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Blue Mountain

Blue Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Blue Mountain, United States

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift470m1,542ft
Resort Height210m689ft
 Nearest AirportsLehigh Valley and Scranton
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Blue Mountain

Skiing on the resort with the biggest vertical in Pennsylvania, protected by 100% snow making.

Summary

The American ski resort of Blue Mountain is at an altitude of 210m689ft.

Blue Mountain has direct access to 27 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Blue Mountain offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Blue Mountain.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Blue Mountain?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Blue Mountain.

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Ski Area Stats

Blue Mountain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Pistes
Number of runs
27
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Altitudes

Blue Mountain Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift470m1,542ft
Resort Altitude (Blue Mountain)210m689ft
Lowest Piste140m459ft
Max Vertical330m1,083ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Blue Mountain
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners

Location and Map

Where is Blue Mountain?

This ski resort is in Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Blue Mountain is Lehigh Valley, 30 minutes drive away.

Scranton, Newark Liberty, Philadelphia, Harrisburg, Williamsport, La Guardia NY, Binghamton, JFK New York and Stewart airports are all within three hours drive.

Lehigh Valley and Scranton are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 8,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Blue Mountain open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Early April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Blue Mountain, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Blue Mountain Tourist Office for the latest.

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