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Shawnee Mountain Kicks Off “Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month” with a $25 Learn to Ski or Snowboard Package

Shawnee on Delaware, PA – January 2015 is again National Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month and...

Shawnee Mountain | GIVE THE GIFT OF SKIING, SNOWBOARDING OR SNOW TUBING

Shawnee on Delaware, PA – With the holiday season upon us, Shawnee Mountain is offering several...

Blue Mountain’s Slopeside Pub & Grill Announces Grand Opening

Palmerton, Pennsylvania (10 December 2014) – Slopeside Pub and Grill, located at Blue Mountain’s...

White Haven, PA-October 2011 - Mountain resorts in the Keystone State have harnessed the latest in technology and trail design to create a blizzard of innovations for a new ski season of fun on the snow. Skiers, snowboarders, and snowtubers will find new trails, new lifts, expanded automated snowmaking, more outdoor dining on those crisp, sundrenched afternoons and bargains galore.

 

Here's what's new on the slopes of Pennsylvania.

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Blue Mountain

  1. US Luge Training and Recruitment Site – This is the only East Coast natural US Luge track that is open to the public.  They will have official US Luge coaches working to evaluate guests
  2. Newly renovated Vista Ballroom
  3. Little Gap – The beginner trail connects Midway and Burma
  4. Razorback – A new black diamond trail
  5. Improved snowmaking
  6. Summit Lodge Courtyard and Cornerstone Grill – Expanded outdoor patio to include additional eateries and seating
  7. Station Teaching – Enjoy a lesson with an instructor that is open-ended <hrdata-mce-alt="Blue Knob" class="system-pagebreak" title="Blue Knob" />

Blue Knob

  1. Improved snowmaking
  2. Newly purchased S.M.I. fan guns and 20 newly designed air water guns
  3. Purchased a new Snow Cat
  4. Made improvements to the legendary ski lodge with new flooring, lighting, fire place reconstruction and some fresh new paint
  5. Upgraded their internet service to provide WiFi at the ski lodge and Resort Club House <hrdata-mce-alt="Camelback" class="system-pagebreak" title="Camelback" />

Camelback

  1. Newly purchased 50 new high-efficiency snow guns from HKD and Turbo Cristal
  2. CBK Terrain Park has invested over $11,000 to debut new cutting-edge rails, boxes and bonks.  CBK Terrain Park will also offer a small rail garden to be used by beginners
  3. Finalizing the installation of an Air Bag, a truly exciting addition to the CBK family of action sports
  4. In the spring they will unveil a 3500’ Zip flyer
  5. Installing a 3200’ steel-track Mountain Coaster <hrdata-mce-alt="Elk Mountain" class="system-pagebreak" title="Elk Mountain" />

Elk Mountain

  1. Three new “airless” type snow guns
  2. An additional 23 “airless” snow gun electric pedestals on the Lenape, Wissahickon and Snow Bowl Trails
  3. Remodeled picnic lodge including a new floor and painting
  4. Ongoing tree planting program with an additional 1200 Norway and White Spruce trees added
  5. Additional rental shop equipment
  6. New grooming tractor <hrdata-mce-alt="Hidden Valley" class="system-pagebreak" title="Hidden Valley" />

Hidden Valley

  1. New Voyager Glades – They added 3.5 acres of glade-skiing
  2. New terrain park on Lower Jaguar
  3. Learn to Ski and Save – Monday and Tuesday $28.00 Package
  4. Savings continue all season – All first-time guests who complete a beginner lesson or a “Learn to Ski or Ride” package will receive a money-saving discount card worth more than $240.00 in savings on return visits
  5. Interior improvements around the resort
  6. Newly renovated Lakeside Room <hrdata-mce-alt="Liberty Mountain" class="system-pagebreak" title="Liberty Mountain" />

Liberty Mountain

  1. Resort Expansion – Upgrades to the “New Side” of Liberty Mountain
  2. More Automated Snowmaking
  3. New loading carpet on the Alpine Quad
  4. Renovations everywhere
  5. New Patio BBQ
  6. Resort Digital Signage
  7. New website <hrdata-mce-alt="Roundtop Mountain" class="system-pagebreak" title="Roundtop Mountain" />

Roundtop Mountain Resort

  1. New Mountain Adventure Canopy Crawl
  2. New OGO Lane and H2OGO Ball
  3. Three new paintball fields and fill station
  4. New ropes course high elements and zip line
  5. New Exhibition Quad chairlift
  6. New expert slope – Patriot
  7. New rental ski equipment
  8. New WiFi and laptop seating area
  9. Even better snowmaking and grooming
  10. New lease equipment
  11. New ski and snowboard tuning equipment <hrdata-mce-alt="Seven Springs" class="system-pagebreak" title="Seven Springs" />

Seven Springs

  1. The first-ever urban terrain park
  2. New Beginner area
  3. Expanding to an olympic-sized halfpipe
  4. Rental shop redesign and partnership with Rossignol
  5. Retrofitting chairlifts
  6. Improving on-mountain customer service

Shawnee Mountain

  1. Two new snow cats
  2. Additional rental equipment
  3. Snowmaking upgrades
  4. Improved WiFi
  5. Seasonal locker room refurbished <hrdata-mce-alt="Ski Denton" class="system-pagebreak" title="Ski Denton" />

Ski Denton

  1. New replacement poma lift on Katy O
  2. Under new management <hrdata-mce-alt="Ski Sawmill" class="system-pagebreak" title="Ski Sawmill" />

Ski Sawmill

  1. “The Triple Chair”
  2. New rental equipment
  3. Five new snow guns <hrdata-mce-alt="Whitetail" class="system-pagebreak" title="Whitetail" />

Whitetail Resort

  1. Fanciful Trail - The snow making system for this trail has been upgraded with new fan guns and pipe.  They also installed lighting, making it accessible for night skiing and snowboarding.  
  2. Rental Equipment
  3. Marketplace – Air conditioning has been installed in Marketplace.
  4. EZ Rider Quad Lift - A state of the art loading carpet has been installed on the EZ Rider Quad Lift.
  5. Windows Outdoor Patio  
  6. Ski & Snowboard Check  -  There complimentary ski & board check has been relocated closer to the Rentals building

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