Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort is a ski area located in the state of Massachusetts in USA. The resort is in the town of Pittsfield, MA.
We recently ranked all of Massachusetts's ski resorts, so you can see where Bousquet Mountain stacks up against all its nearby ski hills!
Bousquet Mountain is not a part of any nationwide lift ticket system. Passes such as Epic, IKON, or Mountain Collective allow pass holders to ski at multiple mountians with a single purchase. Unfortunately, none of those passes work with Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort. To purchase season passes, you'll need to visit Bousquet Mountain's website.
There are numerous options to stay at Bousquet Mountain around the resort. Check out the available options with the form below.
Bousquet Mountain Mountain Resort Terrain Overview
Bousquet Mountain has a total of 22 ski trails, which are serviced by 4 ski lifts, gondolas and/or trams. Bousquet Mountain is considered a smaller than average ski area, with only a maximum of 200 acres available to ski. This area is equivalent to 81 hectares, 0.3 square miles, or 0.8 square kilometers.
Bousquet Mountain's slopes see on average 84 inches (2.1 meters) of snowfall a year.
Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort Elevation
Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort has a summit elevation of 1,818 feet, or 554 meters. However, not all of that elevation is able to be skied. The base of the ski slope sits at 1,068 feet above sea level, creating a ski hill that is 750 feet (229 meters) high. This is referred to as the slope's vertical drop - or a measure of how high the skiable hill is.
Bousquet Mountain has a very low summit elevation. The summit of this park is one of the smaller ones in the country.
Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort Difficulty Level
47.7out of 100
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At Parks & Trips, we've created a proprietary Difficulty Score that attempts to show how difficult a particular ski slope is. We get to this number by combining a number of metrics for each resort and comparing them to its peers. Most of the score is based off the amount of easy-intermediate-expert slopes by acreage and the maximum vertical drop of the overall resort, but also includes a few lesser-used metrics as well.
Our algorithm compares each resort’s metrics with all others in North America, then assigns each a Difficulty Score, which we use to rank them accordingly. Resorts with a lower score are easier to ski than those with a higher one. However, a high score does not mean that the resort does not have any easy slopes, or vice versa. This is just an overall score given to the resort based on all its metrics grouped together.
Skiable Terrain by Difficulty Level
Bousquet Mountain has 200 total skiable acres, which can be broken down into the three main groups of difficulty: Beginner, Intermediate, and Expert.Bousquet Mountain is a beginner-friendly ski area, with about 14% of its trails as easy. However, it also has a fair share of more difficult runs - which account for the remaining 86%.
Beginner trails (identified by a green circle) are the easiest trails on the hill with a gradual 25% or less gradient, and are usually wide to accommodate beginner skiers.
Intermediate trails (identified by a blue square) are usually the most popular and crowded runs, which have a slope of anywhere between 25-40%.
Expert trails (identified by a black diamond... or two) are the hardest slopes on the mountain, and have very steep gradients over 40%.
Is Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort good for beginners?
Bousquet Mountain can be beginner-friendly, depending on the runs you take. While it ranks in the lower half of all North American ski areas in terms of overall difficulty, it still has 86% of its trails rated at or above intermediate.
Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort Location
Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort is located in the state of Massachusetts, USA. This ski area is nearest the town of Pittsfield, MA.
Pittsfield, MA 01201 USA
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Getting to Bousquet Mountain Mountain Resort
By Car: If you are driving, you would set your GPS to either the ski resort's name (Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort), its coordinates of 42.41900, -73.27700 (latitude, longitude), or simply drive towards the town of Pittsfield, MA to get close.
By Air: If you are coming in from across the country, then you may need to board an airplane to get here.
A large airport has scheduled major airline service with millions of passengers per year. This type of airport always accepts international flights. Here are the closest large airport(s) to Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort.
|Theodore Francis Green State Airport||PVD||Providence, RI||106 mi|
|Logan International Airport||BOS||Boston, MA||116 mi|
|LaGuardia Airport||LGA||New York, NY||117 mi|
A medium-sized airport has scheduled regional airline service. This type of airport may or may not accept international flights. Here are the closest medium-sized airport(s) to Bousquet Mountain.
|Albany International Airport||ALB||Albany, NY||35 mi|
|Bradley International Airport||BDL||Hartford, CT||45 mi|
|Worcester Regional Airport||ORH||Worcester, MA||72 mi|
There may also be much smaller regional airports next to Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort, but we didn't list them here due to the fact that no major airlines go through them.
Other Nearby Ski Resorts
Skiers will - especially if coming from far away - try and visit a couple different slopes all in the same trip. Here are the closest other ski slopes within 100 miles of Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort.
|Berkshire East||Charlemont, MA||1,840 ft||45%||9 mi|
|Jiminy Peak||Hancock, MA||2,380 ft||46%||9 mi|
|Otis Ridge Ski Area||Otis, MA||1,700 ft||35%||17 mi|
|Blandford||Blandford, MA||1,685 ft||25%||24 mi|
|Four Seasons||Ravena, NY||550 ft||25%||27 mi|
|Stowe Mountain||West Halifax, VT||4,395 ft||59%||36 mi|
|Mohawk Mountain||West Cornwall, CT||1,600 ft||36%||41 mi|
|Mount Snow||Somerset, VT||3,600 ft||47%||42 mi|
|Willard Mountain||Greenwich, NY||1,415 ft||36%||43 mi|
|Snow Ridge||Turin, NY||2,000 ft||38%||49 mi|
|Windham Mountain||Windham, NY||3,100 ft||51%||52 mi|
|Hunter Mountain||Hunter, NY||3,200 ft||55%||52 mi|
|Stratton Mountain||Winhall, VT||3,875 ft||47%||52 mi|
|Ski Sundown||New Hartford, CT||1,075 ft||30%||57 mi|
|Mt. Southington||Plantsville, CT||525 ft||32%||58 mi|
|Bromley Mountain||Peru, VT||3,284 ft||44%||59 mi|
|Magic Mountain||Londonderry, VT||2,850 ft||54%||60 mi|
|Woodbury Ski Area||Woodbury, CT||850 ft||34%||60 mi|
|Thunder Ridge||Patterson, NY||1,270 ft||29%||65 mi|
|Plattekill Mountain||Roxbury, NY||3,500 ft||49%||70 mi|
|Wachusett Mountain Ski Area||Princeton, MA||2,006 ft||41%||71 mi|
|Sawkill||Wallkill, NY||2,215 ft||13%||73 mi|
|Okemo Mountain||Ludlow, VT||3,344 ft||54%||74 mi|
|West Mountain||Queensbury, NY||1,470 ft||31%||75 mi|
|Royal Mountain||Saint Johnsville, NY||1,800 ft||37%||76 mi|
|Crotched Mountain||Bennington, NH||2,066 ft||43%||81 mi|
|Woods Valley||Bolton Landing, NY||1,400 ft||35%||83 mi|
|Tuxedo Ridge||Central Valley, NY||1,400 ft||30%||87 mi|
|Holiday Mountain||Monticello, NY||1,300 ft||35%||88 mi|
|Mount Sunapee||Newbury, NH||2,743 ft||45%||89 mi|
|Killington||Killington, VT||4,241 ft||70%||90 mi|
|Nashoba Valley||Boxborough, MA||440 ft||37%||91 mi|
|Gore Mountain||North Creek, NY||3,600 ft||66%||95 mi|
|Ski Butternut||Great Barrington, MA||1,800 ft||40%||96 mi|
|Ski Ward||Shrewsbury, MA||410 ft||25%||96 mi|
|Mt. Peter||Greenwood Lake, NY||1,250 ft||37%||97 mi|
Bousquet Mountain Ski Resort Mountain Stats
|Summit Elevation||1,818 ft|
|Base Elevation||1,068 ft|
|Vertical Drop||750 ft|
(14% Beginner, 45% Intermediate, 41% Expert)
|Avg. Annual Snowfall||84 inches|