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sport that brings the most people to the
Poconos is skiing/Snowboarding.
For those who do not ski, but enjoy outdoor
snow activities, we now have thousands of
people who snow tube each year. Camelback
Mountain is the area's largest ski and tubing
resort, with Shawnee and Jack Frost tied
for a close second.
Mountain has the highest vertical and the
longest run, but does not have as many slopes
the others and is harder to get to than
others. Accommodations are scarce slopeside
so most visitors stay in a nearby hotel.
Below is an insider's guide by a former
VP at one of the ski resorts.
PA 33 slopes, 13 lifts, & snow tubing
park. When people think skiing in the Poconos, they
think "Camelback" The largest in the Poconos.
Voted the "Best Ski Resort in the Poconos"
2002,3,4,5,6,7 and 2015. Well maintained resort
with friendly staff and has the most trails of any
Poconos Ski area. It also has the most lifts and
usually short lift lines. (Last year they closed
ticket sales when the lines got longer than about
20 minutes. A bold move.) The secret to skiing or
boarding at Camelback is to stay to the Left of
the Mountain (as you face it.) There
the trails are longer, wider and have fewer people.Camelback
When going to Camelback the hotels you should consider
are: The Chateau, The Days In Tannersville, The
Howard Johnsons in Bartonsville, Mountain Springs
Cottages in Reeders, The Pocono Inn Town, and The
Comfort Inn Mt Pocono.
Ski Resort Shawnee-on-the-Delaware,
PA - has 23 slopes, 9 lifts, snow tubing.
Ya can't get closer to New Jersey and New York
than this only about 7 min from NJ by car and
about 1/4 mile by air. Trails vary from easy
to expert. Lodge, Ski School, Restaurants and
to go mornings or on the off peak days and hours
for the best experience.
Consider staying at The Shannon Inn, The Value
inn, the Pocono Inn Town, the quality Inn Stroudsburg,
the Gatehouse Country inn, Fernwood Resort, or
the townhomes at Shawnee. Shawnee
Skiing, Snowboarding or Tubing Packages >>>
Harmony, PA has 14 slopes, 7 lifts,
snow tubing. The Little Sister of Jack Frost.
But, the longest running ski resort in the Poconos
and the First to Open most years! A great place
Home of snowmaking in the Poconos. Good elevation
so the snow is usually here earliest in the
season and latest in the spring. A great boarder
mountain. The oldest and smallest of all of
the Poconos region ski resorts.
Here to snowboard. It is the boarder's friendliest
Boulder Ski / Snowboard Packages
Frost Ski Resort Blakeslee,
PA has 21 slopes, 7 lifts, snow
tubing. Widest trails, lodge at top of mountain,
sister of Big Boulder. Blakeslee. Great Views
of just empty mountains from most of the slopes.
Feels like you're truely in the woods. Good
size and equipped lodge, up to date rentals,
well patrolled and over all a great skiing experience.
Frost with it's wider trials tends to be the
best cruising mountain in the Poconos. Slightly
less crowded than the others. Jack
Frost Mountain Ski Packages
Skytop Mountain Lodge
- Skytop, PA any
of the four seasons and they
will give you a lifetime of memories. Skiing included
in the price of the room (rentals extra), tobogganing,
ice skating, snowshoeing, swimming, sledding.
And this is just the beginning. Pick your favorite
season, stay for a long weekend or a week and
you still won't have time for everything. This
is a Great ski area for families, 4 lift serviced
trails, brand new snow making, cozy new lodge,
300' of elevated fun. (longer trails) Skytop has
the feel of a high end Colorado Resort. Well,
except for the 300' drop. Cross Country skiing.
Mountain Ski Area Near
Jim Thorpe, PA - has 1,082-foot
vertical, plenty of trails for ALL abilities plus
a half-pipe and two terrain parks. Blue Mountain
has 30 slopes, 8 lifts - including a high-speed
detachable quad. Snowtubing is a great alternative
for the family or group of friends just wanting
some wintertime excitement. And there are two
lodges one at the base and one at the summit.
While this resort is the closest ski mountain
to Philadelphia and Allentown, there are few places
to stay near the mountain. About 10 minutes away
is Lehighton and the Hampton Inn and The Country
inn and Suites in Jim Thorpe about 12 minutes
away is Jim Thorpe and the Jim Thorpe Inn, Broadway
house and other Bed and Breakfast Inns.
Mountain Ski Area
Mountain Ski Resort Scranton, PA -
has 26 trails, 7 lifts, 1000' drop, lodge,
night skiing 7 nights a week, 2 terrain parks,
snow tubing area 10 chutes, variety of terrain
- 1 mile and just close enough to still be
in the Poconos. Montage hosts a cafeteria
(with Johnny Rockets, Starbucks, Geraldo's
Pizza, and Ben & Jerry's Ice-Cream), a lounge,
fireplaces, lockers, Accessory Shop, Ski Rental
Center, Snowboard Rental Center, Skiing and
Snowboarding School, Group Sales Office, Guest
Services and Ski Patrol. Montage also boasts
Slocum Hollow Bar and Restaurant with entertainment,
drinks, delicious food, and a great view of
the slopes! Located in Scranton, PA off exit
182 from I-81.