Cross Country Skiing
Water Gap National Recreation Area
Cross-country skiing is available in Pennsylvania at Slateford along
Route 611, McDade Trail along River Road and Milford Beach Southward.
Skiing is also available at Blue Mountain Lakes along Old Mine Road
north of Millbrook NJ. Maps are available at www.nps.gov/dewa.
Road Bushkill , PA 18324-9999
Web Site: http://www.nps.gov/dewa
Run State Park
Approximately 16 miles of ungroomed trails are open to cross-country
skiing at Hickory Run State Park. The trails vary from fairly flat to
somewhat steeper slopes, please use caution and plan according to your
ability. A map is available on our website at http://www.visitPAparks.com.
Day/Hours: 8 AM to Sunset, daily
of Trails: 8
Weather Permitting: Yes
Snow Making: No
Trail Length: 17 miles
Box 81 White Haven , PA 18661
Toll-Free: 888-727-2757 Phone: 570-443-0400
Web Site: http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/hickoryrun.aspx
Gorge State Park
The Lehigh Gorge Trail on the west side of the river from the White
Haven Access Area to the Glen Onoko Access Area is open to cross-country
skiing. The trail follows an old railroad grade, making it fairly flat
and wide. The section from White Haven to Penn Haven Junction, consisting
of 15 miles, is also open to snowmobiles. Parking is available at the
three public access areas located at White Haven, Rockport, and Glen
Onoko. A map is available on our website at: http://www.visitPAparks.com.
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM, Weekends when ski conditions are
favorable call for hours
of Trails: Numerous
$20 per day - plus tax, after 2 PM $10 - plus tax
Length: 18 Miles
Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe , PA 18229
Phone: 570-325-3669 | Fax: 570-325-4166
Web Site: http://www.mauchchunklakepark.com
Cross-country skiing is permitted on all 13 trails throughout Nescopeck
State Park. The ungroomed trails are relatively flat or have slight
grades making this a great way to explore the park during winter. Many
of the trailheads are located along Honey Hole Road. Other parking is
available near the office/education center and Lake Frances. A map is
available on our website at: http://www.visitPAparks.com.
Honey Hold Road Drums , PA 18222
Toll-Free: 888-727-2757 Phone: 570-403-2006
Web Site: http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks
Promised Land State Park
There are about 50 miles of hiking trails in Promised Land State Park
and the surrounding state forest. The trails lead through areas rich
in historic and scenic interest perfect for nature study, relaxation
and exploration. Skiing and snowshoeing are permitted on all trails.
Bruce Lake Natural Area and Conservation Island are the best trails
8 AM to Sunset, daily
of Trails: All
Trail Length: Several miles, each varies in length
Lakeside trail, joint use with snowmobiles and campground road.