Get the kids on the skis! Winter sports are exhilarating. Did you know 4th & 5th graders can get a SnowPass to Ski PA? Listed here are some great nearby family friendly ski areas. Most offer a mix of skiing, snowboarding, snowtubing and ice skating nearby. Some offer free lessons for little ones, childcare, and special theme days and festivals for the entire family. Make it a day, or a family getaway! Check for lodging on premises or nearby.
Skiing, snowboarding, and snowtubing, Great friendly mountain for the little ones. Plus expanding terrain park. Mahwah, NJ. 201-327-7800
Skiing, snowtubing, and snowboarding. Terrain Park. 44 trails and 9 lifts. Group lessons ages 7+. Kids Kamp age 5-6. Waterpark & Lodging. Vernon, NJ. 973-827-2000
Great mountain for little ones! 39 trails, 16 lifts. 21 lanes of tubing. 1660 Blue Mountain Dr, Palmerton, PA 610-826-7700
Winter skiing, snowboarding and snowtubing. 23 trails and 6 lifts. Lessons for kids and adults. Lodging on premise. Lehigh Valley, PA, 866-754-2822
Skiing, snowboarding, and 20 lane snowtubing. CamelCare Center: non-skiing child care for children ages 1 to 6 years. Tannersville, PA, 570-629-1661
Family friendly resort with 26 slopes and trails. 2 terrain parks. Snow tubing available. Hidden Valley, PA, 814-443-8000
Skiing, snow tubing, ski lessons. Lake Harmony, PA . 570-443-8425.
Skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing. 23 trails, 2 Terrain Parks. Ski lessons forages 3+. Children 46” tall & under FREE with paying adult. Lodging. East Stroudsburg, PA. 570-421-7231
Known for being a kids and family friendly ski mountain. 51 trails, 8 lifts. Many events. Offers Ski and snowboard lessons and kids camp. Cross country trails too. Lodging nearby. Highmount, NY. 845-254-5600
Families and beginners will enjoy the trails of Hunter, each specially designated for learning and comfort while on the slopes! Great intermediates trails, and challenging expert trails. 58 trails, 12 lifts. Chutes of Snow tubing, each nearly 1,000 feet long. Hunter, NY. 800-486-8376
Known as “The Friendly One”, offers skiing and snowboarding. 14 trails, 5 lifts. Terrain Park. FREE Beginner Ski and Snowboard Lessons on weekends and holidays for first time skiers or boarders (age 5+). Tiny Tots Program too. Warwick, NY. 845-986-4940
Skiing, snowtubing, and ice skating. 54 trails with 12 lifts. Lodging on premise. Windham, NY. 800-754-9463