Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Blue Mountain Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.5

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 47%
  • Beginner
  • 37%
  • Families
  • 49%
  • Intermediate
  • 62%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 35%
  • Advanced
  • 37%

Helpful Highlights:

My first time in Blue, great mountain overall. Great Mountain for beginners wide runs and well groomed. Just need to improve Rentals and maybe built another...

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  • 4

    One of the better areas in Eastern PA

    by chorner1 - 18th January 2009

    Pros: lots of variety, fast lifts, choice of lodges

    Cons: becoming overly geared to the X-games crowd

    I would probably consider this my home mountain, it is the best mountain you can get to in less than two hours from the Philadelphia area (less than 1.5 hrs... Full review

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  • 2

    In response to...

    by diamondskier360 - 2nd January 2009

    Pros: Challenging terrain

    Cons: Ice, Crowds

    In response to the review about the ice and reckless skiers, first of all, you mention night skiing. Anywhere you go in PA at night is ice. While Blue doe... Full review

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  • 4

    Good for the Poconos

    by shoreboarder - 2nd January 2009

    Pros: People, Snowmaking

    Cons: Ski Patrol, Mountain Format, Crowds

    Blue Mountain is ok, however there are a few things they can certainly do to the mountain to make it better. PROS: 1. People - Much more friendlier th... Full review

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  • 1

    Where Has All the Snow Gone?

    by kielar - 1st January 2009

    Pros: Lifts, Proximity to SE PA, Access

    Cons: Reckless Skiers and Boarders, Ice

    Conditions this past few weeks were what I have experienced consistently over the last three years, icy. I love the place for the great lifts, some challen... Full review

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  • 5

    BEST IN PA

    by sssharry - 26th December 2008

    Pros: GREAT CONDITIONS

    Cons: NOT THAT GREAT FOOD

    NEVER WENT ON WEEKENDS ,YOU MUST BE CRAZY TO GO TO ANY PA SLOPE ON WEEKEND .DURING WEEKDAYS CONDITIONS ARE GREAT,NO LINES, ALSO GO INTO THE TOWN OF PALMERTO... Full review

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  • 4

    as good as your gonna get for pa

    by molzyoung - 22nd December 2008

    Pros: trails, price, distance from southern pa

    Cons: lots of unattended minors with no concept of courtesy..can get icey at times

    Blue mountain is great during the week, its close to philadelphia, has a good variety of terrain and ability levels, the price is reasonable especially if y... Full review

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