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by: rob_pc_tech - 23rd March 2018

  • 5
  • 3Beginner
  • 4Intermediate
  • 5Expert
  • 5All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4Family Friendly
  • 4Aprés Ski
  • 5Terrain Park
  • 5Overall Value
Great Skiing, get both resorts on one ticket, Not remodeled since the late 80's
Small Lodge, Overly Crowded on Weekends

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So I started Skiing here when I was 13yrs old, always loved this mountain, I have a season pass at Bear Creek, but when temps turn warmer, time to go north, so I head to Jack Frost about 1hour 40mins away, so the website has the mountain all wrong, there are a number of blues(some should be black diamond) very steep, the terrain park is awesome, something for everyone, I returned last year for the first time after 20 years, first of all, the lodge and decor has not changed one bit, but the terrain is different, what I have noticed is that the snow quality is excellent! It gets very busy on weekends so beware, but all in all, east mountain is excellent! They state on this website they do not have black diamonds, they do actually, and very challenging ones, On the one Blue trail, exhibition, they have regular skiing and moguls, then you go over 2 trails to steeper black diamonds Thunderbolt and Challenge, then off to far east mountain, don't worry they have an out, snow chute, of you don't take it, you will have to face the double black diamonds which are not on the trail map, they list them as Black diamonds, they are not, the second you get off the lift you are met with a "double black diamonds,experts only sign, so I figured I would ski it, I went down at first which were black diamonds, then was left which was a 40 or 50% slope the rest of the way down which was met with a glade. What a rush, From beginner to expert you will find this mountain a blast! After you get tired at Jack Frost which closes at 4PM, you can head over to Big Boulder, 50% ski terrain, 50% Terrain Park. Like skiing trees? Try Mad Tree Glade on the Double Black Diamonds at Jack Frost! All in all, great snowmaking, light buttery like dry snow, a blast to ski!

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  • Hotstick (17th January 2020)

    At one time before Peak Resorts assumed ownership the snow cover and grooming were way above average.Under present ownership both snow and...

  • Greg Bernard (6th January 2020)

    Close this place and sell you tickets online. Customer Service guy Steve is a piece of work. This is a small mountain...

  • John Loufik (23rd March 2019)

    There’s something for everyone in the family. Dedicated instruction areas let students learn without much risk or running into others.

  • Erin (13th March 2019)

    I went with my family on a Friday morning, March 8th. This was the first time skiing for my daughters, ages 4...

  • Avery Zucco (3rd February 2019)

    Jack Frost is one of the few mountains with gladed terrain, and the only one in the Poconos to have any kind...

  • rob_pc_tech (23rd March 2018)

    So I started Skiing here when I was 13yrs old, always loved this mountain, I have a season pass at Bear Creek,...

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