Hunter Mountain Ski Area Snowboarding

The 2nd most popular snowboarding destination in New York.

Southwest of Albany near Tannersville, the Hunter Mountain Ski Area has 240 boardable acres with a 1,600 feet vertical drop, that is popular for snowboarding. They have 100% snow-making capability and produce about 100 inches of snow a year! Just get there early before the man-made stuff sloughs off revealing the base ice.

On a Pow-Day, take the SnowLite lift for laps on Hellgate or Racers Edge.

Special note: Hunter Mountain backs up to a state forest with legal backcountry riding.

For nightlife, check out Tequillas on SR23A or Slopes in Tannersville.

Directions: Albany - Est. Time: 1 Hour 10 Minutes NY Thruway south to Exit 21 (Catskill), turn left after exit and go to Rt. 9W (about 2 miles); take Rt. 9W south to Rt. 23A; take Rt. 23A west to Hunter Mountain.

Overall, Hunter Mountain Ski Area is the 2nd most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 15 snowboarding resorts in New York.

Hunter Mountain Ski Area Snowboarding Map



Local Contact(s):  Hunter Mountain (888) 486-8376.

Lift Tickets:  Hunter Mountain Ski Area Discounted Lift Tickets (Up To 80% Off)

Recommended Book:  "Snowboard Resort Guide 2016" from Chris Gill

Best Season:  Jan. - Feb.

Base Camp:  Mountain Bike Inn

Luxury Loding:  Washington Irving Inn

Breakfast Restaurant:  Maggies Cafe, Tannersville

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  6/20/2016

ID:  15092

Hunter Mountain Ski Area Snowboarding Map