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Local skiiing at it's finest.

Blue Knob, while small in comparison to the surrounding mega ski resorts delivers some of the best... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2018
Bob D
Beautiful August view

We drove up to the ski resort area and the view of the mountains was spectacular. They were getting... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
CBonn57
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Quispamsis, Canada
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Feb 26, 2018
“Local skiiing at it's finest.”
1 week ago
“Awesome piece of paradise. Clubhouse great eats, and Skiing is fantastic.”
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All season resort offers winter skiing, snowboarding, a tubing park and cross-country; in summer, golfing, hiking and mountain biking are popular activities.
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Overland Pass, Claysburg, PA 16625
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+1 800-458-3403
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed up at one of the condo's there and overall it was a fantastic trip. All staff are very helpful and made our trip stress free. Highly recommend Check out the Clubhouse its got great food and drinks and condo was beautiful

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maria H
Reviewed July 11, 2018

We had booked a condo owned by Kim and David O'Kane at Blue Knob Resort through VRBO for week in August. Unfortunately, a death in the family forced us to cancel our reservation. Without ANY hassle whatsoever the O'Kanes immediately refunded our deposit. I want...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Blue Knob, while small in comparison to the surrounding mega ski resorts delivers some of the best terrain south of New York. The highest skiable terrain in PA. It has the longest beginner slope south of New England. 2 miles long with ample opportunity to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Bob D
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

We drove up to the ski resort area and the view of the mountains was spectacular. They were getting the ski lift chairs ready . Snow resort looked a bit run down and sections of the road needed repair . Guess Blue Knob is second...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank CBonn57
Reviewed July 18, 2017

We enjoy visiting Blue Knob. Has a nice long run and a fair amount of trails for a Pennsylvania resort. Wish they'd be a little more ambitious with their park though and get better jumps etc..

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Weston Z
Reviewed May 8, 2017

We all met here for a girls' evening. The rooms are not very nice at all. The ceiling fan light only had one working light bulb. There were two bathrooms which made it nice, but every time you flushed the commode you would have to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank kimol
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

I find it very hard to rate to place. On the one hand the snow was just bad - temperatures had been too high for too long, which means that ski conditions just got worse and worse during our stay. While we had full day...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank 960willemk
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

I'm going to start with the Skiing because it was better than our stay in the Lodge. The slopes were fun and there was new snow, until the warm weather moved in. It wasn't crowded and that was nice. However, the lifts were terrible. They...More

Date of experience: February 2017
4  Thank victoriaw621
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

This resort is very dated. Could have so much potential. Nice vertical. Good mix of terrain. Sits on top the mountain with lots of space... Lodge just needs torn down and rebuilt with a new one... No flow to purchase tickets... No signs directing where...More

Date of experience: January 2016
3  Thank Redrington
Reviewed July 30, 2016

While Blue Knob may not be best for first timers, but it is still okay for those who aren't experts. It receives less people than Seven Springs or Hidden Valley, so the hills, while icy, aren't dangerously slick. There is a mix of trails: wide...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Mr_Fugidoo
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rgreenem
December 1, 2015|
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Response from KW353 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure where on I-40 you intend to start. From Washington, PA to Pavia (the little town at the base of the park), the travel time is 2 hours, 18 mins and the distance is about 130 miles. The suggested route is the PA... More
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March 7, 2015|
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Response from DKMommy | Reviewed this property |
No they don't. I would not recommend this slope for kids. They do not mark closed slopes well. The ski bindings are too tight and do not come off when you fall. My daughter was injured while exiting a ski lift with her... More
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