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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  • 4

    Fair and Balanced

    by SnowSage - 31st January 2012

    Pros: Variety of Terrain, Good snow making, fast lifts

    Cons: Crowded parking lot, tickets are a little spendy

    I noticed that many of the negative reviews about Camelback are from several years back so I thought I would give some honest insight based upon current con... Full review

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  • 4

    Secrets to a great day at Camelback

    by Jawnsie - 25th September 2011

    Pros: They have some trails with snow...

    Cons: Wish they had some more, they have so much more mountain!

    First off, go during the week and get there right when they open. You'll have the mountain to you and a few others until 10ish at least. Buy your lift ticke... Full review

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  • 4

    Biggest mountain near Philly

    by shubunk - 18th September 2011

    Pros: Only an hour from Philly, decent size

    Cons: VERY long lift lines, can be icy

    I went to camelback a few times this past season. I always enjoy going to camelback, they have plenty of trails and great snow making. The weekends are alwa... Full review

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  • 4

    Spring skiing in April !!

    by SkiGalPA - 4th April 2011

    Pros: Snow base, number of lifts, trails

    Cons: Relatively short steeps

    Just want to congratulate Camelback on being one of only two ski areas in PA to remain open to the end of March/early April (the other being Big Boulder) an... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Snow for Spring

    by GeeWhiz - 28th March 2011

    Pros: Fast quad lifts, $25 lift tickets

    Cons: none

    Nice park worth the $10 season park pass. Variety of terrain for all skill levels, maybe not enough for advanced skiers, boarders. The snow was great becau... Full review

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  • 1

    RIP OFF $ 36.00 for junior ski rentals NO DAY ONLY PASSES

    by jmoicu - 14th March 2011

    Pros: lifts were fast

    Cons: Tooooooo expensive !!!!!!!!!! They need more ticket options.

    They should be ashamesd of themselves for charging $ 36.00 for a junior ski rental. I felt terrible for people with multiple children to have to pay so much... Full review

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