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Big Boulder

Open Now: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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This resort is a big draw for skiers in the wintertime.Along with well maintained slopes,there are... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Anne H
Albrightsville, Pennsylvania
Fun day!

We had a great time. My 8 year old took lessons for skiing, they were great. After you sign them in... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
via mobile
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  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“terrain park”(8 reviews)
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The first commercial ski resort in Pennsylvania offers a wide variety of outdoor sports and recreation for all ages and skill levels.
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903 Route, Lake Harmony, PA
+1 570-722-0100
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 January 2012

I grew up near the Poconos so I have skiied both resorts countless times, but the most recent trip with my family warranted a good review. Pros: #1 The price- where can you ski at 2 resorts from 8 am to 10 pm for such...More

7  Thank DiBattista
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I would never recommend tubing at this mountain. I have been going to Big Boulder for almost 40 years. I loved the skiing there. However, I took my son tubing for the 10 am -1 pm session during the holiday weekend of MLK weekend. There...More

13  Thank DrJBO
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

The weekend snowboarding trip to PA ranged from people who have never strapped into a board to people who have been snowboarding for 20 years. Clearly, the groups skill level was very diverse but Big Boulder Ski Area was able to accommodate us all and...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This resort is a big draw for skiers in the wintertime.Along with well maintained slopes,there are numerous places to rent by the week or weekend for a family to stay in.Resturants in the area are numerous,with all price ranges.For those of the Catholic There is...More

1  Thank Anne H
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Skiing 2017-2018 here and Jack Frost were both great. Tons of snow, great grooming, All ages, Grandparents, Parents, teens, and 4/5 year olds on the same runs, just a great family place

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

The WMMR radio station was promoting a special event. It specifically says “Lift tickets are non-refundable” but does NOT say anything about ski rentals. The link takes you to the Jack Frost / Big Boulder website. After logging in with the group credentials, you have...More

1  Thank Frustrated P
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We had a great time. My 8 year old took lessons for skiing, they were great. After you sign them in they take the kids and you are free to go. I felt that he was safe and secure so I didn’t worry about him....More

1  Thank kbially
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This is a smaller ski area and terrain park but there is a nice lodge with good views of the slopes, reasonable food prices and free wifi for family members who don't ski :) My son and husband are having a great time and it...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great time ! Everybody was very friendly and helpful . The kids had a blast and we definitely will be coming back again

Thank debralynn333
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We went tubing on Saturday with expectation of having fun, however, quickly found out the staffing was inadequate to appropriately run the tubing. They shut down the smaller tubing hill and the conveyor to take people back up. After shelling out $27 a person for...More

1  Thank crickabaugh4
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We bought tix for the 1 to 4 snow tubing. It was pretty busy the first hour and i think we only got down 2 times. The lines for the tubing chutes were super long. After 2pm though things really thinned out and we only...More

Thank PAtraveler76
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The best thing about Big Boulder is that it’s open until 10pm. They have a cheaper lift tickets after 4pm. They have so many specials online, so plan ahead and save some money. Your lift ticket will also get you a $10 ticket to go...More

Thank Marjorie H
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Lauren C
30 July 2017|
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Response from HappyMom231 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest checking with your hotel. Some hotels might have that option available. If you're unable to find that, have you considered purchasing a portacrib, travel bassinet or Graco Pack N Play? That way, you'd have it... More
Donna N
29 May 2017|
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Response from SEXYISLANDCOUPLE69 | Reviewed this property |
Several lakes for swimming and boating. Boulder and split rock have pools. Great hiking with rivers and waterfalls. Lots of different restaurants and clubs. Fishing from beginner to challenging small river fly fishing. Lots... More