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

    Don't go near this place during holidays. Really. Trust me.

    by cleosmom - 30th December 2008

    Pros: great skiing....when you finally get it

    Cons: DISORGANIZED! Lines!

    Awful lines. Disorganized, crazy, never-again lines. Don't know what it's like other times, but don't come near this mountain during holiday week. We arri... Full review

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  • 1

    Pathetic Place

    by Mura - 29th December 2008

    Pros: What Pros?

    Cons: None

    Took more than 1 hr to buy tickets and another hour to rent equipment. Quad lift was more stopped than running. No rangers on slow slopes. Avoid it at all... Full review

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  • 4

    Camelback a Great Place to Ski

    by Skisnob - 21st December 2008

    Pros: Great Experience

    Cons: Icy in some spots

    I had a great time at Camelback. No it does not compare to the Rockies, but what do you expect for the east coast. To the ones who likes moguls, I am glad... Full review

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  • 2

    Send new management packing

    by gpvanguard - 21st December 2008

    Pros: New Seasonal locker location

    Cons: Lift opennings; Paid parking; Food service; Open Terrain

    If you are a hockey fan, the new management has a plus/minus of -5 or worse. So far they've taken the best in Pennsylavania and are on their way to riuingi... Full review

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  • 2

    BOOO!!!! Discontinued 1/2 Day Tickets

    by DallasSux - 15th December 2008

    Pros: Family has a house nearby

    Cons: NO 1/2 DAY TIX! Overpriced, boring terrain.

    Camelback is what it is...a mountain in the Poconos. Fine. It's the closest area I have so I go there a few days each season to get a fix outside my annua... Full review

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  • 3

    For Penn, it's probably your best bet

    by simply^ride - 11th December 2008

    Pros: Large ski resort, affordable, good family acomodations

    Cons: No true black runs.

    This is where learned to ride a few seasons ago, conditions can get a bit icy and that can mean a broken tail bone for a leaner but oh well that's life, tak... Full review

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