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The best in Pa and Central NY

Very well groomed, DOwn to earth and laid back, Great lodge and social scene. Great trails for all... read more

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Kathleen T
Lake Idlewild, Clifford Twp, PA
Great skiing!

The slopes are well maintained and lift lines not bad. Worth the extra drive if your coming from... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Collingswood, New Jersey
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One thousand feet of vertical challenge with 27 slopes and trails to challenge skiers and boarders of all ability levels.
344 Elk Mountain Rd, Union Dale, PA 18470-9552
+1 570-679-4400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well groomed, DOwn to earth and laid back, Great lodge and social scene. Great trails for all levels of skiers/boarders.

Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on our way down to New Jersey from Western New York. My sister lives near Elk Mountain and thought it would be a nice afternoon at the Fall Festival. We arrived around 3 pm and my brother in law and I went into the...More

Thank travwmyfamily
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

The slopes are well maintained and lift lines not bad. Worth the extra drive if your coming from the Philly area. Lunch at the lodge restaraunt/bar is always my secret favorite part of the day! But really, the skiing is pretty good too!

2  Thank kristyn5798
Reviewed 3 April 2018

When skiing in Pa. Elk Mountain is my first choice due to a number of reasons. It's a bit out of the way from the Bethlehem area but the one plus hour drive is worth it. After skiing Vermont and New Hampshire extensively when we...More

Thank 860Vetman
Reviewed 20 March 2018

It was a very good snow conditions for the late in the season skiing. I would call most of the "black" runs real good "blues" though. Weather was really good and the skiing was a pleasure. Even it was a St. Patrick day, it wasn't...More

Thank Jux2013
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I was amazed at how good the snow was this past Monday. Considering the warm weather spurts, all the rain, lack of snowfall the trails were impressive. With today's snow I would give it a final shot before they close for the season.

Thank RichC250
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have been to Elk for a weekend on 2 occasions and each time was a thoroughly enjoyable experience from start to finish. The mountain has a steep, consistent pitch without flat runouts. All of the pine trees that have been planted over the years...More

Thank disugi
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Elk could be so much better. Its stuck in a 1970's ear facility. The owner needs to step down and get some new blood in this resort.. it could be so much better. Dont make it bigger - make it better! Also we used to...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I’m almost afraid to write this review because I don’t want things to change on this mountain! The staff are so pleasant,kind and helpful. The food is better than most and they have fresh “free” water at your disposal. The area is very clean and...More

Thank yajp48
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Took friends here for lunch and was extremely embarrassed! Ordered hamburgers & steak sandwiches ... petty simple? They were APSOLUTELY disgusting! Not even remotely prepared like described on the menu. Insult to injury...tables & chairs were filthy dirty.

2  Thank margaret n
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25 October 2017|
Response from Terribletfs |
Is this a good resort for beginners
13 November 2015|
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Response from skrenn | Reviewed this property |
Highly recommend Wiffy Bog B & B - close to the mountain; Gas station/grocery store/pizza shop two blocks from the B&B; clean, comfortable and affordable rooms which include a full breakfast each morning.
3 March 2015|
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Response from Dee B | Reviewed this property |
No there is not. There is also not a lot of good snow between the trees right now. Montage has glade skiing.