Of mice and moguls.


Tannersville, Pennsylvania

Vertical drop:800 feet
Skiable acres:160
Longest run:1 mile

Camelback has received the highest ranking among Mid-Atlantic resorts in the SKI Magazine annual reader resort survey, and it’s not hard to imagine why. With 34 trails, two high-speed quads, and plenty of snowmaking, Camelback offers something for skiers and boarders alike. Camelback also has a snow tubing park with single and family-size tubes. Camelback attracts a lot of visitors; expect crowds on weekends.

Camelback has made regular improvements to its snowmaking system. During the summer of 2008, Camelback installed 110 new low-energy snow guns, in a move that should save 50,000 gallons of diesel fuel annually.

Camelback’s Ski School offers programs for children and adults, with specialty racer programs and an “introduce-a-friend-to-skiing” program. Camelback offers complimentary helmets to children 12 and under participating in Ski School programs.

A number of lodging options are available near Camelback.

Key Statistics

Resort Name: Camelback
Vertical Drop: 800 feet
  • 61% beginner
  • 24% intermediate
  • 15%
  • Skiable Acres: 160
    Longest Run: 1 mile
    Lift Capacity: 18,600 per hour
    Lifts: 15 (2 high-speed quads, 3 triples, 6 doubles, 1 SunKid surface lift, 1 Coolmoor Magic Carpet, 2 tubing Magic Carpet lifts)
    Night Skiing: Yes, on 100% of terrain
    Terrain Park: Three terrain parks are available. A 650-foot handle tow lift was added to the Rhodo Terrain Park in 2007.
    Halfpipe: (No halfpipe)
    Tubing Park: Services by two magic carpet lifts.
    Address: P.O. Box 168
    Tannersville, PA 18372
    Phone: (570) 629-1661 or (800) 233-8100 (ski report)
    Latitude: 41.048482
    Longitude: -75.352306
    Links: http://www.skicamelback.com/
    Conditions near Camelback:
    8:53 pm on November 12 / Mount Pocono, Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport
    15° F
    Wind Speed:15 mph
    Barometer:30.05 in
    Dewpoint:3 °F
    Visibility:10.00 mi
    Sunrise:6:44 a.m.
    Sunset:4:46 p.m.
    Excellent snowmaking conditions right now. 

    Weather supplied by the National Weather Service. Errors or reporting delays may be possible.

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    Snow Conditions at Camelback:
    Nov 7, 2019 at 7 am
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    News about Camelback

    News Briefs: Management Changes at Whitetail, Wisp

      August 2, 2019 - There has been a changing of the guard at two Mid-Atlantic ski areas as two long-time General Managers have retired. Whitetail’s Don MacAskill is being succeeded by Brett Cook, while Wisp’s Jerry Geisler is being succeeded by Ron Hawkes.

    Rain Tries to Crash Party, but More Resorts Slated to Open

      December 20, 2018 - Early-season cold temperatures enabled many Mid-Atlantic resorts to fire up the snowguns, but the cold gave way to some bouts of milder temps and heavy rain, which has delayed the start of the season for some resorts. Although pre-Christmas rain is still adding to the challenge, several additional resorts plan to open in the coming days.

    The Mid-Atlantic Ski Season Kicks Off

      December 14, 2017 - The past week saw the arrival of cold temperatures, and the dip in Mercury allowed ski areas to fire up their snowguns. Although lifts have already started running at several resorts, by the end of the December 16-17 weekend nearly every ski resort in the Mid-Atlantic will have kicked off its 2017-2018 winter season. DCSki has the latest opening information here.

    Snowpass Program Provides Free Skiing for Fourth and Fifth Graders in Pennsylvania

      November 5, 2017 - For the fourteenth year, the Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (PSAA) is offering a Snowpass program that allows fourth and fifth graders to his the slopes free, up to three times each at each participating Pennsylvania resort, with some limitations.

    Mid-Atlantic Ski Season Gains Momentum

      December 27, 2012 - A shot of cold air and some natural snow has helped launch the 2012-2013 winter season in a big way. Find out the status of Mid-Atlantic ski areas.

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