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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  • 1

    great if you like ice and crowds

    by Choppedpow - 11th February 2013

    Pros: size(for pa)

    Cons: ice, crowds, lots of begginers

    Was in the area a few weeks ago and decided to give this place a try. I was not impressed. it seemed as if the entire mountain was nothing but unaware begin... Full review

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  • 2

    Snowmaking while trails are open

    by MJEJ - 1st February 2013

    Pros: Variety of terrain, Good food

    Cons: Poor grooming, snowmaking while trails are open

    I don't understand this "new" thing that Blue is doing on a daily basis this year---constantly making snow simultaneously on many OPEN trails----if you are ... Full review

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  • 4

    Good Quality PA Skiing

    by B_Sloane89 - 31st January 2013

    Pros: Night-Skiing, Variety, Close drive

    Cons: Crowds

    Blue Mountain is a nice quality resort for Eastern Pennsylvania. Their vertical drop is the highest in PA, which means the trails are a little bit longer th... Full review

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  • 3


    by eastman - 28th January 2013

    Pros: staff, size of mountain, food

    Cons: crowds, newbies, conditions

    First visit to BM on 1/27/13. Understanding conditions have been less than perfect for this region, with warm temps followed temps in the teens, the mounta... Full review

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  • 4

    best in poconos

    by richa221 - 26th January 2013

    Pros: vertical...close....

    Cons: no deals on lift tickets

    blue is probally the best in poconos....close to philly and south jersey...long runs....also, nice they finally have some glade sking if you can call it tha... Full review

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  • 3

    Close, but Crap

    by sneakyfrankie - 14th January 2013

    Pros: Close, Easy Access

    Cons: Beginners

    I've been going to blue since I was 4 years old yearly, and have always liked the mountain, especially when I got my license. It's nice and close, easy to g... Full review

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