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Ski Shawnee Mountain Shawnee, Monroe County

Ski Shawnee Mountain  Shawnee Mountain, Monroe County
Shawnee Mountain, located in the Poconos, is the closest major Pennsylvania ski area to metropolitan New York and New Jersey. Shawnee's 23 slopes and trails, variety of beginner and intermediate runs, tremendous lift capacity and commitment to snowmaking and grooming make it a great family destination. Shawnee Mountain is always among the earliest Pocono ski areas to open, usually for Thanksgiving weekend. A powerful snowmaking system covers 100 percent of all slopes and trails, and 95 percent of the slopes are illuminated for night skiing. Children 46" and under ski free with paying adult.

Ski Mystic Mountain Ski Resort Farmington, Fayette County

Ski Mystic Mountain Ski Resort  Nemacolin Woodlands Resort  Farmington, Fayette County
Mystic Mountain at Nemacolin Woodlands offers 25 acres of fun, short lines, friendly trails, and experienced instructors. Downhill skiing and snowboarding are available on 7 slopes at Mystic Mountain, with slope difficulty ranging from beginner to expert. There is also an 800 foot snow tubing park, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, sleigh riding, and dog sledding -- yes, dog sledding!! Instruction is available for all levels, and Mystic Mountain Snow Camp for kids ages 4-12 is open every day the mountain is open.

Ski Roundtop Mountain Resort Lewisberry, York County

Ski Roundtop Mountain Resort  Lewisberry, York County
Everyone is at home at Roundtop. New skiers learn to ski with confidence in the specially designed Discovery Area. Intermediate skiers enjoy a variety of groomed cruiser runs, including the popular Minuteman slope. Experts looking for a challenge should head for the triple chair and the super-steep Ramrod and Gunbarrel slopes. Snowboarders can shred the half-pipe, complete with its very own lift, and enjoy access to all lifts and trails.

Ski Sawmill Resort Morris, Tioga County

Ski Sawmill Resort  Morris, Tioga County
Sawmill Family Resort has 12 slopes and 3 lifts. Our peak elevation is 2,215 feet and our base elevation is 1,700 feet - giving us a vertical drop of 515 feet. There is also a terrain park adjacent to our double chairlift. Also check out the Tube Slide which features four runs, one lift, and a powerful snowmaking system to ensure a great ride. NEW: The Mountain Inn, a brand new Motel!

Ski Liberty Mountain Carrol Valley, Adams County

Ski Liberty Mountain  Carrol Valley, Adams County
At Liberty Mountain, you will discover a wide variety of terrain, with 16 trails and slopes covering both sides of the mountain. Beginners can enjoy gentle slopes, while intermediate skiers will find many groomed runs offering excellent cruising and just the right amount of challenge. Experts have their choice of steep, mogul-filled runs. If snowboarding is your game, you will love Ski Liberty's half-pipe and enjoy access to all lifts and trails. Night skiing is a blast for skiers of all abilities and nearly 100 percent of our terrain is lit for your enjoyment.

Ski Big Bear Lackawaxen, Pike County

Ski Big Bear  Lackawaxen, Pike County
Big Bear offers 18 trails, 6 lifts including 2 Magic Carpet lifts, and 650' of vertical. The mountain is covered annually with approximately 50 inches of snow. When Mother Nature isn't sending snow their way, the snowmakers make sure the trails are blanketed with as much snow as possible. Ski Big Bear's trails offer something for every ability.

Ski Hidden Valley Resort Hidden Valley

Ski Hidden Valley Resort  Hidden Valley, Somerset County
Hidden Valley is one of the mid-Atlantic's most popular family ski resorts. The ideal setting for learning to ski, Hidden Valley is also a popular choice with expert skiers who enjoy invigorating runs and the ambiance of a classic mountain resort. Abundant natural snowfall, nightly grooming and one of the Northeast's most advanced snowmaking systems combine to keep 25 slopes and trails in optimum condition all winter long.

Ski Elk Mountain Union Dale, Susquehanna County

Ski Elk Mountain  Union Dale, Susquehanna County
Elk Mountain Ski Resort located in Union Dale, Penn. is nestled in northeastern Pennsylvania's Endless Mountains. Rising to 2,693 feet is Pennsylvania's majestic ski peak - Elk Mountain. Since 1959, Elk Mountain has grown and continues to make a good thing even better. Elk Mountain offers a challenging experience with diversified terrain and 27 slopes and trails.

Ski Denton Ski Resort Coudersport, Potter County

Ski Denton Ski Resort  Coudersport, Potter County
Denton Ski Resort is located in the heart of Northern Pennsylvania's heavy snow country at the Denton Hill State Park in Potter County. You will find 20 trails over 75 skiable acres and a summit of 2,400 -- all serviced by five lifts. The slopes are lighted for night skiing. Snowboarders are allowed on the mountain. Cross-country skiers will enjoy 160 km of trails. Now that is a treat!