The closest big mountain to NYC

Mountain Info

Four faces of fun at NY's Big Mountain.

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Top 5 Facts About Hunter

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State of the Art Learning Center

Built in 2002 with the ideal beginner experience in mind.

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Hunter sits at 3,200 ft high at the summit

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World-Class Snowmaking

Hunter is known as the snowmaking capital of the world!

Breathtaking Views

As far as Massachusetts's Berkshires and Vermont's Green Mountains!

1600 feet of skiable vertical drop

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Hunter Mountain

Mountain Statistics

From comfortable and spacious learning terrain perfect for first-timers, to steeps and bumps for the seasoned expert, and Empire Parks - there is something to satisfy any skiing or riding style!

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Highest Elevation

3,200 ft
(975 m)

Base Elevation

1,600 ft
(488 m)

Vertical Drop

1,600 ft
(488 m)

Skiable Terrain

320 Acres



Terrain Parks




Beginner Terrain


Intermediate Terrain


Advanced Terrain


Hunter Mountain

Let Us Be Your Guide

First let's start with welcome to Hunter! Whether it's your first time here or first time skiing, we have everything you need to hit the slopes.

Snow Tubing

Looking for something different? Join us at our newly branded bubly Tubing Park for 2023/24. Fun for all the family!
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Hunter and Après

The fun doesn't end just because the skiing stops. Stay up on events to make the most of your mountain time!
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Hunter for Intermediates and Experts

Carve your own path down our expansive intermediate trails or Hunter West, renowned for it's double blacks like Claire's Way.
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