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Address: 66 E Mountain Rd, Charlemont, MA 01339-9715
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Berkshire East Ski Area, part of Berkshire East Mountain Resort, features...

Berkshire East Ski Area, part of Berkshire East Mountain Resort, features great skiing on 42 trails, 4 aerial lifts, 2 surface lifts and about 1000' of vertical. We have a high quality snowmaking system operated with folks who know how to use it. 3 Lodges, a Children's Center, Ski and Snowboard School, a well regarded racing program, which are all powered by onsite renewable energy. We also are home to: 1) Berkshire East Canopy Tours 2) Berkshire Whitewater 3) The Thunderbolt Mountain Coaster 4) Thunder Mountain Bike Park 5) The Crazy Horse Bar and Grill, additional restaurant and meeting space, fully optimized for mountain weddings.

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Great terrain for smaller mountain

I was here over February break and had a great day. This mountain is not large but has some nice varied terrain. Its not slick and its very old school which I also like. You can... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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CT
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187 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was here over February break and had a great day. This mountain is not large but has some nice varied terrain. Its not slick and its very old school which I also like. You can leave you things in the lodge and not worry about them. Parking is easy, no shuttle needed. There are some small glades and a... More 

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Thank Bugfast
Clayton, Delaware, United States
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32 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time skiing at this resort. They did a great job grooming the mountain and the staff was freindly. For a smaller size resort I was impressed with the food service, great coffee shop, bar , restraunt. The only down fall to this place was there was a lack of lockers in the lodge everything left on... More 

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the Crazy Horse Bar and Grill (part of Berkshire East Resort) with my dad and 2 of our friends. We sat over 25 mins and absolutely no one acknowledged us. My dad got up once to ask for service and the waitress said "I will be right there". She never came and waited on every single person... More 

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Thank Luciij
Ballston Spa, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today was the 1st time to ski here since 2008. I have been wanting to visit since but not able to. Me and my wife (who this was her 1st time here) decided to make the drive from our home in Saratoga Springs, NY and when I say there is not one regret believe me there are none. We plan... More 

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Thank greytroop
Adams, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great family friendly ski area , lodge is clean and has a lot of tables/seating. we skied on a Friday night in December, had a special for $15 lift tickets. The conditions were good, not icy and well groomed. Not long lines at the lift.

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Thank lcarp
Northborough, Massachusetts
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91 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Skied here last week and had a great time. Nice lodge with big windows looking at hill. Snow was hard pack which was expected. Great cruisers to carve some turns. Varied terrain from steep headwalls to gentle rollers. No lift lines on a Saturday was amazing. Definitely worth the trip.

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Thank SteveDGT
Madison, Connecticut
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

A wonderful small family friendly ski mountain. No lines and friendly staff make for a great family ski day. Totally manageable with young and new skiers.

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Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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68 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Fun and reasonably priced. However, some of the beginners trails were not beginners at all! Not cool. I would not recommend for kids starting out. The bunny slope is fine but past that I would call the green ones way past intermediate.

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

I love this mountain! People are incredibly friendly. The snow is very well-maintained. The place isn't crowded, even on holiday weekends. I've experienced lessons with several instructors, another positive experience. My only complaint is the very limited trail markers. If you're not familiar with the trails and not actually carrying a trail map, you may end up guessing wrong. Folks... More 

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Hubbardston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Berkshire East is a small mountain that skis big. It's about 1,000 vertical feet, but has a ton of terrain and some very challenging steeps as well. In a good season with decent natural snow there are a lot of glades too. Family owned and operated, friendly vibe and on the weekend so much better than going up North and... More 

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