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Where to Ski & Snowboard in Pennsylvania

From the Carolinas to New England and everywhere in between, Pennsylvania is a popular east coast ski destination. But, knowing where to travel on your ski trip to Pennsylvania isn’t easy.

So, we’ve done the hard work for you. With thousands of acres of skiable terrain to explore, these are the destinations you need to visit on your ski and snowboard trip to Pennsylvania.

Most Popular Ski & Snowboard Resorts in Pennsylvania

Blue Mountain Resort

Blue Mountain Resort

Home to Pennsylvania’s highest vertical at 1,082 feet, 40 trails, glade skiing, and five terrain parks, there’s no denying Blue Mountain Resort is the ultimate winter playground. While the resort does lack ski-in/ski-out access, it does offer incredible après ski options and night skiing for extended fun.

Elk Mountain Ski Resort

Elk Mountain Ski Resort

Located on the summit of North Knob in the Endless Mountains, Elk Mountain Ski Resort offers 27 beginner, intermediate, and expert trails. Because Elk Mountain is a little further from Philadelphia and New York City than other ski resorts, prices tend to be more affordable and the slopes less crowded.

Montage Mountain

Montage Mountain

Conveniently located near Scranton, Philadelphia, and New York City, Montage Mountain is an excellent choice for your ski trip to Pennsylvania. While many runs at Montage Mountain are black diamonds, the area is family and beginner-friendly with areas dedicated to novice skiers and snowboarders.

Camelback Resort

Camelback Resort

With 166 acres of skiable terrain accessed by 39 trails, Camelback Resort is the largest ski resort in the Poconos. The resort offers world-class ski instruction for beginners along with challenging runs for more advanced riders. Camelback also boasts the largest snow tubing park with 42 dedicated snow tube lanes.

Blue Knob

Blue Knob

Located in the Allegheny Mountains, Blue Knob features the highest skiable mountain in Pennsylvania. Considering its high elevation, the resort offers some of the most challenging terrain in the state with glade skiing and a terrain park available, too. A nearby alpine village offers dining and accommodations after a day on the mountain.

FAQs About Winter Vacations in Pennsylvania

Are ski resorts in Pennsylvania open?

Yes! Some ski resorts in Pennsylvania are open and ready to welcome you. Others remain closed with the intent to reopen soon. We recommend contacting your intended destination to remain informed of any mandates or COVID-related regulations. For added safety, ship your skis, snowboard, and snow boots directly to the slopes with our no-contact pickups and deliveries.

When is Pennsylvania ski season?

The ski season in Pennsylvania typically begins around mid-December and ends in mid-March or early April.

How to ship skis on your ski trip to Pennsylvania?

Tired of dragging your skis and snowboard through the airport? We understand. Simply pack up your skis, attach your provided shipping label, and Ship Skis will collect your skis from your home, business, resort, or lodge. Arrive at your destination to find your skis and snowboard waiting! Ship Skis will send your skis back home at the end of your ski trip to Pennsylvania, too.

Why ship your skis on your ski trip to Pennsylvania?

We know you love skiing and snowboarding at venues all over the globe. That’s why Ship Skis is dedicated to ensuring your skis and snowboard arrive safely and on-time on your ski trip to Pennsylvania. With an on-time guarantee, complimentary insurance on every shipment, and access to real-time tracking 24/7, Ship Skis is the best way to ship your skis and snowboard on your ski trip to Pennsylvania.

Customer Support

As a company of active skiers, we have experienced the hassles of traveling with your gear and understand how important these items are to you. Our team is available 7 days a week ready to help answer any questions or concerns you may have.

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