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Blue Mountain Resort

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Still one of the best ski mountains around.

Not overly happy with the new management and turning this place into more of a commercial resort... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hummel_Family
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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
Great vertical and interesting runs.

Unfortunately, the conditions were terrible on New Year's Day, and only a few runs & lifts were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Backdoc1
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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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Year round Family Friendly Outdoor Adventure. Nestled in the Pocono Mountains, Blue Mountain Resort is just a short day trip from several major cities including New York City and Philadelphia. Come check out all the fun!
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1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton, PA 18071
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not overly happy with the new management and turning this place into more of a commercial resort, but the skiing and convenient location are still one of the best around. Has the highest vertical drop in PA. I had an issue today where my automated...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hummel_Family
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately, the conditions were terrible on New Year's Day, and only a few runs & lifts were open. Pros: Wonderful, modern lodge at the peak with great food. New and updated facilities and lifts. Cons: No youth pricing, so it's the same price for kids...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Backdoc1
BlueMountain77, Public Relations Manager at Blue Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! Sadly this season has had a slow start to the winter temperatures & conditions we love, so the mountain is doing our best to maintain & preserve the snow we currently have. We're happy to hear you enjoyed the lodge...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best tubing experience with great friends! Staff was amazing and very friendly. They give you plenty of time to tube and take a break!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alisha H
BlueMountain77, Public Relations Manager at Blue Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 stars! We're so happy to hear you had a blast snow tubing with us! We hope to have you back again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be prepared to wait two hours to just get boots and skis, way oversold, run by high schoolers. Place is a joke. Peak hours and they had 4 cash registers closed.More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank matthew M
BlueMountain77, Public Relations Manager at Blue Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Matthew - we're very sorry to hear that your expectations were not met here at the mountain. You can avoid the wait on your next visit by purchasing online, in advance. During Holiday weeks, the mountain does experience a high volume of guests, and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun time for one an all- great starter resort with plenty of fun for more advanced skiers. Healthy food options, plenty of staff available to help. Great facility upkeep- very clean.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 334leahc
BlueMountain77, Public Relations Manager at Blue Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the awesome review! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the mountain. We strive to have options for all - from the slopes to dining! We look forward to having you back again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you enjoy waiting 1.5 hours standing in line to purchase a lift ticket, dodging reckless skiers and snowboarders on the mountain, and inept management and zero organization then Blue Mountain is the place for you. Hoping for a fun day with my young daughter,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Matt H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a group of 6, we drove 90 minutes to get to Blue Mountain for our grand-son’s first ski experience. On arrival, there was 1 sign saying that all lessons are at the bottom of the hill. At the main lodge, thinking we. should buy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank mkb741
BlueMountain77, Public Relations Manager at Blue Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We're very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience with us. Unlike most ski resorts in the area, we have 2 lodges. All lessons are taught in the Valley Lodge. To alleviate confusion,...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

I came up from south GA to do the Palmerton spartan super race! I was not disappointed it was an epic race at an epic venue! it had steeper climbs than most Spartan races i did! Double sandbag carry was brutal! Great veiws from the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Iamaspartan
BlueMountain77, Public Relations Manager at Blue Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Thank you for the 5 stars! The Palmerton Race is always a blast for us to host. We're so glad to hear your enjoyed your Spartan race - and all the challenges! We look forward to having you back again next year.

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Blue has so much to offer in the summer. Golf, Mini Golf, water sports, climbing sports, downhill slide, hiking, biking, shopping and food! All of these attractions have different levels of envolvement and fun can be had by all.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank N479RZbrianb
Reviewed April 13, 2018

Planning our last east coast ski trip of the year (March 31, 2018), decided to try Blue Mountain in Pennsylvania and we could not have been happier. We drove up from Maryland and spent one full day on the slopes. We chose to rent gear...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank William S
BlueMountain77, Director of Sales at Blue Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to give us a review for ski season. Don't forget to check us out in the 'green season' we have a lot more outdoor adventures for family and friends.

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124wilmac
August 22, 2018|
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Response from hollisp2014 | Reviewed this property |
Check the website for this winter's pricing.
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K7687WCbrianw
August 1, 2018|
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Response from BlueMountain77 | Property representative |
Hi Brian. There are not public BBQ areas. We do offer camping & glamping - both of which have either firepits or a grill to cook on.
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Kathryn Wilson F
March 22, 2018|
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Response from BlueMountain77 | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in response-unfortunately we do not have transportation with any of the nearby hotels.
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