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Ski Experience - Mount Peter 

It is widely known that Mount Peter is the place to go in the Hudson Valley for first-timers, families and those seeking a relaxing ski experience. What started as a showcase for Macy’s winter fashions has grown into a multi-generational family ski spot beloved by many in the region. It’s a cozy resort with a charming and friendly staff that will make guests feel at ease upon arriving to Mount Peter.

Ski Levels

The resort boast modest stats, which further enhance its draw for beginner skiers and those seeking leisurely mountain slopes. The mountain is spread over 70 acres and has 11 trails, which are pretty evenly distributed for beginners, intermediates and advanced skiers. The resort has 100 percent snow-making ability, which means that the slope conditions are maintained throughout the season.

By far the biggest draw to Mount Peter is the free first-timers ski school, which accepts students of all ages and physical ability levels. The resort’s numerous PSIA and AASI certified instructors have taught for many years and have an extensive arsenal of adaptive techniques that are specifically adjusted depending on the class. The wonderful lessons at Mount Peter will teach even the most nervous novice the skills and techniques that will foster confidence and a lasting love of the mountain and of snow sports.

Après Ski

There are heaps of activities in and around Mount Peter. The Hudson Valley boasts historic homes and museums, quaint towns, as well as fantastic wilderness hiking. There is also snowtubing, ice skating, snowshoeing, and extensive terrain for cross-country skiing. Because of its proximity to New York City, the resort makes a perfect day trip while visiting one of the greatest cities in the world.

There is not slope side lodging available at Mount Peter, however, the surrounding towns of Greenwood Lake, Chester and Warwick have plenty of options available, many of them perfect for a tight budget. In fact, many of the area’s lodging partner with the resort to offer unbeatable ski and stay deals throughout the winter months. Mount Peter offers discounted lodging at many bed and breakfasts, hotels, motels and larger suites.