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

    Great overall mountain

    by Manico1 - 22nd February 2012

    Pros: Slopes, atmosphere, lifts...ets

    Cons: Bar food, weekends....

    Overall great place to ski. Like any mountain, I would advise trying to get there on a weekday, but even on a weekend if there is a line for the ski lift it... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Mountain for a Family Trip!!

    by mschorr - 12th February 2012

    Pros: Great ski school, easy access, good poconos terrain for adults, had good snow

    Cons: food was not great and the kids ski school sign up was a bit chaotic

    I have been to alot of ski resorts all over the country and was very suprised how good this Poconos mountain is. Great ski school, good terrain (for the po... Full review

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  • 3

    What happened?

    by Grim - 6th February 2012

    Pros: Great mountain, terrain and park (if you get there when it’s in good shape.)

    Cons: Stupidity and recklessness rule the park and to some extent the mountain.

    A great mountain the lift, security and lodge staff are friendly and helpful. Not so good providing info over the phone. Just watch out for any one affiliat... Full review

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  • 5

    Blue Review

    by natedewey - 4th January 2012

    Pros: Semi close to DC, Vertical drop, Long Runs

    Cons: Lift Lines

    I went up to Blue in Jan 2011 and it quickly became my favorite Mid-Atlantic resort. The runs are long and that thins out the crowd. At points the lift line... Full review

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  • 2

    If You Like Ice and Crowds--Go During Christmas Break

    by SnomanPack355 - 3rd January 2012

    Pros: Decent trails, good lifts

    Cons: Ice, crowds, out-of-control boarders

    I have been dying to get to some more skiing this year since my local resorts (local to Baltimore) hadn't opened yet. So, seeing that Blue Mountain had a fa... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Location for family fun

    by pulkamr - 22nd December 2011

    Pros: All Around local BEST Ski School for kids

    Cons: Local lodging limited

    I've been skiing for 25 years. I've been lucky enough to ski resorts all over the world. I live outside Philly, PA. As a dad of 3 kids all under 9 years ... Full review

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