Blue Mountain has 33 trails on 155 acres of skiable terrain benefiting from that 1,082-foot vertical, with three trails more than a mile long and the longest run 6,400 feet in length. Blue has nine lifts, including a high-speed detachable six-pack. Its snow-tubing park is 1,000 feet long with 19 slides. The area is fully lit for night skiing.

Blue Mountain has a 400-foot halfpipe, two rental and repair shops, free ski and snowboard check - use it! - babysitting and a tavern-style lounge.

Blue's Snow Sports Center exists to help skiers and riders improve their skills. The area's Valley School is in its own facility right next to the Valley Triple chairlift and conveyor lift for first-time ski lessons or any level of snowboarding lessons.

The Valley Lodge is at the foot of the mountain, will full skier and rider services, including ATM and wireless internet access.

The Summit Lodge also offers full services, but with a breathtaking view of the surroundings. Babysitting services are available seven days a week in the Summit Lodge, for $3 an hour weekdays and $5 an hour weekends and holidays.