Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Camelback Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 39%
  • Beginner
  • 40%
  • Families
  • 61%
  • Intermediate
  • 48%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 26%
  • Advanced
  • 24%

Helpful Highlights:

The road up to the mountain can take the first hour of your day. Expect a long, steep walk from where you park. Shuttles are buried in the same traffic as p...

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  • 1

    Tubing- Not worth it!

    by ann v - 4th January 2009

    Pros: 25 second slide

    Cons: Over Crowded, long wait times, slow staff, disgusting bathrooms, poor management, NOT worth it,

    Poorly run tubing facilities. They are only out for the money. Three hour tubing allotments. We were able to get 5 runs in three hours. They allow as man... Full review

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  • 3

    Change is Bad

    by Flip - 3rd January 2009

    Pros: Probably best ski terrain in PA- 13 lifts/33 trails

    Cons: new changes / late crowds on weekends/$15 preferred parking

    Been going to Camelback regularly over the past few years- have enjoyed the length of the trails and the shape of the trails- Many of Camelbacks trails ar... Full review

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  • 1

    The lines and disorganization are enough to make a grown man cry

    by jrsalamo - 3rd January 2009

    Pros: Close to home

    Cons: Lines and disorganization. Did I mention lines?

    9:00am - Went on the internet and spent 15 minutes pre-registering the four people in our group. Pre-registration allows you to skip the registration line o... Full review

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  • 2

    Pretty typical of the Poconos

    by noonito - 3rd January 2009

    Pros: Many trails and acres for the Poconos, Triple Ticket

    Cons: Massive crowds, poor conditions, uninspired terrain

    Camelback is probably the biggest mountain in the Poconos by acreage, and it is close to the population centers of North Jersey and Philadelphia. As a resul... Full review

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  • 3


    by longlivenyhc - 31st December 2008

    Pros: Distance from NYC

    Cons: Crowding + Food + Icy

    It was a bit icy when i visited and very crowded. Lifts are too slow for the number of people. Food was bland and eating area packed and very dark. Trails w... Full review

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  • 2

    Not worth the 2+ hour drive

    by ccampbell - 31st December 2008

    Pros: Uh...Great for beginners becasue the whole place is green slopes?

    Cons: Long lift tic line, quads that stop OFTEN, people everywhere...

    Visited Tuesday, December 30th. More than one person I talked to said it was the busiest they have seen there, so take that for what it's worth. The lift ... Full review

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