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LAUREL HIGHLANDS SKIING & SNOWBOARDING

Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding in Pennsylvania

We've put together four of the best downhill ski and snowboard resorts in Pennsylvania, where you can enjoy the winding trails and challenging slopes. No matter how you choose to tackle the incline, on a board or skis, you'll find wonderful ski conditions in the Laurel Highlands.

Seven Springs Mountain Resort

Family skiing at Hidden Valley Resort in Laurel Highlands

Seven Springs, PA’s largest ski and four season resort, sits in the heart of the state's largest cumulative snowfall area. The resort offers 33 slopes and trails, seven terrain parks and tons of winter fun. Whether a winding trail is your speed or you’re prepared for a more intense incline, you’ll find it all right here in the Laurel Highlands. You will find an elevation of 2,994 feet, a 720 foot drop, 285 acres of skiable terrain and more than 10 chairlifts and four surface lifts. Seven Springs can outfit you with the best rental gear like helmets, Burton snowboards and Rossignol skis. 

Extreme Terrain
Advance through the seven terrain parks of various difficulties at Seven Springs, the home of the only Olympic-sized half-pipe on the East Coast. There are tons of features to satisfy jumpers of all levels.

Hours of Ski Operation
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Laurel Mountain

Laurel Mountain

Just 72 miles east of Pittsburgh, Laurel Mountain boasts the highest vertical drop and the steepest slope in the state, the double diamond Lower Wildcat slope. Laurel Mountain has 70 skiable acres and 20 slopes and trails, with a new high speed chair lift.

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Hidden Valley Resort

Hidden Valley Resort

With slopes and trails for every ski level, explore gradual meandering trails and work your way up to a more difficult descent at Hidden Valley Resort, the ideal winter destination for families. With 26 slopes and trails, two terrain parks and a comfortable environment, Hidden Valley is the perfect place to find a fantastic winter adventure. Hidden Valley has a 470 foot vertical drop, 110 skiable acres with nine chairlifts and two surface lifts to get you all over the mountain for a fun-filled day. 

Ski the Glades
Advanced skiers and boarders can weave through the trees on Voyager Glades, an extra three and a half acres of tree-skiing that can be accessed from Voyageur Trail on the North Summit ski area. Expert skiers and riders looking for a thrill can hit the more advanced Cobra Glades. 

Hours of Ski Operation
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Skiing & Snowboarding Deal at Three Great Mountains

Seven Springs, Hidden Valley and Laurel Mountain are offering a fantastic deal again this year with the "Highlands Pass." With this incredible season pass you’ll get access to all three great ski areas! Enjoy unlimited skiing and snowboarding plus some special perks included with the purchase. Group rates are also available at these locations.

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort

Nemacolin Boarder

Mystic Mountain at Nemacolin is the perfect learning environment for first-time skiers and boarders. The mountain has 25 acres of fun, seven slopes, three lifts, a terrain park and experienced instructors to introduce you to the sport. 

Hours of Ski Operation & Rates
Nemacolin’s hours and rates vary based on weather conditions. Check out their website for more information.