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Address: Overland Pass, Claysburg, PA 16625
Phone Number:
+1 800-458-3403

All season resort offers winter skiing, snowboarding, a tubing park and...

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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Very dated lots of pote

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... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 November 2016
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Rixeyville, Virginia
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68 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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 were rusty and scary. The Route 66 lift swung so much at the start that... More 

1 Thank Victoria W
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 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 to go. Would be so nice with a ski village, shops and restaurants on too... More 

2 Thank Redrington
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 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 and small, easy and difficult, flatter and steeper. Blue Knob helped me become more and... More 

2 Thank Mr_Fugidoo
Allen, Texas
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180 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

The slopes here present a good variety for the various classes of skiers. And, it's not all that far from the major metropolitan centers. PA? Who knew?

2 Thank Rich B
Level Contributor
64 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

this resort has a nice variety of ski trails, from beginner to expert it is the highest elevation of skiable trails in Pa. lodge is a bit rustic and older, it does have a bar and nice fireplace inside, ski lifts are decent, not usually crowded this is a inverted ski lift as you drive to the top where the... More 

1 Thank Ronald W
LaVale, Maryland
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194 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Well, I think I have a lot to say, good and bad. Obviously, when I give a bad review it's because it's valid, but this review isn't all bad anyway. I'll start off with the good parts to Blue Knob and I'll conclude with the bad. THE GOOD: Beautiful ski resort with wide trails and well maintained snow. When I... More 

2 Thank Ashleigh C
Walkersville, Maryland
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

I live in Maryland so for a day trip i happily trek to blue knob. It has some real steep challenging stuff that are much harder than other ski resorts, and good intermediate stuff. ticket prices are much lower too. Stembogan bowl is one of a kind. The glades when open are real hard. Very laid back and friendly. The... More 

Thank Alex R
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

Blue Knob has the best terrain based on variety and challenge. The resort is not crowded. Management could be better but I wouldn't trade it over all the perks. We stay at the Tranquill Chalet, right on the slopes. It's perfect for friends/family. While I am not a fan of the tubing park, there are additional things to do. If... More 

1 Thank Angela196
Chincoteague Island, Virginia
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365 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Many runs closed and its extremely slow so WAX your skis. Some thin areas and today, Mon there are barely 20 skiers if that. Am told the weekend was packed and set a record attendance maybe. Dont know. If you got to have a certain run call else enjoy paralleling down very easy mambo to the triple chair.

1 Thank Bill W
Aberdeen, Maryland
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

I was initially pretty apprehensive about our stay due to several negative reviews I read beforehand but I am very glad to have ignored that feeling because we had an absolutely wonderful stay. Of course it was disappointing that the slopes weren't open...Mother Nature had other plans obviously. We stayed in a studio room and were very pleased with how... More 

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