Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Blue Knob

Planning a ski trip to Blue Knob? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Blue Knob stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Blue Knob review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 50%
  • Beginner
  • 17%
  • Families
  • 43%
  • Intermediate
  • 50%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 47%
  • Advanced
  • 47%

Helpful Highlights:

Went Skiing with my wife. If you intention is to be on the mountain all day then blue knob is the place to be. Its not crowded at all and pretty well groome...

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  • 5

    Blue Knob Review

    by anonymous_user - 2nd March 2007

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    I love Blueknob it has challenging slopes and the people there are all very friendly. It is the best mountain in PA. ... Full review

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  • 5

    Blue Knob Review

    by anonymous_user - 27th December 2007

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    The first time ever i set foot in a ski boot,steped into a pair of skis was 20 years past. That place was Blue Knob, never heard of it till then and since t... Full review

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  • 4

    Hidden Treasure

    by Honeydew - 27th February 2013

    Pros: Best skiing in Pennsylvania

    Cons: Accessibility/Infastructure

    Blue Knob is the resort that out-of-staters too often miss. Particularly if you live in Ohio and are a serious skier, I'd strongly recommend that you skip ... Full review

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  • 4

    Best of PA

    by flyingrabbit - 13th January 2010

    Pros: Terrain, Vertical Drop, Snowfall

    Cons: Snowmaking, slow lifts

    On a good day, Blue Knob can be one of the most fun slopes in the northeast. It rivals that of the Catskills and West Virginia. But slow lifts and bad snowm... Full review

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  • 4

    Blue Knob Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st March 2008

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    I started skiing at Blue Knob back in the 1970's. It gets COLD! And mist clouds are very common over the mountain in the late season. As other have s... Full review

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  • 4

    self-reliant ski resort

    by kyle34 - 20th January 2009

    Pros: terrain

    Cons: limited number of trails that make this place good

    what others have written is true. the lodge is antiquated and the lifts are slow. they should build a new lodge -- similar to snowbasin or sun valley. . ne... Full review

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