Ski Resorts

Three of the top ski resorts in PA are found in the Laurel Highlands of Western Pennsylvania


Laurel Highlands Ski Stats

  • Highest peaks in Pennsylvania
  • Largest average amount of snowfall in Pennsylvania
  • Three top ski resorts within a 40-mile radius
  • Ski schools and snowtubing
  • Family-friendly lodging on the mountain resorts

Come visit the Laurel Highlands and you'll quickly see why we are Pennsylvania's skiing, snowboarding and winter sports destination. Three of Pennsylvania's best ski resorts are found right here, and because they are within 40 miles of each other, you can ski a different mountain each day on your winter vacation. And you'll find great skiing conditions here, because the Laurel Highlands has the highest peaks in Pennsylvania, and on average, get the largest amount of natural snowfall in the state.

But the Laurel Highlands offers much more. In addition to some of the best skiing and snowboarding in PA, the area offers great snow tubing, cross country skiing and snowmobiling. You can even take a sleigh ride or try your hand at snow shoeing or dog sledding. With all the winter sports and recreation choices in the Laurel Highlands, you'll have to stay overnight to enjoy it all.

Explore our site and start planning your PA ski vacation right now.

Seven Springs Mountain Resort


Pennsylvania's largest ski resort just got even bigger! Seven Springs Mountain Resort purchased neighboring ski resort, Hidden Valley. Seven Springs is now offering the fantastic Highlands Pass and Ticket that can be used at both resorts, in addition to its regular season passes and tickets. Special perks are included with the purchase of either pass. 

Don't miss the Riglet Terrain Park, geared for kids ages 4-7. This terrain park looks like a baseball field where little ones learn how to snowboard while being towed by their coaches around baseball-themed obstacles.

Open for the season!

Resort Highlights

  • 33 slopes and trails on 285 skiable acres
  • Seven terrain parks, halfpipes and superpipe
  • Beginner, intermediate, and advanced jumps and jibs
  • Largest snow tubing park in region
  • Snowshoe & snowmobile tours & trails
  • Snowsports School is available for people of all ages and experience levels
  • Voted #1 parks and pipe on the East Coast from Transworld Snow boarding magazine

Hidden Valley Resort


Don't miss the great deals Hidden Valley has available this season. The incredible Highlands Pass & Ticket provides skiers and snowboarders with access to two resorts (Hidden Valley & Seven Springs) featuring 64 slopes and trails and 10 terrain parks  total on 395 acres of skiable terrain.

The Highlands Pass features unlimited skiing and snowboarding, any time, any day during the 2013-2014 season at both resorts.

Open for the season!

Resort Highlights

  • 31 slopes and trails on 110 skiable acres
  • 9 novice, 14 intermediate, and 8 black diamond level 
  • Advanced and intermediate terrain parks - 3 total
  • Tree-skiing through two advanced glade-style trails
  • 11 lifts, including two quads
  • Snow tubing

Mystic Mountain at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort


Ranked by Condé Nast Traveler readers' as one of the top 20 resorts in the Northeast, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort kicks off the ski season with a brand new Terrain Park.  Beginners will appreciate the park as they learn the skills needed to tackle more advanced Terrain Parks. The new park will include: one 16' Flat Box, one 24' Flat Box, one 14' Down Flat Rail, one 16' Down Cannon Rail, one 24' Rainbow Box, and snow made jumps!

Open for the season!

Resort Highlights

  • Newest winter addition - a Terrain Park at Mystic Mountain
  • Seven slopes served by three lifts
  • Night skiing
  • Private ski & snowboard lessons
  • 800 ft. snow tubing park
  • Dog sledding, cross country skiing and snow shoeing

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