Find Your Ski Area:

Camelback Mountain

Camelback Mountain is a ski resort that offers lots of options for skiers and riders of all ages. Highly accessible from New York and New Jersey, and many major cities near the East Coast.

From City to Ski Hill in No Time

Sitting in the Poconos mountain range just north of Pocono State Park, Camelback is a popular ski area, welcoming more than 1 million guests per year. The diverse terrain spread equally among beginner and expert is a big draw for families, and its among the few resorts that can has 100% snow making capacity for a full season of excellent surface conditions.

Off the Slopes

There’s a lot to see and do on the mountain including an indoor year-round water park, a mountain coaster, a massive tubing hill and night skiing and riding. The atmosphere at Camelback can be both serene in some parts and lively in others, and there is plenty of dining, drinking and live music on and around the mountain to get into. Cities such as New York, Washington D.C. and Baltimore are just a couple of hours away by car and offers access to all of the action that metro areas offer. 

Getting Here

Camelback is within 1-4.5 hour drive from most cities in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Washington, D.C. and Maryland.  I-80 offers the best route from the East or West; I-81 from the North, and I-476, I-81 or Route 33 from the South. The closest airport is the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport in Avoca, PA. Lehigh Valley International (ABE) is a bit farther away but offers a wider range of destinations. The major hubs are at Newark, Laguardia, and Philadelphia a couple of hours away by car.  Bus and private ground transportation services are available to the Poconos area.

Ski Vacation Deals

This big, popular Pennsylvania resort offers loads of skiing and plenty of other diversions. There’s endless winter fun to be had by trying the many activities available in an around the area.  Browse the discounts on this site, and you’ll make room in your budget to stay longer and do more.

Featured Blog Posts

Ski Industry Retail Trends: 2019 and Beyond

It’s hard to say where the ski industry is heading in the next 30 years. In the meantime, there are plenty of trends to follow that are just as important as the overall movement. Similar to other sports or tech movements, you sometimes have to constantly “stay in the know” to be well-informed. On the  Read more ➝

The post Ski Industry Retail Trends: 2019 and Beyond appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

How To Improve Your Skiing

Every level of skier has to practice their craft. Even experts aren’t technically done learning, which is why it’s completely normal to continue improving your abilities. We all might be starting at a different place, from beginners to seasoned snow buffs, but taking advantage of a few tips and tricks means you’re just going to  Read more ➝

The post How To Improve Your Skiing appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

New Year, New Ski Gear

The holiday family rush is starting to slow down (at least at home it is) but on the slopes, it’s heating up! With the beginning of a new year comes the beginning of new snow adventures. And it might also mean that you’re interested in trading out your worn (but trusty) skis from a few  Read more ➝

The post New Year, New Ski Gear appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

January Is National Learn To Ski & Snowboard Month

It’s that time of year again when new and beginner skiers can learn how to ski and snowboard! Through the month of January, resorts across the U.S. and Canada participate in the “National Learn To Ski & Snowboard Month.” This event is meant to encourage new skiers to come to the mountains and break new  Read more ➝

The post January Is National Learn To Ski & Snowboard Month appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

Ski Season Opening Days Guide 2017-2018

When the sound of autumn leaves crunching underfoot changes to packed snow, you can’t help but imagine fresh tracks on your favorite mountain. Even if you’re in an area that won’t see storms for weeks (or months), there are reminders that opening days are dropping: sports shop tune-up clinics, local gear swaps, and sweet deals  Read more ➝

The post Ski Season Opening Days Guide 2017-2018 appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

Will There Be a Last Chair? Ski Season Resort Closing Dates

The trees budding all across the Front Range in Colorado and Utah, and water sprinklers feverishly spraying golf courses are signs that spring is on us and summer is near. To the dismay of skiers and riders alike, it’s time to say goodbye to the bittersweet 2016-2017 ski season. This winter has been both good and  Read more ➝

The post Will There Be a Last Chair? Ski Season Resort Closing Dates appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

Two Resorts Near NYC Where You Can Ski and Swim

The saying “you can’t have your cake and eat it too” does not apply to Camelback and Split Rock resorts! When you can’t decide if you want to enjoy the winter weather or escape it, these two mountain resorts near NYC offer a place where you can both ski and swim in the same day.  Read more ➝

The post Two Resorts Near NYC Where You Can Ski and Swim appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

What You’ll Find on the Pennsylvania Ski Slopes This Season

When you think skiing or snowboarding, maybe you think Colorado, Utah, and perhaps British Columbia. How often do you think Pennsylvania? That’s right, Pennsylvania! If you haven’t considered it, you’re missing something. There are more than 20 resorts to ski Pennsylvania, each offering unique experiences. • Alpine Mountain is in the Pocono Mountains and has 120 skiable  Read more ➝

The post What You’ll Find on the Pennsylvania Ski Slopes This Season appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

Get Insider Savings with Exclusive Deals at SkiCoupons.com

We know you – you save your vacation days for the first snowfall, and head for the mountains to slash downhill. There’s no better way for you to spend the day. But whether you frequent your favorite ski resort, or prefer a new adventure at each turn, skiing and snowboarding requires an investment in time  Read more ➝

The post Get Insider Savings with Exclusive Deals at SkiCoupons.com appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...

7 Ski Resorts With Major Developments in Pennsylvania

The Pocono Region has long been a favorite destination for East Coast vacationers. Early snow and the latest resort improvements will provide Pennsylvania skiers with a lot to look forward to when they hit the slopes this year. Thanks to the Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association, here’s a recap of the new developments that will greet you  Read more ➝

The post 7 Ski Resorts With Major Developments in Pennsylvania appeared first on Ski Vacation News.

Read more...