Sleigh Ride

Sledding & Sleigh Rides

Even if you don't ski or snowboard, there's a lot of ways to stay outside and active this winter in the Laurel Highlands. Check out sleigh rides, dog sledding, sled riding and other unique winter activities.

Sleigh Rides

Laurel Highlands Sleigh Ride

For a more relaxing outdoor winter excursion, go on a sleigh ride through the Laurel Highlands. Sit back and relax as a pair of horses guides you through a winter wonderland of snow-laden evergreens, snow-covered branches and soaring mountainsides at the beautiful Seven Springs Mountain Resort.

Dog Sledding

If you've ever wanted to lead a team of dogs across a picturesque winter landscape, dog sledding in the Laurel Highlands is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. 

Book your reservation in advance to experience dog sledding at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. A team of seasoned sled dogs from the nearby Wildlife Academy will lead the way, all you have to do is hold on and enjoy the cool rush of wind in your face. It's an experience you won't soon forget.

Sledding in the Laurel Highlands

Sled Riding

Several parks in the Laurel Highlands have areas designated for sledders. Here are just a few of the places where you can sled.

  • Laurel Hill State Park has a designated area for sledding, located in the field loop area of the campground, which is lit on weekends until 9 p.m., weather permitting. Warm up between runs with a large fire ring and wood available nearby.
  • Ohiopyle State Park has a hill maintained for sledding in the Sugarloaf Snowmobile and Mountain Bike Area. 
  • Keystone State Park also permits sledding in the park.

Find even MORE winter fun in the Laurel Highlands!