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Mountain Creek is a unique gateway to the mountain lifestyle for millions of local urban and suburban adventure seekers. It is the NY metro area’s closest ski resort, located 47 miles from the George Washington Bridge in Vernon, NJ. Mountain Creek...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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200 State Rt 94, Mountain Creek, Vernon, NJ 07462-3323
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my 8 year old son who was first time on the slopes. The place offers terrain base training with 5 different stations where there were instructors assigned to each station. We were very lucky that we got one instructor helped us to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ellen83east
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can I give a ZERO? This place is unfair, staff are liars and the way they run their business is inappropriate. Called and asked about snowtubing reservations and slotted times. Was told no time slots, just come and you can get in since there are...More

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

We took our girls for the day for tubing and skiing. The overall facility is very poor, the line to purchase the tickets took us 40’ and we only had 10 people ahead of us. Then in 2 hours my girls were able to only...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank aldom940
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the instructors especially Barbara M in Fitness. She's always smiling and ready to work you out.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ScottN1760
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We debated for a month over what to do with the kids over winter break. Finally we decided on a getaway that would include a day of tubing at Mountain Creek. We purchased tickets online three weeks prior. Upon arrival, we were told not to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank T7113BKmelissah
Reviewed October 15, 2018

My wife, 9 year old son and I went ziplining at Mountain Creek this past weekend. What a great adventure! Our guides/instructors were wonderful and made sure to make it safe and fun, and they were great with my son.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 985marcc
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

I’m leaving on Sunday, staying at the Appalachian and closing that place down putting summer 2018 in the books. Can’t believe the poor reviews I have read I’ve been going to this place since the mid 80’s and stopped after Mountain Creek bought it and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Raina F
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Did the zip lining tour and had a great time. Easy and the instructors were good at explaining the process. Would definitely do it again.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kristine G
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

With such an excitment I prepared my last family trip before moving. I bought their Groupon deal.Worse decision ever.I got on my second ride (Colorado River) with my family.The Colorado river requires helmets with clipart in which MANY of there helmets DO NOT have safety...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Above7angel
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Unfortunately, Mountain Creek was a very bad experience. Went with my son & daughter's family for a wonderful day at the water park. . . . it was everything but. Children ranged from 3 to 10 and all they were able to do was wave...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mountain Creek is good for ziplining but I would not take my kids (9 year old twin daughters) to the water park. The crowd was mostly older and rowdier. Dorney Park is a good option. I know Splish Splash in Dutchess... More
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