Spring Mount, Pennsylvania
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|Resort Overview - reported by M. Scott Smith, DCSki Editor|
Spring Mountain is a small ski hill, offering 8 trails with a vertical of 420 feet, but itís a ski hill thatís only 28 miles from Philadelphia. That makes the ski area popular with Philly natives who donít want to drive all the way to the Poconos.
Spring Mountain also offers a snow tubing area with two tubing runs.
In the off-season, Spring Mountain offers activities such as canopy tours, geocaching, and rock climbing.
|8 (1 beginner, 5 intermediate, 2 advanced)|
|9,500 per hour|
|6 (3 doubles, 1 triple, 1 surface, 1 margic carpet.)|
|Spring Mountain offers night skiing, until 9 or 10 p.m. at night. Check with resort for current operating hours.|
|Two tubing runs, serviced by surface lift.|
|757 Spring Mount Road; Spring Mount, PA 19478|
Estimated Distances from Major Cities
|Baltimore, MD||2 hours, 25 minutes||126 miles|
|Washington, DC||3 hours, 10 minutes||161 miles|
|Arlington, VA||3 hours, 15 minutes||165 miles|
|Richmond, VA||5 hours||274 miles|
|Pittsburgh, PA||5 hours||291 miles|
|Harrisburg, PA||1 hour, 50 minutes||93 miles|
|Philadelphia, PA||55 minutes||39 miles|
|Charleston, WV||7 hours, 15 minutes||447 miles|
|Raleigh, NC||7 hours, 40 minutes||450 miles|
|Charlotte, NC||9 hours, 15 minutes||569 miles|
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A snow condition report for Spring Mountain is shown below. Because condition reports may not be updated regularly, be sure to check the date and timestamp on the report. Before making a trip, we recommend contacting resorts directly for the latest conditions.
|Spring Mountain, PA||
As of 11:08:00 on 2011-03-14
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Spring Mountain has an official webcam page here.
The past five articles related to Spring Mountain are shown below.
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.
Firsthand Report: Spring Mountain - A bit of the Midwest in the Mid-Atlantic (January 4, 2009)
In late December, DCSki Columnist Robbie Allen visited Spring Mountain, a small ski area just outside of Philadelphia. He found that Spring Mountain offers a bit of midwestern-style skiing. He provides this Firsthand Report.
(2 reader comments)
Whoís Open? A Detailed Look at Mid-Atlantic Ski Areas (March 17, 2008)
Spring is a mixed blessing: Mid-Atlantic resorts begin to close one by one, but the weather is nice and the rates canít be beat. DCSki provides a detailed look at the current operating status of Mid-Atlantic ski areas.
Results of the 2008 DCSki Annual Survey: Top Resorts in the Mid-Atlantic (February 22, 2008)
During January, DCSki asked its readers to complete a survey, ranking Mid-Atlantic ski areas in a number of categories. Over 100 readers filled out this detailed survey, providing a measurement of what local resorts are doing well, and what they could be doing better. We also asked readers to cast a critical eye on DCSki itself. The results are in, so kick back, relax, and see if you agree with readersí picks for best resort in various categories.
Complete Breakdown of Opening Dates (December 6, 2007)
If you live in the Mid-Atlantic, youíll have your pick of several dozen resorts to ski or snowboard at this weekend. DCSki provides a complete breakdown of opening-day plans for resorts from North Carolina up through northern Pennsylvania. Cold temperatures and natural snow have produced remarkable early-season conditions.
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November 23, 2007 at 8:52 pm
I have been there many timees always something to do for the whole family Is it true that 7 Springs is your 1 Ski resort angin ?? That is almost 5 years in a row now hope they keep up the good work Rhonda Miller
Comments on Spring Mountain - Bad Experience - posted by Meryl
March 6 at 2:25 am
My friend and I went snow tubing. It was a mild evening, but was very icy and dangerous at the bottom of the run. People were getting hurt left and right, some going to the hospital. Also, after your run you had to go down some steps to walk around and get in line again. There was a significant drop from the last step to the ground, and it was not only sloped but icy and very dangerous. They offer a 4 hour evening session from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. My friend and I got there at 7 p.m., only did 3 runs and both got hurt. We went to speak with the owner and he was very unsympathetic and not helpful at all, making excuses all the while. We basically wasted our money. There's also a sign up when you come in to pay that says if they have 200 people during a session, you may only get one run an hour.
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