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Shawnee Mountain

Shawnee-on-Delaware, Pennsylvania

Vertical drop:700 feet
Skiable acres:125
Longest run:5,100 feet

Shawnee Mountain makes snow - a lot of it - and usually claims the earliest Poconos season opening date. The resort is one of the most popular in the Poconos and also has a great reputation as a family resort. As a result of Shawnee’s popularity, expect lift lines on holidays and weekends. Shawnee is located near the New Jersey border.

Beginners and intermediates will feel most at home at Shawnee, with plenty of beginner terrain near the base lodge. Shawnee has a strong Ski School offering a number of programs, including many focused towards kids. Shawnee also features a Snow Tubing Park with 6 lanes, serviced by two carpet lifts.

Snowboarders will find two terrain parks at Shawnee. Shawnee was one of the first east coast resorts to cater to snowboarders.

In 2010, Shawnee Mountain installed its first high-speed quad chairlift. In 2011, Shawnee expanded its snow grooming fleet with the purchase of two new Snow Cats.

Key Statistics

Resort Name: Shawnee Mountain
Vertical Drop: 700 feet
  • 25% beginner
  • 50% intermediate
  • 25% advanced
  • Skiable Acres: 125
    Longest Run: 5,100 feet
    Lift Capacity: 12,600 per hour
    Lifts: 10 (1 high-speed quad, 1 quad, 4 doubles and 4 carpets)
    Night Skiing: Yes, on 95% of terrain
    Terrain Park: Two terrain parks - an Advanced Park and a Beginners Incubator Park.
    Halfpipe: (No halfpipe)
    Tubing Park: 6 chutes, 2 carpet lifts, single and 2-person tandem tubes.
    Address: P.O. Box 339, Hollow Road
    Shawnee-on-Delaware, PA 18356
    Phone: (570) 421-7231 or (800) 233-4218 (snow report)
    Latitude: 41.037801
    Longitude: -75.079579
    Links: http://www.shawneemt.com/
    Conditions near Shawnee Mountain:
    7:53 pm on November 12 / Mount Pocono, Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport
    16° F
    Wind Speed:17 mph
    Barometer:30.03 in
    Dewpoint:7 °F
    Visibility:10.00 mi
    Sunrise:6:43 a.m.
    Sunset:4:45 p.m.
    Excellent snowmaking conditions right now. 

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    News about Shawnee Mountain

    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.

    What’s New for 2011: Shawnee Mountain

      November 12, 2011 - Two new Piston Bully Snow Cats are joining Shawnee Mountain’s snow grooming fleet this winter.

    What’s New for 2010: Shawnee Mountain

      November 6, 2010 - Shawnee Mountain has installed its first high-speed quad, which will whisk skiers and boarders to the top of the Pennsylvania mountain beginning this winter. The new chairlift is the centerpiece of $5 million in capital improvements made over the summer.

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