Union Dale, PA
Elk sits in the Endless Mountains, north of Scranton. It advertises itself as offering Vermont skiing, and the trail system does contain stretches that live up that billing. No resort amenities are to be found nearby, but if you come here to simply ride or skiand maybe have dinner in the ...
North Creek, NY
Gore is considered Whiteface's "sister" because they're both operated by the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA), but that's about as far as the relationship goes. Gore's trail system bespeaks times gone bytree-lined, they present twists and turns in a meandering texture. Gore ...
Oswego, Ithaca, Utica, Oneonta: The names given to central New York towns located in the Military Tract (a tract of land originally intended to be given as bounty to soldiers of the Revolutionary War) are mostly Greek and Roman inspired. And for more than 50 years, Greek Peak, a ski resort in ...
Hidden beneath the tumult, the crowds, the singles scene, and the beehive atmosphere lies one fine ski hill. Intermediate trails are plentiful and alluring, and there's enough challenging terrain to keep advanced skiers very happy. High-speed chairlifts have eased the lift-line backups, but ...
Seven Springs, PA
Set a stone's throw outside of Pittsburgh, this mega-resort defies definition. Most wouldn't list it among the northeastern resorts, but the place is so unique, it's worth mentioning. How is it special? Well, with a base lodge hotel; numerous game rooms and arcades; an indoor pool; a shopping ...
Just a few miles north of Hunter, but worlds apart as far as atmosphere, sits Windham Mountain. The modern base lodge, among the most pleasant anywhere, and the generally simple trail layout make this a great place for intermediates and families. Beginners find safe haven on the far right side ...