NYC Ski Bus to Hunter Mountain, New York
Sharpen your skis, slide on your boots and get ready to hit the snow with Sourced Adventures’ NYC Ski Bus to Hunter Mountain! An epic winter adventure awaits you on the slopes of Hunter Mountain. We provide round-trip Hunter Mountain transportation from New York City, and multiple package options. Our goal is to take away all the stress from the equation and making it a perfect day trip from the city.
Convenient Pickups from NYC to Hunter Mountain
The day starts at the Adventure Cafe (85 Delancey Street), Union Square or at W45th Street and 11th Avenue where you’ll board the NYC ski bus and head to the mountain. Once at Hunter Mountain, you will receive a lift ticket, equipment rental ticket and hot drink ticket. Our trained group leaders walk you through the steps of renting your skis or snowboard and helmet – if you need help.
Hit the slopes of Hunter Mountain
After gearing up, the day is yours and you can start exploring the slopes. Hunter Mountain has terrain for everyone, whether you are a complete novice or a total pro. With affordable ski/snowboard lessons, groomed runs, an epic terrain park, and a cozy base lodge restaurant options and a bar for an afternoon drink, it offers the best skiing and boarding in the NYC area. Need ski clothing? You can rent clothing in advance here.
Meet our Group Leaders
We pride ourselves on our highly trained Group Leaders and delivering the highest level of service to our adventurers. There’s a reason our customers rate us the most highly reviewed Ski and Snowboard bus operator in New York City! We take great care of our customers and are focused on making it easy to hit the slopes. Get on the snow even if you’re coming out to ski or snowboard for the first time. Don’t concern yourself with looking up directions to Hunter Mountain, and figuring out a plan to get there. Let us do the hard work for you, and come escape the city on our NYC snow bus!
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Regular Ski Bus Service on Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays
- Bus to Hunter Mountain Only
- Hunter Mountain Lift Ticket & Bus
- Hunter Mountain Lift Ticket + Bus & Rentals
- Beginner Learn-to-Ski Package (Bus + Lift + Rentals + Lesson)
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*Please note pricing is slightly higher for MLK and Presidents Holiday Weekends due to increased rates from the mountain
Full Package Hunter Mountain Ski Bus Option (Lift Ticket + Rentals + Bus):
- All-Area Hunter Mountain Lift Ticket
- Ski or Snowboard Rental at Hunter Mountain with Boots & Helmet
- One (1) Hot Beverage Voucher
- Round-Trip Hunter Mountain Bus Transportation from NYC
- Sourced Adventures Group Leader to Guide You
- You may also purchase a small-group lesson add-on for $25 (normally $35)
*Options without Rental, Lift Ticket & Hot Drink also available
*Looking for a gift? You can purchase gift cards here.
Where do I meet the bus?
We have great pickup options for the 19/20 winter season.
The first pickup is at our HQ, Adventure Cafe located at 85 Delancey St on the Lower East Side between Ludlow & Orchard.
The second pickup is at Union Square (NW of UNSQ Park), 41 Union Square West on the corner of 17th St & Broadway
The third and final pickup is West 45th & 11th Ave on the street across from Gotham Market.
What time does the bus leave in the morning?
Click “CHECK AVAILABILITY” and select the date you’re interested in.
Go through the booking flow to see the pick-up times and locations for that date!
What should I bring?
Goggles, gloves, ski pants, ski jacket, and cash or credit card for lunch at the mountain. If you don’t have proper gear you can rent ski clothing from us (after booking we provide a link for clothing rentals). Hunter Mountain lift tickets are also included in the full-package. You can also rent clothes through this link here. Don’t forget your sense of adventure!
What time do we leave Hunter Mountain?
The NYC snow bus departs at 4:30 pm sharp. The ride back is around 2.5 hours depending on weather and traffic conditions.
How long is the trip?
The tour is 12-13 hours in total, depending on traffic and weather.
Is lunch included?
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.
Are there lockers available at the lodge?
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.
Do you need to know how to ski in order to go?
Nope! We do not discriminate against beginners. Just purchase the $25 group lesson ticket on site, and the staff at Hunter Mountain will get you up and riding in no time.
Are lessons available for purchase?
Yes! 90-minute lessons are available for just $25 (Normally $35) if you book in advance on our site.
Can I take the bus up on one day and the bus back on another?
Unfortunately, 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 NYC on any given day.
Can I drive myself?
Unfortunately driving yourself is prohibited. We do this for logistical and liability reasons. Don’t worry yourself with driving and directions to Hunter Mountain. We take care of all that for you.
What time does the bus leave the mountain?
The bus leaves Hunter Mountain to head back to NYC at 4:30pm sharp. We strongly recommend leaving yourself extra time to return your rentals so that you do not miss the bus home.
We're committed to providing you with the best value and best customer service possible, this is the Sourced Adventures promise. We have a trained and capable Group Leader on every bus who not only ensures you get everything you came for, but that you have the best time possible. We go above and beyond and our staff does the same. If you have a bad experience, or if something prevents you from enjoying the activity the way it was supposed to be enjoyed pleased let us know and we'll do what we can to make it right. We want you to have an awesome time, period -- it's what we do.
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 Sourced Adventures is required; you may not drive yourself.
In order to attend any Sourced Adventure whether your ticket is purchased directly through Sourced Adventures, Inc. or any of it's 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. The waiver is available for view or print here: sourcedadventures.com/waiver
If you have any additional questions, please reference our Policies and Fees page here: https://www.sourcedadventures.com/policies-and-fees/