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Mountain Creek

200 State Rt 94, Vernon, NJ 07462-3323
+1 973-827-2000
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Great Family Winter Getaway

We spent two nights at Mountain Creek. We stayed in the Appalachian. It what was a beautiful... read more

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Reviewed 13 March 2017
Dr-gfore
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Absecon
nice small mountain

Good location for those who want to wake up a little bit later on the weekend or don't like a long... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
1109travel
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New York City, New York
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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.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible19%
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“terrain park” (6 reviews)
“snow sports” (3 reviews)
“great skiing” (3 reviews)
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200 State Rt 94, Vernon, NJ 07462-3323
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

We spent two nights at Mountain Creek. We stayed in the Appalachian. It what was a beautiful resort. Our room was clean and daily maid service was included. The heated outdoor pools and jacuzzi was great after a long day of skiing. The ski mountain...More

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1  Thank Dr-gfore
Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Thank you for your 5-star review and kind words! I am so happy to hear that your time at Mountain Creek was a wonderful experience! I am glad that the staff was very accommodating to all your needs and that you enjoyed all the amenities...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Good location for those who want to wake up a little bit later on the weekend or don't like a long drive to the other options near NY. The mountain is big enough to keep you busy when all the trails are open. For those...More

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Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Dear 1109travel - Thank you for your in-depth review. I'm working as hard as I can to make sure this mountain is everything that it can be, and I appreciate your feedback immensely! We will take all your words into consideration as we work through...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Had a great time staff was great house was clean my family bonded with one another thank i guys we will be back with more family in the near future

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Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

I am so happy to hear you and your family had a great time at Mountain Creek! Please do come back with your family soon, we will be glad to have you all! -Jeff Koffman, CEO

Reviewed 1 March 2017

75 minutes from NYC is this hill's best selling point. Good for the intermediate to beginner levels, kids, etc. We went for the day. The biggest drag was there was only one chairlift to the top (its a small hill) and it was one where...More

Thank EricMosk
Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Eric- thank you for your review. I am glad to hear that you had a good time skiing during your visit. I also appreciate your feedback, as we are always looking for ways to improve Mountain Creek. Come back again soon! -Jeff Koffman, CEO

Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had a great time even though the weather was not optimal ski conditions. The snow tubing is great and the skiing is really fun! Also the lodge is awesome and very clean.

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1  Thank addied612
Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you for your review! I am glad you had a great time during your visit at Mountain Creek! I hope to see you back again soon! -Jeff Koffman, CEO

Reviewed 26 February 2017

LOVE Mountain Creek--great snow tubing fun for the entire family. Two hours of tubing and workers are genuinely helpful and fun. Two sides for tubing and a conveyor belt is easy to take up to the top of the tubing hill. We went on a...More

2  Thank Hilary P
Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Hilary- Thanks for the love! I am so happy you had a great time snow tubing with your family. Hope to see you back soon for some more tubing fun at Mountain Creek! -Jeff Koffman, CEO

Reviewed 23 February 2017

I have skied at Mountain Creek / VVGG on and off for over 30 years. Its a nice mountain close to NYC to introduce kids or adults to skiing or for more seasoned skiers to make a quick day trip. The only issue which of...More

Thank Simon S
Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Thank you for your review. I am happy to hear you enjoy your time at Mountain Creek. I love the white stuff too, but sometimes Mother Nature won't cut us a break. We do all that we can to keep the conditions good for our...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

Everyone at the resort does their best to make you very happy! The rooms are very clean and spacious allowing you to make all meals. The location is truely ski in ski out and pool and hot tub were very inviting. Plan to return next...More

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2  Thank Liz H
Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Liz, Thank you for your 5-star review and kind words! It is wonderful to hear that you had a good time during your visit at Mountain Creek! We will be looking forward to having you back again soon! -Jeff Koffman, CEO

Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great Instructor Collin our ski instructor was the best group instructor we ever had ! With out telling us, he in essence taught our group of six how, how to 1. Parallel ski 2. Stop in a parallel fashion 3. Ski on icy conditions He...More

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2  Thank tony t
Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Tony- I am so glad yo hear that your stay at Mountain Creek was a great one. Yes, I agree, Collin is a great instructor and it's good to hear he made your experience while you were here a wonderful one! Come back soon for...More

Reviewed 16 February 2017

If you're expecting five diamond slopes with long rides then not your place. But if you want to stretch some muscles, get away for a few hours or a day - then this is a nice mountain in North Jersey. If you're a solo adult...More

2  Thank reenie532
Jeff K, Owner at Mountain Creek, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Hey Reenie, We appreciate your feedback! I am glad to hear that you like the place. We're always looking to improve, and we appreciate hearing from our guests. I agree - the weekends can get packed, but just like you and me, everyone's just trying...More

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KimberleyJJ
3 March 2016|
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Response from Gary K | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of free parking and a bus to bring you to the hill. No idea regarding the waivers, but I think there is one on their website that you can download and sign in advance
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tarheeltraveler04
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Response from MountainCreekNJ | Property representative |
Hello, Our overnight accommodations include the Appalachian Hotel & Black Creek Sanctuary Condominiums, both offer complimentary parking.
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