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Address: Route 16, Pinkham Notch, Jackson, NH 03486
Phone Number:
+1 603-466-3326
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

Popular ski area in the northernmost reaches of New Hampshire.

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Spectacular views of Mt Washington while skiing

We love skiing at Wildcat. The views of Mount Washington and the Presidential Range are glorious. The lift to the summit is quick and smooth (only 7 minutes!) Lots of trail... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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211 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love skiing at Wildcat. The views of Mount Washington and the Presidential Range are glorious. The lift to the summit is quick and smooth (only 7 minutes!) Lots of trail options for mellow and aggressive skiers, as well as beginners through experts.

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Thank TravelerWithOpinions
Dover, Delaware
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great and ski crowds are few! You can go to the top and bottom from Black to Green runs.

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Thank darren0neill
Sterling, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My previous impression of Wildcat was a mountain with challenging terrain and frequently icy. Since we were visiting nearby and the temps were up near 40 degrees, I thought we had the weather in our favor to try it out. Definitely accurate reputation about the challenging terrain with some very impressive local skiers ripping it up. No ice while we... More 

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Thank PickyTraveler4
Lowell, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

unfortunately we went for a weekend trip after some unusual weather. because of the 40 degree weather and rain, then freezing Temps, the trails were very icy everywhere. the workers and restaurant were great non the less

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Thank Dave E
Rehoboth, Massachusetts, United States
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

This ski resort has great Hills and trails as well as Majestic views of the White Mountains. The people here are really friendly and the rates on bad at all

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Thank Jack S
Boston, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Clear blue day with fresh powder overnight! So few of us here and lucky to benefit!! Best trails were those without snowmaking as those trails weren't groomed before the fresh layer of snow, compounding the depth. Top that with a thin crust formed by the storm finishing as rain and you have deep powder under a crust which was hard... More 

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Thank Butchy11
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We visited (group of 6 intermediate skiers / snowboarders) the day after they received 2 feet of new powder. What an experience! The views on the way to the Mtn are spectacular by themselves. Ride to top is on fast lifts, bundle up face though b/c the wind adds enough chill for it to be uncomfortable if not prepared. Mtn... More 

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Thank ManyJourneys01
Scarborough, Maine
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8 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This mountain is quite average. There is not that much for the kids to do, except to ski! I found it kind of annoying that all the trails were associated with cats, such as CATipult, wild kitten, cheetah, and hairball. Overall the experience was ok, and our family had fun!

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Thank foodguru156
Boston, Massachusetts
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123 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

What fun we had!! We went on the Wildcat Ziprider after seeing it on Chronicle TV show. You ride a chairlift a 1/4 of the way up the mountain then get off and hike a bit to get to the Ziprider. They have three chairs. You step up on the platform, sit in the harasses and they strap you in... More 

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Wading River, New York
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400 reviews
160 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We took a ride to the summit of the mountain to enjoy the nice views of Mt Washington. The staff was very friendly and the ride to the top took no longer than 15 minutes. The views from the top were amazing.

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