Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mountain Creek Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 49.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 38%
  • Beginner
  • 23%
  • Families
  • 25%
  • Intermediate
  • 37%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 20%
  • Advanced
  • 13%

Helpful Highlights:

ok so, I'm only 15. but i think that i have seen this mountain in all angles. the skiing (i snowboard) is great for that far south. the terrain parks are to...

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  • 4

    ok but not great

    by jtracyt - 22nd February 2010

    Pros: good trails

    Cons: busy

    big and busy, magic carget too small unless first time skiing, bunny hill was great- long run slightly challenging but not overly tough, nice trails but way... Full review

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  • 1

    Not for the family

    by SmedleyUnderfoot - 19th February 2010

    Pros: Close to the city, well groomed.

    Cons: Chock full of yahoos and no adult supervision

    Went there with the fam. Let me start by saying my wife and I are excellent skiers, we have no problems doing blacks and doubles out west. My son is five,... Full review

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  • 2

    Good for Terrain Parks

    by Kase1 - 10th February 2010

    Pros: Terrain Parks, Proximity to NYC, Triple Play Pass

    Cons: Horrible Ice, Constant Overcrowding, Young clowns EVERYWHERE

    SO me and my buddies live on LI, minutes from NYC and Mountain Creek formerly Vernon Valley is the closest mountain for us. Its great if you like a relativ... Full review

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  • 5

    great fun, nice facilities

    by gene93 - 5th February 2010

    Pros: gondola, terrain parks, proximity

    Cons: parking, don't go on a weekend

    Don't know what it's like on a weekend, the reputation for crowds is so bad I haven't bothered to try. During the week, my 2 kids and I have a great time... Full review

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  • 2

    ruined a beautiful ski area

    by skigirlnyc - 3rd February 2010

    Pros: close to nyc

    Cons: overpriced, overcrowded

    I used to love this place when it was the old Vernon Valley/Great Gorge. The new Mt Creek is money hungry, everything is a wrip off. They spoiled the parki... Full review

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  • 1

    Avoid Mt Creek - NJ

    by dawnelise - 25th January 2010

    Pros: good for a desperate day trip to the mountain/ hill

    Cons: Total clown Show, Bad Food, Over Crowded, snow was way grain-like, terrain park x-tra $$

    Not only is it a total mess.: Sloppy trails, people falling over each other, people pushing each other around- it felt like I was at 6 flags NJ waiting to ... Full review

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