Skiing

Located on West Mountain, our distinct slopes feature beautiful panoramic views of the Pocono Mountains and wide trails cut through serene Pennsylvania forest.

Because Skytop Lodge prides itself with its natural environment, all winter activities are weather-dependent. Ski and snowboard rentals are available and lessons are offered to participants of most ages and skill levels.

Skytop Lodge’s Ski Hill is located on the opposite side of Skytop Lake at the intersection of Dutch Hill Road and Route 390. It is a short ride by car or shuttle or approximately a scenic, 15 minute walk on our Lake Trail.

Ski & Snowboard Rental:

When renting our equipment, you will be confident that you have been properly fitted for a comfortable and safe day out on the slopes.

  • Resort Guests: $30 Per Day for Ski or Snowboard with Helmet | Lift Ticket is $10 Per Person
  • Non-Resort Guests: $40 Per Day for Ski or Snowboard with Helmet | Lift Ticket is $20 Per Person
  • Our skis have shaped heads, making them the best option for any skier from beginner to advanced. Snowboarding rentals by Burton Boarding, the most trusted brand in snowboard equipment.

Ski & Snowboarding Lessons:

Skytop Lodge offers the perfect setting for new skiers and snowboarders without the crowds! Starting from age four for skiing and seven for snowboarding, Skytop Lodge’s Ski School gives personalized attention to each participant. 50 minutes with one of our experienced instructors, in a family group, is an ideal way to learn the ski techniques you will need to ski or ride any mountain.

We offer personalized classes for all ages, from children as young as four through adolescent and adult lessons.

For those wishing to learn snowboarding, Skytop offers Snowboarding School for ages seven and up. Beginner riders will find our Rental System perfect for learning the ropes of this great sport!

Lesson Information:

  • Lessons are 50-Minute Duration
  • Must be Four (4) and Up for Ski Lessons and Seven (7) and Up for Snowboard Lessons
  • Rental Equipment (Not Included with Lesson)  | Resort Guest $30 | Outside Guest $40
  • Lift Ticket – Lift Tickets are included with Lesson, when Ski Hill is Open
Lesson Prices:
  • Private (one-on-one) $95 per person, Must note if Ski or Snowboard.
  • Family Lessons- (same reservation up to 6 people, min of two people, entire group must either be Ski or snowboard but CAN NOT have both in one lesson.) – $75 per person
Arrival Time:
  • If guest is using their own equipment we ask they arrive to check in for their lesson 30 minutes prior.
  • If Guest needs Rental equipment it can take up to an hour to get them outfitted. They should be informed to arrive 60 Minutes prior to their lesson. This is particularly important on weekends and holidays if they do not arrive early enough there is no guarantee they will have their equipment in time for the start of their lesson and their lesson will end on time.

 

Call Reservations
For the safety of our guests, all activities are weather-dependent. For the most up-to-date conditions or if you have any questions, concerns or would like to make a reservation, you may contact our Reservations team at 855.345.7759.

Ski/Snowboard School lessons must be made in advance and are required. We maintain a two-hour cancellation policy.