Elk Mountain Ski Resort

Located in the Endless Mountains of the PA Poconos region, just north of Scranton, Pennsylvania (PA), Elk Mountain Resort offers skiing, snowboarding, ski and snowboard rentals, adaptive rental equipment, snowboard only terrain park,  ski school, snowboard lessons, and USSA racing.

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Elk Mountain
Ski Resort

Slopes: 27

Lifts: 1Q 5D

Snowmaking: 95%

Equip. Rentals: YES

Night Skiing: YES

Half Pipe: NO

Terrain Park: YES

Snow Tubing: NO

Cross Country: NO

Children's Program: YES

Elk Mountain

Elk Mountain was one of Pennsylvania's first commercial ski areas, opening in 1959. Today, Elk Mountain offers a wide variety of terrain, ideal for beginners through experts. The skiing area is the most northerly of Pennsylvania resorts in the Poconos region and among the nearest to the Scranton and Wilkes-Barre metro area.

Summit Elevation: 2,693
Base Elevation: 1,693
Vertical Drop: 1,000
Longest Run: 1.74
Terrain: Beginner 25% - Intermediate 30% - Advanced 45%
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Many of the area's hotels are located near the Interstate highways in the towns of New Milford, Eynon, Dickson City, and Summit, PA..

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Elk Mountain Ski Resort is located north of Scranton, PA, accessible from Interstate 81 (I-81), at Exit 206. Elk Mountain is about: 48 miles from Wilkes-Barre, PA;  100 miles from Allentown, PA; 140 miles from New York, NY; and 150 miles from Philadelphia, PA.

RR #2, Box 3328
Union Dale, PA 18470
(570) 679-4400
Snow (800) 233-4131

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Visit the Alpine Mountain Ski Resort's website for additional information about this Pennsylvania ski resort.

Visit our Pennsylvania skiing section for information on other skiing areas and ski resorts in Pennsylvania (PA).

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