Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Blue Mountain Ski Area

Planning a ski trip to Blue Mountain Ski Area? 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 Mountain Ski Area 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 Mountain Ski Area 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: 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

    Probably the most uncrowded yest best skiing mountain in the poconos

    by omarhaq - 26th February 2010

    Pros: Long trails, fast lifts, great snow making, great views

    Cons: can get crowded, very icy in the evenings

    As a beginner, I thoroughly enjoyed Blue Mountain. It hadn't snowed in a while, yet their snow-making ability is phenomenal. The artificial snow seems fresh... Full review

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  • 4

    Blue Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 6th February 2008



    Looks like the forecast is calling for another great weekend at Blue. Next week is going to be the best of the year, they will be laying down a lot of snow... Full review

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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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  • 3

    Best in PA!

    by rich_allport - 23rd January 2009

    Pros: Best terrain in PA, easy to get to

    Cons: Lot's of out of control kids

    It's been a while since I've been here but I used to go every couple weeks before I moved closer to NYC. I've been to a few mountains in Pennsylvania and t... Full review

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  • 3

    Blue Mt. is not the Highest in the Poconos

    by djrayzzzz - 30th November 2013

    Pros: Modern

    Cons: Long lines,crowded and too much granular

    Blue Mountain Ski is not the highest ski area in the Poconos.I've hangglided here several times and use topographical maps to check terrain and elevation. I... 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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