What are the areas ski resorts?

Looking for the most comprehensive information about ski areas in Pennsylvania?  Skipa.com has it!  From the longest runs to vertical drop, mountain elevation, types of terrain, total slopes and lifts and more, you can find more about each of Pennsylvania’s 19 ski resorts below with this list

Q: What are the best après ski activities at the resort and in the area?

Each PA ski area has a variety of options, from a quick snack to a full sit down meal. Visit each resort website for details and hours! 

Q: Where do you recommend visitors buy their gear?

Use our handy ski shop locator to find the best outfitter near you. 


Q: Where do you suggest your visitors stay in the area?

What’s so great about Pennsylvania ski areas are that they are day visit areas. Most guests are just a quick drive away. For those looking to stay overnight, Bear Creek, Big Boulder, Hidden Valley, Jack Frost, Liberty Mountain, Montage, Nemacolin, Seven Springs, and Ski Sawmill all offer onsite lodging.

Q: What do you offer beginners who want to learn to ski?

All 19 ski areas have great Learn to Ski programs and Family Friendly programs. Visit skipa.com for get-started coupons and packages.

Are there any good family friendly activities at the resort?

Liberty Mountain’s devotion to families begins with programs for all ages and extends to a full range of diversions designed to keep everyone happy. From a babysitting service that takes children as young as six months and a special kiddie tubing park for two to four-year olds, Liberty covers the youngest crowd. Private ski lessons begin at three, the group program accepts four-year-olds. Snowboard lessons are offered privately to kids as young as four; the group program accepts kids starting at six. 

Ski Sawmill Family Resort is a favorite ski resort for families. It features 12 slopes and three lifts. The peak elevation is 2,215 feet and base elevation is 1,770 feet – providing a vertical drop of 515 feet. There is also a terrain park adjacent to a double chairlift. Ski Sawmill offers afordable ski days and specials including FREE days for ladies, men and children, homeschool appreciation discounts and more.

Mystic Mountain at Nemacolin Woodlands is an ideal learning environment for first-time skiers and snowboarders. Mystic Mountain has a wide variety of slope diffculty, short lines, friendly trails, and experienced instructors. It is a fun ski area designed for families. With a 300-foot vertical drop, Mystic Mountain provides the excitement of skiing with the intimidation that steep mountain destinations present to first-timers.