5 Top Poconos Skiing Locations near White Haven

If you are traveling to White Haven in Pennsylvania in winter then you should make it a point to try out the various Poconos skiing options. The Poconos Mountains gives a nice panorama of the entire state of Pennsylvania. For this reason, there are a lot of ski resorts constructed in the area. BBOnline recommends these locations for you.

1. Alpine Mountain Ski & Ride Center
Route 447
Analomink, PA 18320
(800) 233-8240
www.alpinemountain.com

When staying at a White Haven Inn, you should not miss out on the fun that Alpine Mountain Ski & Ride Center can give to you and your family. It is just 35 miles away from your accommodation. There are 21 trails available for you to ski on, with different levels of difficulty to suit your ability, plus no long waiting lines. Aside from this, snow tubing, lessons, snowboarding and kid activities are offered in the center. You are advised to bring your own food which you can leisurely consume at the area's BYOB Lounge.

2. Pennsylvania Ski Resorts
P.O. Box 27
White Haven, PA 18661
(570) 443-0963
http://www.skipa.com/summercontact.htm

The Pennsylvania Ski Resorts is another ski destination for people who want to try a Poconos skiing adventure. Skiing programs are offered here, as there are short courses for beginners as well as expert courses for professional skiers and snow boarders. This particular resort is not only open during winter holidays but as well as summer.

3. Mountain Laurel Resort
Old State Route 940
White Haven, PA 18661
(570) 443-8411
http://www.mountainlaurelresort.com

This particular ski resort gives you an authentic Poconos skiing experience. The Mountain Laurel Resort is nestled on the base of the Poconos Mountains. Open all year round, but it is during winter time that the resort is fully booked because it has both simple and challenging trails that will surely impress even the most professional skiers in the world. You might want to make reservation now for a place at a White Haven Bed and Breakfast to ensure that you have a comfortable place to stay.

4. Jack Frost Mountain Ski Area
600 Church Street
White Haven, PA 18661
(570) 443-8425
http://www.jfbb.com

Another area to ski in White Haven is the Jack Frost Mountain Ski Area. It features a lot of slopes to ski on that will satisfy both beginning and professional skiers and snow boarders alike. Competent ski instructors are available in the area to guide you on the right way to ski, plus lessons can be had at a minimal fee.

5. D&L Trail - Wyoming Valley
2750 Hugh Moore Park Road
Easton, PA 18042
(610) 923-3548
http://www.delawareandlehigh.org/index.php/visit/dl-trail-wyoming-valley/

The D&L Trail is a very big portion of the Wyoming Valley which also encompasses White Haven and other parts of Pennsylvania. The D&L trail is open to the public and is a secluded trail during the winter. It is blessed with sloping hills and thick undisturbed snow perfect for people who love to cross country ski. For this reason, this trail is only used by extreme skiers as there are only a few park rangers that survey the area.