While the COVID-19 pandemic has been a subject of major concern for everyone for the last year now, skiers probably weren’t all that concerned with it interrupting their pastime, thinking the virus would be slowed or stopped before winter. This wasn’t the case, and it has been hard for every fan of every outdoor recreational activity to figure out how to continue their pursuits despite lockdowns and other restrictions.
Are any Ski Resorts Open in NEPA Right Now?
Many ski slopes are open and some resorts have had to change their hours or alter other factors in order to open up. Trying to find time to ski in NEPA this winter is far from a lost cause, just make sure you put in some calls or check online for when you want to hit the slopes before you actually go.
What Ski Resorts are in the NEPA Area?
Montage Mountain Resorts
1000 Montage Mountain Rd.
Scranton, PA 18507
Montage mountain is a Ski Resort first and foremost, but it also has a water park, zipline and other things to do. College students can get discounts as well, so if that applies to you or members of your family or group, call Montage Mountain Resorts at (570) 969-7669 now to schedule your stay.
Big Boulder Ski Resort
357 Big Boulder Dr.
Lake Harmony, PA 18624
Big Boulder Ski Resort is home to some of the best slopes and winter fun destinations in all of Pennsylvania. Lift tickets for Big Boulder apply to nearby Jack Frost Ski Resort too, if you want as many options as possible for your money.
Blue Mountain Resort
1660 Blue Mountain Dr.
Palmerton, PA 18071
Home of Pennsylvania’s highest vertical drop, 34 snow tubing lanes and so much more, the Blue Mountain Resort is a winter sports destination with just about everything you could want. It’s a great place for beginners and even the most experienced to spend time on the slopes.
Shawnee Mountain Ski Area
401 Hollow Rd.
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
23 slopes and trail await those who come to Shawnee Mountain Ski Area. Not only that but restaurants, a ski shop and more. For a break from big resorts, try this ski area instead.