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Berkshire East Ski Resort

66 E Mountain Rd, Charlemont, MA 01339-9715
+1 413-339-6618
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Awesome place to ski

I love this mountain! People are incredibly friendly. The snow is very well-maintained. The... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Springfield, Massachusetts
A Hidden Jewel - never crowded too.

Berkshire East is a small mountain that skis big. It's about 1,000 vertical feet, but has a ton of... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2016
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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.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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66 E Mountain Rd, Charlemont, MA 01339-9715
+1 413-339-6618
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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...More

Thank trumpeting_angel
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...More

1  Thank Massguy_13
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I was up on the mountain today for a little mid-week solo skiing in perfect early winter conditions (can't get much earlier in the winter, because today was the first day of winter). What made today's experience so nice was the excellent care provided by...More

1  Thank SkyKingBoston
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We recently went white water rafting. Great thing to do in October. The weather was nice, the water wasn't too cold, and the colors were very pretty. We turned out to be the only two people rafting that day, so we had a lot of...More

1  Thank maria20258
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

On 10/1/16 a few friends and I went to berkshire east mountain resort to try white water rafting on Deerfield river. We were all 1st timers. Our guides name was Max and he gave us the most amazing experience that we could have asked for....More

1  Thank derekd637
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We have ziplined 3 times over the past 4 years every time great! This summer we decided to do the white water rafting, it was awesome! The guides were fantastic. We have two teenage kids and it's very family friendly. All the staff from the...More

2  Thank Putnam40
Reviewed 19 August 2016

The mountains are very for beginners, but a little too small for experts. The food is expensive like all ski resorts.

Thank jvegajr
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lot fun the scenic view ride on the ski lift was fun an the mountain coaster was best very helpful an friendly a good stop for a couple hrs

1  Thank joe c
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This past weekend, a buddy and I took our daughters rafting at Berkshire East and had a fantastic time. We were guided down the river by JD (aka the Bison), who was incredibly knowledgeable, super friendly, great with entertaining the kids, and really just a...More

1  Thank stubblyomalley
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Went here for rafting on the river but ended up at the lodge for a great time afterwards!! There are a bunch of cool things to do here and we'll be back for sure!! They have an awesome zip line, great mountain biking trails and...More

1  Thank SteveO5
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Nearby Attractions
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Berkshire Whitewater
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28 March 2017|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
The above comment is correct its a transition time in this area, may be better to wait a little longer closer to late spring.
21 February 2017|
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Response from DrL09 | Reviewed this property |
I would doubt that!