Mountain upholds its reputation as the Tri-State’s “big mountain feel.”

Skiing and snowboarding are only a few activities for guests to enjoy. The surrounding community of Hunter Mountain offers a variety of winter activities as perfect substitutes to skiing and snowboarding. Enjoy a scenic skyride on the state-of-the-art lift that takes you to the 3200 foot summit of Hunter Mountain’s skiable terrain. Test your meddle on the Mid-Mountain Tour on North America’s longest and highest zip-line open year round! There’s even snowtubing right at Hunter Mountain—perfect for the entire family! Also open all year is horseback riding at Bear Creek Landing with both English and Western riding.

Planning Your Stay

After spending your day on the slopes, guests can enjoy après-ski at the Main Base Lodge and Van Winkle’s Restaurant, located at the on-site Kaatskill Mountain Club Hotel only steps away from the Base Lodge and the slopes. For your convenience, stay at the Hotel and Liftside condos for easy access to the slopes the following morning, as well as take advantage of lodging amenities including an outdoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, spa, fitness room, and full-service restaurant. Hunter Mountain also offers ski and stay midweek packages! There are nearby hotels and bed and breakfasts to choose from

“This is a very challenging ski area and worth the visit no matter what your ski level is!”

—Daniel M., Pleasantville, NY

Take Amtrak to Hunter Mountain

Experience Hunter Mountain via Amtrak to Hudson Station in Columbia County—Don’t forget to use Amtrak’s See New York and Save 15% discount!

Pick up your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car right at the Hudson Station. Click here to reserve your car or call the Hudson office today at 518-828-5492.

Where to Stay in Hudson

Looking for a getaway opportunity? Spend the night and experience all the Hudson area has to offer. Book a room at Wm. Farmer and Sons—just up the street from Basilica Hudson—and spend the weekend experiencing rich history, cultural hotspots and amazing views with the New York By Rail two-day itinerary, City of Hudson and Beyond. Read about the itinerary and other great places to visit here.

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