Skiing In Pocono Mountains
The Pocono Mountains are a huge tourist attraction during winter because of their snow-filled outdoor activities. And from some time Pocono region becomes heaven for skiers and snowboarders.
Pocono has beautiful scenery and hills and has some top skiers resorts, where there are activities for all types of skiers, regardless of experience and age.
If you are planning your winter vacation or weekend trip to Pocono, visit these top skiing resorts listed below.
Additionally, you can book your stay at Pocono luxury resort Pocono Resort Cabin and spend your winter getaway in the gorgeous Pocono Mountains. Read on to find out the best skiing mountains in Pocono.
Shawnee Mountain Ski Area
Shawnee Mountain is located in the center of the Pocono Mountains and is 2 hrs away from Manhattan. The resort has 23 trails and a 700-foot vertical drop with snowmaking on each trail for great and snowy skiing throughout the season.
It's a family-oriented resort with terrains for all levels of skiers, from beginner to expert. Moreover, teenagers and young people interested in enhancing their skills can ski on mountain two terrain parks that are a bit easier to handle.
Jack Frost Ski Resort
Isn't it more convenient to ski at two different mountains on the same day? Jack Frost Mountain and Big Boulder are located at a small distance from each other but are co-owned. Both places offer lovely space for skinning, and you will get different ski experiences.
Jack Frost Ski resort is family-friendly and suitable for beginners looking to learn new skills.
Similarly, the terrains of this mountain are perfect for kids training under the supervision of professionals. The instructors will teach your kid chairlift riding, turning, and stopping.
Moreover, the trainer will first train your kid on beginner terrains before proceeding to steep trails.
Big Boulder Resort, Pennsylvania
In 1946 Big Boulder Resort was the first commercial ski resort to be opened in Pennsylvania. This resort offers snowmaking machines, high-speed lifts, and terrain parks with the latest slope styles.
This resort is best for those who want to learn as it facilitates learners with ski schools and well-manicured trails. The schools have experienced instructors that will provide a pleasant environment to your kid, and they will enjoy learning.
It is believed that these instructors have a mascot that they place on the slopes. The resort has 4 kilometers of slopes for snowboarders and skiers with eight lifts that will take you up the slopes.
Big Boulder 663 meters and 518 meters slopes are Ideal for those who love to have an Olympic experience. Furthermore, this resort has more than 20 trails at about 2000 feet with a vertical drop of 600 feet.
Roundtop Mountain Resort, Lewisberry PA
This resort is famous for its natural snowy lifts and trails, a tubing park, and snowmaking. Further, it facilitates beginners and families with easy slopes and 1300-foot elevation.
In case you are a mother of a toddler and want to ski on mountains, Roundtop Mountain resort has a childcare service. They keep your little one engaged in different fun activities like craft making and treat them with snacks.
Elk Mountain Ski Resort
If you don't like crowded places, then Elk Mountain Ski Resort is an excellent option for you. This place has old-school lifts and trails that go through the woods and is less crowded than other ski resorts in Pocono.
Plus, you can book your room at our Pocono luxury resort Pocono Resort Cabin that nestled in the heart of the Pocono mountains and rest yourself in a calmer atmosphere. This combo will bring peace and tranquility to your winter getaway and make it more memorable.
Tussey Mountain Ski & Recreation
Tussey Mountain Ski and Recreation is located near State College. This resort is home to the renowned Penn State ski team. However, Tussey mountain is small and far away from town but is worth visiting once.
With 50 acre land, this resort features a snowmaking machine, one snow tube lift, three ski and snowboard lifts. Plus, they have a large ski terrain covered with snow and have intermediate trails for expert experts.
There are 13 trails on this mountain and a beginner trail with a Bear on it. Besides, Tussle Mountain Resort also offers a snow tubing area with five tubing lanes and one lift.
Bear Creek Mountain Resort
If you are a newcomer and want to polish your skill, then Bear Creek Mountain trails are perfect for you to start with. Nevertheless, this resort is small compared to others in Pocono but has trails of various sizes and levels.
Beginner trails are a bit easier, less steep, and shorter, whereas advanced trails for professionals are long and difficult with more steep. This ski resort also provides slopes for kids that are easy and great for learning.
Bear Creek Mountain Resort is a tourist favorite because it features all skiing amenities. The slopes are ideal for skiing, snow tubing, and snowboarding.
They also have some advanced facilities like you can check weather conditions through slope tracking webcam while heading for skiing. Cool. Isn't it?
Blue Mountain Ski Resort
Lastly, we have Blue Creek Mountain Resort with a ski area of 1082 feet. The resort offers several trails that are very costly and can accommodate all levels of skiers and borders.
Again, Blue Mountain Ski Resort provides child care services during the week, but you have to pay a fee. Such services encourage parents to participate in these activities without worrying about their young ones.
On the contrary, they don't offer these childcare services on weekends. If you don't have skiing equipment, fret not! You can rent one from the shop. Besides, you can take skiing lessons from experienced instructors.
Rest At Pocono Mountain Resort Cabin
After gliding some top skiing mountains in Pocono, relax at Pocono luxury cabin Pocono Resort Cabin. Our luxuries rental in the Pocono is the right place to spend your vacations in the beautiful Pocono Mountains.
Our Pocono resort facilitates guests with elegant private rooms surrounded by stunning scenic views that are a perfect escape. Pocono Resort Cabin is an ideal place to spend your evenings and is located minutes from all the recreational spots making it easy for you to spend your day.