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Mountain Creek

200 State Rt 94, Mountain Creek, Vernon, NJ 07462-3323
+1 973-827-2000
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Worst Experience I ever Had

Very poor management. Not enough help. visitors asking other visitors for help and directions. The... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Al R
Very poorly organized

Went to Mountain Creek over president's day weekend for some skiing. While admittedly this is... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
Sesh S
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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 offers over 167 acres of terrain on 4 mountain peaks with 100% night skiing and the region’s highest vertical. The resort also hosts the region’s only true All-Mountain Terrain Park at Mountain Creek South.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“bike park” (7 reviews)
“snow sports” (3 reviews)
“zipline tour” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
200 State Rt 94, Mountain Creek, Vernon, NJ 07462-3323
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+1 973-827-2000
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"the east coast"
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Very poor management. Not enough help. visitors asking other visitors for help and directions. The blind leading the blind.The website is antiquated, please do not make any purchases on the website, it won't save you anytime, you will have to do everything over when you...More

Thank Al R
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Went to Mountain Creek over president's day weekend for some skiing. While admittedly this is probably one of their busiest weekends of the year, the resort was severely unorganized. First, they decided to close the main parking lot, possibly because it was full (although there...More

Thank Sesh S
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We are renting a three bedroom condo through the Appalachian hotel in the Bear Mountain section. For $530 a night you get mattresses that look like they came from a prison, bedspreads from 1970 something or maybe a nursing home that I wouldn’t put my...More

1  Thank Anneliese J
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

It is the best ski area adjacent to northern New Jersey. The long slopes and the quality of the snow are not worth the entrance fee at all. **TIP! If you book in advance on the Internet or with the App. (Liftopia), you could get...More

1  Thank jinwooj530
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Ski rentals and twilight lift tickets came out to be about $100 per person (we arrived around 4pm on a Saturday). Small locker rental was $10. Hot dog was $6. Aside from the cheerful lift operators - the rest of the staff were surly. I...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a crazy mess. I don’t know if it was because it was a nice warm sunny Saturday afternoon. If that’s the case, be prepared to wait on super long lines and the crowd! It took us an hour and half to get...More

1  Thank Shan L
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Wanted to try a local ski place so we tried MC. First off, parking is a long walk with your gear to the base. No shuttle when we were around. Second, the locker area is small and cramped. Most importantly the teenagers that snowboard here...More

4  Thank cruzr412
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

I have been to many ski resorts in New York, Vermont, Massachussettes, Canada, and Colorado, this is the absolute worst. The mountain itself is very bad, too many novices allowed to go up the lift with out a clue on how to get back down,...More

5  Thank snowbase929
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We just visit mountain creek yesterday. What a mess. Lodge was overcrowded . No room to sit down. People doing group pickniks. Taking over most of tables from 9 am to 4:30pm .It should be limit 1/2 hour for table. Ridicules. Slopes also overcrowded.

3  Thank Wojciech I
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Took our kids here during our winter holiday in the east coast. We went on a Wednesday morning and when we got there the main parking area was already full. Their overflow parking was also full so they diverted us to another overflow lot down...More

1  Thank ugooli
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Geovanna V
16 March 2018|
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Response from jinwooj530 | Reviewed this property |
They have shuttle bus from snow tubing area to ski area. They have small bar or restaurant there.
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Aquinas64
19 February 2018|
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Response from Shan L | Reviewed this property |
No you don’t, but they don’t have a separate group class for that age, so they may be in a class with other adults. You do not take the lift to the lesson.
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