Ski Butternut, in Great Barrington of Massachusetts, is situated amongst the Berkshire Mountains. A lovely family owned ski area, Ski Butternut offers amazing skiing at an affordable rate. With a new lift and rental equipment, Ski Butternut also offers a quality experience.
Opened in 1963, Ski Butternut continues to draw large numbers of skiers and snowboarders to its 110 acres of ski terrain. Some 22 trails crisscross the vertical of 1000 feet. Ski Butternut’s beautiful landscape is coated in a 115 inches of snow every year and 100% snow making capacity means there are always great conditions for winter sport activities. The terrain is ideal for intermediate skiers but everyone will enjoy the runs which are rated 20% beginner, 60% intermediate, 10% advanced and 10% expert. Ski Butternut has 10 ski lifts which are able to carry around 13,000 skiers up the slopes every hour. Cross-country skiers can visit Ski Butternut Cross Country Center which will make available eight kilometers of trails leading through a stunning wooded section. Snowboarders and skiers can heat things up in the two terrain parks. One park is specifically designed as a learning spot for inexperienced snow sport enthusiasts. Twist & West Way is the more challenging park with a variety of exciting features. Families will have a whole heap of fun at the tubing park.
Your experience at Ski Butternut is enhanced by fantastic facilities available at the two lodges. At these lodges you will find a demo center, children’s center, clubhouse and fully equipped ski shop – everything you need in one convenient place. Accommodation is located nearby and includes establishments such as Devonfield Inn, Odd Inn on the Green, Weathervane Inn, AAA Monument Mountain Motel, AAA Lantern House Motel, Comfort Inn & Suites Hotel, Travelodge, Apartments at Manville Manor, Dragonsfield B&B and Mountain View Motel, amongst others. Summer is also great fun in the Berkshires, with plenty of outdoor recreation on offer.
If you are looking for an escape from the bustle of life amidst some awesome snow, then head off to Massachusetts’ Ski Butternut this season.