Best Places to go Skiing and Snowboarding this Winter

Best Places to go Skiing and Snowboarding this Winter

Whether you have never skied before or you are a seasoned pro, take a break this winter and head to the slopes. Maryland and Pennsylvania offer some of the best family-friendly ski resorts in the country. Wind down in the warm cabins and get an adrenaline rush on the slopes; check out these top Ski Resorts to take your family to.

Liberty Mountain

Take a weekend vacation with the family and visit this all-inclusive resort. With hotels and restaurants onsite, you’ll never want to leave. This ski resort has 22 trails perfect for any skill level. From beginner to extremely difficult slopes, you’ll have plenty of trails to choose from. Check out their daily reports to see what the slopes are like. You can even watch live cams of the mountain in real-time!

Wisp Resort

Located in McHenry, MD, this resort has everything from slopes to snow tubing and even a mountain coaster! Winter sports aren’t your thing? While your family is on the slopes, dine in at several restaurants or warm up in any of the cafes. First timer? Check out their lesson packages


Ski or snowboard at this popular resort. Roundtop has 20 trails to choose from and has nice wide trails so you can have some space when skiing or snowboarding. This resort has a twist. They have their own paintball park that's open year-round. Kids as young as 7 can take part in this unique fun.

Shawnee Mountain Ski Area

Shawnee is on the smaller scale for ski resorts, but it’s charming staff and atmosphere will make you want to keep coming back. Drop your kids off at daycare or have them learn how to ski in their Skiwee program so you can have some time to hit the slopes and go at your own pace. Stay the week and visit popular sites like Gem and Keystone Pub, Shawnee Playhouse, and Shawnee Craft Brewery.

Camelback Mountain

Visit one of the largest mountains on this list. The slopes are longer which means less time off the ski lift so you can get more ski time in. You’ll have so much fun here, you will want to spend an entire week here. Camelback also has a twist on their snow tubing’s galaxy-themed! It’s great for taking memorable photos with your family.

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