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Bear Creek Ski & Recreation Area

101 Doe Mountain Ln, Macungie, PA 18062-2052
+1 610-682-7100
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Ski weekend

The king suite is nice and roomy. The kids ski lesson was great. The staff was extremely friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
James M
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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Lovely find in the hills of PA

This is definitely not skiing in Colorado, but what they have here is very nice. It used to be... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Thelrose
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Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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Popular with urban skiers from Philadelphia, this area offers 18 trails for skiers and boarders, appealing mostly to novice skill level.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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101 Doe Mountain Ln, Macungie, PA 18062-2052
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+1 610-682-7100
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"close to home"
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"blue mountain"
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"decorated beautifully"
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"ski school"
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"great place to learn"
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"great lodge"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The king suite is nice and roomy. The kids ski lesson was great. The staff was extremely friendly. Great job with the slopes with warm weather.

Thank James M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is definitely not skiing in Colorado, but what they have here is very nice. It used to be called Doe Mountain but was bought by the current company and they bought a beautiful hotel and conference center to use year round. They have done...More

Thank Thelrose
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall, we were satisfied. We came to snow tube and we did have fun. We have snow tubed at other ski resorts and I am merely reviewing the staff friendliness, willingness to help. Our tickets were prepurchased and checking in was easy. The lodge was...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

My wife and I don't ski, but just about our favorite place to have an elegant dinner is the grill at Bear Creek. The big windows overlook the ski slopes and you can watch the action over a classy meal. The menu is rather limited,...More

Thank Reno U
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

This event was a real bust and at $25.00 per ticket online and $35.00 at the door, an expensive bust for what you got. The venue was crowded and difficult to navigate. The wine samplings were very skimpy and there was hardly any real food...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Fee $10 dollars. I paid for myself and two other people. A complete waste. There was one table with garlic. The rest were either nothing interesting, or wine and cheese with crazy lines for tasting. It seems the crowd just go to drink and eat...More

Thank wingeddiamond
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Perfect spot to ski with kids, take a lesson, and enjoy a meal / beverages afterwards. Despite being a small resort, Bear Creek has a lot of terrain to offer, lots of amenities. Great place to learn and/or tune up your skills, or if you're...More

1  Thank Joanne L
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a great place for a getaway, wedding, reunion!!! Spa right there, dining, drinks.. Beautiful rooms...enjoy!!!

Thank rkwieder
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stayed the weekend and had a room in the hotel. The ease in renting our equipment and checking into the resort was extremely streamlined. They are very well run.

Thank Cynthia J
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Been skiing there for years. Nice easy mtn. Good facilities, Friendly staff, Easy parking and not too far away from Phila. Must be cold to ensure adequate snow.

Thank Eric F
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Catherine H
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Response from Gregory R | Reviewed this property |
The lodge is situated at the bottom of the mountain. You can walk out and up to the lifts that are maybe 50 yards from the lodge. As for the food, we've eaten in both the cafeteria and the restaurant and the food in both are... More
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