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

    Very good for NY Tri-State area skiers & riders.

    by curbdog - 20th March 2011

    Pros: Mountain; lodges

    Cons: Strange trail merges at bottom of the hill

    Blue Mountain has some really nice and satisfying trails; some of the highest and longest in the area. The terrain runs are really good, but it's a bunch of... Full review

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  • 4

    Great for the Poconos

    by Theiceskier - 18th March 2011

    Pros: Every trail accessible off of 6-pack, great terrain park, some tough terrain

    Cons: crowded, snowboarders

    If you are a single for a skiing day at Blue Mountain, than you are in luck. The 6-pack lift and the 4 lift both have singles lines, and everyone else ther... Full review

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  • 4

    Blue works for me

    by SkiGalPA - 12th March 2011

    Pros: Terrain, vertical

    Cons: nearby lodging

    I skied Blue Mt 3 times so far this year ( latest being 1 Mar) and have to say they do a great job with snow, grooming etc. after rain or ice. Being an avi... Full review

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  • 4

    Unorganized lift lines

    by LIskier - 31st January 2011

    Pros: great conditions

    Cons: no staff assigned to organize lift lines

    A Sunday with no football game on + great conditions = long lift lines! My parents had a house near Blue for 14 years, since they sold it several years ago... Full review

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  • 3

    Decent PA Mountain, Overcrowded at times and lift lines are a nightmare

    by ahuckk - 29th January 2011

    Pros: Terrain Park, Vertical, Fun Trails

    Cons: Overcrowded, Poor Lift Management, Lack of advanced runs

    I visited Blue Mountain this past Saturday. For a PA mountain, it had a decent variety of runs and many terrain park options. However, it was severely ove... Full review

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  • 3

    Only for the Jumps

    by Garman1997 - 26th January 2011

    Pros: Great Terrain park decent for started

    Cons: Lacks steap downhill terain

    I went here on january 10th. The condittions were decent without the usual east coast ice. The terrain parks are great. I dont like blue that much but it is... Full review

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