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Mountain Trails Cross Country Ski Center

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We'll run cross country place

Very nice wooded family run cross country ski resort outside Tannersville , wooded beginner... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
New York City, New York
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Nice woods, but ski conditions could be improved

We tried the XC trails on Sunday morning following a Friday storm. Most trails seemed not to have... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
New Jersey
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Ski or snowshoe with us and explore one of the Catskill Mountain's most beautiful winter wonderlands. Catch a glimpse of timid woodland creatures on hemlock shaded-trails in the pine-scented forest. Mountain Trails Cross Country Ski Center is...more
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6198 Main St, Tannersville, NY 12485
+1 518-589-5361
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

On 3/10/18, with lots of fresh powder, how disappointing to encounter sub par grooming on all trails used. On occasion there were vestiges of corduroy, and once even vestiges of tracks on a lone trail. Snow shoers are free to roam, damaging what ever slight...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Very nice wooded family run cross country ski resort outside Tannersville , wooded beginner intermediate and some advanced trails well groomed. Staff could not have been nicer. Comfortable lodge with soup hot dogs and snacks. Visited after a good snowfall.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We tried the XC trails on Sunday morning following a Friday storm. Most trails seemed not to have been groomed since Saturday and the trail conditions were mostly mediocre despite the new snow. That said, the woods were lovely and the trails numerous enough that...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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mtntrailsxc, MtnTrailsXC at Mountain Trails Cross Country Ski Center, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

We're happy you enjoyed the area. It's unfortunate to hear the conditions weren't exactly up to your expectations. We are mostly a classic nordic ski area but open a few skating lanes when conditions permit. This was an exceptionally large and intense storm, leaving over...More

Reviewed February 25, 2017

The place is vast and well groomed. we had our kids 4 and 6 take the ski lessons and they had a good time. We rented equipment from them and they were are all good. They had a nice homemade chilli and other snacks at...More

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank Dhans S
Reviewed February 15, 2017

This was our third time visiting as we have a weekend home about 35 minutes away. It is a beautiful hemlock forest with trails groomed for all level skiiers, but even the green trails can be tricky. It's a fun sport and they have equipment...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Joann K
Reviewed March 3, 2015

We headed to Tannersville in the Catskills region, coupling a weekend stay in a nice B&B with cross-country skiing. We were pleased on both accounts as this was our first time in the area. We had our own skis, but skis and snow shoes are...More

Date of experience: February 2015
2  Thank Mary Grace P
Reviewed February 10, 2015

Great place to cross country ski, Alison is a great fun teacher ! trails are three levels of expertise, well groomed, all the rental gear you could need plus a shop to buy gear.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Flashonyx
Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

From the moment we arrived, the staff was exceedingly helpful with getting us outfitted with the right sized equipment. We then took to the trails which were amazingly extensive and offered enjoyment for all experience levels. We were out there for hours and saw a...More

1  Thank Sean M
Reviewed February 26, 2014

My husband and I are complete and utter city-dwellers and decided to be outdoorsy and try cross country skiing! Since it was our very first time, we were able to rent all equipment needed as well as take a much-needed lesson. It was so great!...More

Date of experience: February 2014
5  Thank Carly H
Reviewed February 23, 2014

This is a decent place for new skiers, after a fresh snow when trail conditions are good. If you are a very experienced skier, want larger facilities or more of a lodge, go to one of the larger ski centers or resorts further upstate or...More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank xcskimom
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