NYC Ski Bus to Hunter Mountain
Getting to Hunter Mountain has never been easier than with the Liftopia New York ski bus. Hunter Mountain is the closest big ski resort to NYC.
ExperienceGet ready for a day of skiing or snowboarding. Whether you have never been before or have loads of experience, the Liftopia ski bus is the most convenient way to get to the mountains. You get round-trip transportation from your choice of several NYC pick-up locations to Hunter Mountain in the Catskills. Standard package includes transportation and a lift ticket, but you can choose bus-only if you have a pass. There are options for equipment rentals and lessons.
The Liftopia Hunter Mountain bus trip has an option for a Learn to Ski or Snowboard package that includes transportation, a lift ticket, equipment rental, and a beginner lesson. If you are just starting out with snow sports or it has been awhile, the Learn to Ski or Snowboard package is an excellent value.
A trained Liftopia Host accompanies each trip to ensure the day runs smoothly. In addition to distributing lift tickets and rental & lesson vouchers, the Liftopia Host will answer questions and guide you through the process. If you are new to Hunter Mountain, the Liftopia Host can guide you to the best runs for your skill level and other resort tips.
About Hunter Mountain
Hunter Mountain has terrain for skiers and snowboarders at all levels of ability. Beginners enjoy the gently sloped trails of Hunter One. Intermediates have a nice choice of summit-to-base groomed cruisers, and experts can challenge their skills when making turns on an impressive variety of advanced trails including the slopes of Hunter West. New for the 2018-19 season is the Hunter North expansion that increases total skiable terrain by 33%.
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Frequently Asked Questions
You can review the pick-up locations above. When you "Check Availability," you'll also have the opportunity to enter your staring location and see the closest pick-up locations on a map.
Pickup times depend on the date and location. When you "Check Availability," you'll be able to see times for the trip you are interested.
Goggles, gloves, ski pants, ski jacket, sun screen, and cash or a credit card for lunch at the mountain. If you are not renting equipment, you should also bring your own along.
The bus leaves Hunter Mountain to head back to NYC at 4:30pm sharp. If you rented equipment, make sure to leave yourself at least 20 extra minutes to return your rentals.
The trip lasts about 12-13 hours in total, depending on traffic and weather.
No, lunch is not included in your ticket. There are multiple food options at the mountain, which can be found at their the base lodge or summit lodge. There is also a bar onsite at the base.
Yes, there are lockers for use at the lesson center right after you go through the rental line. You can also leave anything you might need on the bus, as it will be safely secured for the entire day.
Nope! One of the reasons for Liftopia Ski buses is to get more people out to the mountains, so they can learn to love snow sports as much as we do. To get a good start, we recommend a discounted group lesson or a Learn to Ski/Snowboard package.
Yes! 90-minute lessons are available for just $25 (Normally $35) if you book in advance on our site.
Unfortunately, the bus transportation is only valid for use within a single day. This is to ensure that all of our customers have available seats for the return to journey to Boston on any given day.
Unfortunately, driving yourself is prohibited. We do this for logistical and liability reasons.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
- Operates in all weather conditions; please dress appropriately.
- Skiing/Snowboarding/Tubing are physical activities.
- Minimum age is 18 years for ski/snowboard trips; 21 for tubing and brewery visits.
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Trip is nonrefundable. No full or partial refunds are given to customers who miss the event. In the event of a cancellation by the operator, your ticket will be fully refunded. Event subject to change/cancellation based on weather/river/snow level conditions. All trips run rain or shine; in the unlikely event of a cancellation you will be notified via email. For reschedules within 10 days of departure there is a $35 rescheduling fee per person. There are no reschedules or refunds for missing the bus or no-shows. Each ticket is good for one (1) person, unless specified otherwise. Trips involving alcohol are 21+ , valid ID required. All other trips are 18+. The deal is valid only for tickets on the date[s] of the event as listed and may not be exchanged or redeemed for any other dates. Provided transportation by Liftopia and Sourced Adventures is required; you may not drive yourself. In order to attend any Liftopia Experience partnered with Sourced Adventure whether your ticket is purchased directly through Liftopia, Sourced Adventures, Inc. or any of their affiliates, distributors or partners you are required to sign and submit a copy of our release of liability waiver before departure. We will collect your waiver on-site and by attending you must agree to our release of liability terms outlines in our waiver.