Spring Mountain

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Top Ski & Snowboard Lessons For Kids

Our region is endowed with first class ski schools that have even sent Pennsylvania youngsters to America’s Olympic ski team.



Top Ski & Ride Bargains

Bargain fever has hit the nearby slopes, and discount skiing and snowboarding have become the norm. That is, if you know where and when to look.


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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: They’re Making Snow at Pennsylvania’s Ski Slopes

Skiers and snowboarders are about to get their first taste of a new season, and Jay Lloyd reports it’s just a short drive to a snow sports getaway.


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What’s New On The Slopes Part 2

From the foothills of the Pocono Mountains just north of Allentown to central Montgomery County where generations of skiers made their first turns, the region is alive with snow sports action. Here’s what’s new for the upcoming season at the three area resorts closest to home.


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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Winter Fun While Earning A Living

Now is the time to make a winter dream come true for anyone who just can’t get enough of skiing and snowboarding. Jay Lloyd describes how you can work and play at the same time.


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Guide To Summer On The Slopes

Once upon a time, in a previous century, ski areas were the exclusive province of skiers. Then ski area operators realized they were sitting on a summertime treasure that was lying dormant.


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Guide To Nearby Zip Line Tours

Three popular regional ski areas now offer these dynamic zip line tours; here’s where you’ll find them.


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A Guide To Spring Mountain

SPRING MOUNTAIN 757 Spring Mountain Rd. Spring Mount, PA http://www.springmountainadventures.com/index.php Generations of area skiers and snowboarders took their first gliding steps on snow at Spring Mountain in the heart of Montgomery County. It is one […]



Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: A Ski Patrol Pioneer

Some getaways, especially on the slopes and waterways, carry a degree of risk. This week, Jay Lloyd salutes a man who helped mitigate the mishaps.


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Best One Tank Trips

Getting away from it all doesn’t necessarily mean a trek to Bermuda, the Bahamas or Borneo. It can be an odyssey on a single tank of gas.