Jack Frost Ski Resort

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Overview

Jack Frost Mountain, located in the Pocono Mountains of Northeastern Pennsylvania and sister mountain of nearby Big Boulder, has 20 slopes and trails for everyone from first-time skiers to advanced boarders. Snow tubing also is available with two cable tows.

Where Is Jack Frost Mountain Ski Resort Located?

The ski resort is located less than an hour from Scranton and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport. You can rent a car to get to the ski resort. It’s located 99 miles north of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and 104 miles west of New York City.

They have 1,500 rooms in slopeside lodging available along with room for 2,000 people in 16 hotels nearby. House rentals are also available.

Restaurants

Breakfast

  • The Chat-n-Chew Cafe serves up all your breakfast favorites so you’re fueled up for a long day on the slopes. 248 PA-940, Blakeslee, PA 18610

Lunch

  • Terra Cottage Café and Gifts is a homey lunch spot with views of the nearby lake. Take the time to check out the decorations. 291 Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, PA 18624

Dinner

  • After spending time in the cold, warming up by the fireplace at Robert Christians Restaurant is going to seem like the perfect idea. Be sure to order a glass of wine from the extensive wine list. 291 Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, PA 18624710 PA-940, Pocono Lake, PA 18347

Apres/Nightlife

  • With its wood paneling and plentiful bar seating, you’ll definitely enjoy your visit to local Irish pub Da’s Pub. It’s cozy and offers your favorite beverages. There is a wide selection of beers on tap and bottles. 5800 PA-115, Blakeslee, PA 18610

Terrain

Terrain

Jack Frost Mountain offers a vertical drop of 600 feet (base elevation 1,400 feet and summit 2,000 feet). It’s 20 trails are broken out as follows: 4 beginner, 6 intermediate and 8 advanced – served by 12 lifts. There are two terrain parks. Average snowfall is 50 inches bolstered by 100% snowmaking. Night skiing is available at Big Boulder, which you can access after you’re done at Jack Frost Mountain.

Inside Scoop

The pass to Jack Frost also gives you access to Big Boulder so you can alternate between the two resorts. During certain times of the year, the resort offers a special Learn to Ski and Ride special, which includes the beginner lift ticket, group lesson and rentals.

Plan Your Trip

Jack Frost Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Average Snowfall

15"
10"
7"
4"
0"
0"
Nov
5"
Dec
9"
Jan
13"
Feb
10"
Mar

Terrain Overview

22%
Beginners Runs
39%
Intermediate Runs
39%
Advanced Runs
18
Runs in Total
1 mi
Longest Run
100 ac
Skiable Terrain
100 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 9

1
Quad Chairs
2
Triple Chairs
5
Double Chairs
1
Surface Lifts

Elevation

2000'
Summit
600'
Vertical Drop
1400'
Base

Important Dates

December 02, 20222022/12/02
Projected Opening
March 26, 20232023/03/26
Projected Closing
105
Projected Days Open
96
Days Open Last Year
50
Years Open
50"
Average Snowfall
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