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Blue Knob

Blue Knob Ski Resort Guide

Blue Knob, United States

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift960m3,150ft
Resort Height640m2,100ft
 Nearest AirportsAltoona and Johnstown
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Blue Knob

The American ski resort of Blue Knob is at an altitude of 640m2,100ft.

Summary

Blue Knob has direct access to 34 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

Blue Knob offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Blue Knob offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Blue Knob.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Blue Knob?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Blue Knob.

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Ski Area Stats

Blue Knob Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Pistes
Number of runs
34
Cross Country
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Altitudes

Blue Knob Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift960m3,150ft
Resort Altitude (Blue Knob)640m2,100ft
Lowest Piste630m2,067ft
Max Vertical330m1,083ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Blue Knob
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners

Location and Map

Where is Blue Knob?

This ski resort is in Juniata, Blair, United States.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Blue Knob is Altoona, 28 minutes drive away.

Johnstown, University Park PA, DuBois, Williamsport, Morgantown, Harrisburg, Franklin, Baltimore-Washington and Washington Reagan airports are all within three hours drive.

Altoona, Johnstown and University Park PA are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 5,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Blue Knob open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Blue Knob, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Blue Knob Tourist Office for the latest.

Blue Knob