Skiing in Mountain Creek, Vernon, New Jersey USA

Vertical Drop:
1040 ft / 316 m
Top Elevation:
1480 ft / 451 m
Skiable area:
176 ac / 0.71 km²
Peak Season:
December to March
Mountain Creek is a well-known ski resort in Vernon Township, New Jersey, United States. The fact that it is located at only 47 mi/76 km far from the George Washington Bridge, makes the spot always busy. It is also the closest ski resort to NYC.

Mountain Creek is an ideal winter destination. With 176 ac/0.71 km² skiable area on four mountain peaks, the spot promises you an unforgettable ski experience. Mountain Creek is famous for its highest vertical drop and great conditions that offers to visitors. So, if you visit this resort during winter, don’t miss to exercise alpine skiing.

For your favorite sport, the resort offers a vertical drop of 1040 ft/316 m and a top elevation of 1480 ft/451 m. Furthermore, it provides 100% of snow-making. The average snowfall is 165 cm/year (65″). Another point in its favor, is that it has the region’s only true all-mountain terrain park at South. The terrain parks have been rated as the best in both the east and the nation. There are totally 41 trails. You can also find 2 high speed quads, 1 high speed 8-passenger gondola, 2 fixed grip quads, 1 fixed grip triplex, 1 fixed grip double and 2 magic carpets. The terrain park offers 2 high speed quads and 2 peaks. There are also 76 ac/ 0.30 km², which are formed for freestyle skiing.

The South Peak Park is tailored for intermediate and advanced skiers, the Bear Peak Park for experts and the Twist Park at Vernon Peak hosts all levels of ability. The peak season to perform this activity is from December to March. We wholeheartedly recommend to visit this resort and have the time of your life!!!