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Camelback Mountain
Tannersville, Pennsylvania
Vertical drop:827 feet
Base elevation:1,252 feet
Peak elevation:2,079 feet
Skiable acres:166
Longest run:1 mile
Trails:39

Camelback is a popular resort with skiers, and it’s not hard to see why. Its 39 trails, spread evenly across a wide mountain, offer a lot of variety for beginner and expert skiers alike. Camelback also has a snow tubing park with single and family-size tubes. The downside to Camelback’s popularity is that it can be crowded on weekends.

Camelback’s generous snowmaking system keeps the trails covered with snow, and all but one trail are lit for night skiing. The ski area has 377 total snow guns, including 196 tower guns.

Terrain park enthusiasts will enjoy Camelback’s CBK Park, which runs from the top to the bottom of the mountain. It features a jump line, rails, and boxes ranging in difficulty from advanced to expert.

A number of lodging options are available near Camelback. An on-site lodge includes an indoor water park.

Camelback has instituted protocols for the 2020-2021 winter season to protect guests during the COVID-19 pandemic. Social distancing will be enforced on chairlifts, limiting chairs to guests arriving from the same party or two singles at opposite ends of quad chairs. All lift tickets must be purchased on-line. Visit this page to learn more about COVID-19 protocols in place at Camelback.

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Key Statistics

Resort Name: Camelback Mountain
Vertical Drop: 827 feet
Base Altitude: 1,252 feet
Peak Altitude: 2,079 feet
Trails: 39 Trails:
  • 39% beginner
  • 52% intermediate
  • 9% expert
Skiable Acres: 166
Longest Run: 1 mile
Lifts: 16 (2 high-speed quads, 3 triples, 5 doubles, 4 Magic Carpet lifts, 2 Tubing Magic Carpet Lifts)
Night Skiing: Yes, on all but one trail.
Terrain Park: Several terrain parks available.
Tubing Park: Serviced by two magic carpet lifts.
Address: 301 Resort Drive
Tannersville, PA 18372
Phone: (570) 629-1661
Social Media: Facebook link Twitter link Instagram link
Webcams: View resort webcams
Web Site: http://www.skicamelback.com/
Directions: Via Google Maps

Trail Map

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Weather near Camelback

5:53 pm on October 31 / Mount Pocono, Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport
Overcast
36° F
Overcast
Humidity:64% Visibility:10.00
Wind Speed:7 mph wind_S Sunrise:6:31 a.m.
Barometer:30.38 in Sunset:4:59 p.m.
Dewpoint:25 °F
Probably too warm for snowmaking right now. No snowmaking
Tonight
cloudy
Low: 32°
Increasing Clouds
Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
rainy
High: 47°
Chance of Rain then Rain
Rain, mainly after 2pm. High near 47. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
rainy
Low: 28°
Chance of Rain/Snow then Chance of Snow Showers
A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
sunny
High: 37°
Chance of Snow Showers and Breezy then Mostly Sunny and Windy
A chance of snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

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


Snow conditions at Camelback

Opening soon for snow sports

Snow conditions supplied by SnoCountry, and may be inaccurate or delayed at times. Please check directly with Camelback for the most up-to-date snow and operating conditions.


News about Camelback

News Briefs: Management Changes at Whitetail, Wisp
Article thumbnail 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
Article thumbnail 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
Article thumbnail 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
Article thumbnail 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.
DCSki Introduces New Features to Track Resort “Tweets”
November 15, 2009 - The Twitter microblogging service allows individuals and companies to create and share short text-based updates called “Tweets.” Over a dozen ski areas in the mid-Atlantic region have created a presence on Twitter, using Twitter to post announcements and information. DCSki now captures these updates and makes them readily available to skiers and boarders, whether or not they have their own Twitter account.
What’s New for 2008: Camelback
November 15, 2008 - Camelback will eliminate the use of 50,000 gallon of diesel fuel annually through its purchase of 110 new low-energy snow guns. Improved lighting and a new park groomer round out improvements at the Pennsylvania ski area.
Guess What? It’s Not Too Late to Ski
April 3, 2008 - The vast majority of Mid-Atlantic resorts have ended their ski and snowboarding season. However, if you’re itching to get in a few last turns, it’s not too late. Several resorts plan to offer skiing and boarding for one last weekend, on April 5 and 6.
Who’s 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 can’t be beat. DCSki provides a detailed look at the current operating status of Mid-Atlantic ski areas.
March Signals Arrival of Mid-Atlantic Resort Festivals
March 5, 2008 - It’s March, and that means it’s time for spring festivals at Mid-Atlantic resorts. A number of resorts will hold carnivals and festivals in the coming weeks, bringing fun activities to the slopes such as pond-skimming contests, games, live music, and prizes.

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