Ski and snowboard enthusiasts from around the world:

We have been proud to provide you with free access to snow reports, resort guides and more, and we are beyond grateful for your readership and contributions to our community over the years.

Unfortunately given the changing media landscape, Mountain News Corporation has experienced financial declines in recent years. With additional economic challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic now facing our business, it is not financially viable to continue operating.

Mountain News Corporation and our OnTheSnow and Skiinfo websites will be shutting down. We will explore the possibility of selling, partnering, or contributing assets to another media outlet if there is an opportunity to allow for a consistent or enhanced online experience. For inquiries about Mountain News Corporation, please email Feedback_OTS@mountainnews.com.

We want to thank our loyal employees for their tireless work over the years to bring great information to all of you. We take comfort knowing that our collective passion for the sport of skiing and snowboarding will certainly live on.

We’ll see you on the mountain.


– Mountain News Corporation

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Elevation

  • 1190ft
    Summit
  • 620ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 570ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 5
  • 0
  • 0
  • 3
  • 8
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    35%

  • Intermediate Runs

    40%

  • Advanced Runs

    0%

  • Expert Runs

    25%

  • Runs

    16

  • Terrain Parks

    3

  • Night Skiing

    100 ac

  • Longest Run

    1 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    100 ac

  • Snow Making

    100 ac

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Overview

Located just north of the Maryland-Pennsylvania border, Liberty Mountain ski resort is one of the area’s premier resorts, with over 275 acres of year-round amenities and activities. Liberty offers 100 acres of skiing and snowboarding terrain, and up to 15 snow tubing lanes, ski and snowboard instruction, a Children’s Learning Center, three terrain parks and a winter sports retail shop.

In the summer months, play at Carroll Valley Golf at Liberty Mountain Resort, an 18-hole championship course located in a valley set amidst the picturesque rolling hills of South-Central Pennsylvania. A variety of well-appointed venues allow for gatherings and celebrations in any season. Whether it is winter or summer, spring or fall, Liberty has something for your perfect mountain getaway.

Where Is Liberty Mountain Ski Resort Located?

Positioned in the mountains of Southern Pennsylvania, it is about a one-hour drive from Baltimore and Washington, D.C. It is approximately 2.5 hours from Philadelphia. All these areas are serviced by major airports.

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing12/21/202004/01/2020
  • Years Open
    55
  • Average Snowfall
    31"

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Terrain

With 620 feet of vertical drop and 100 skiable acres, Liberty Mountain Resort offers something for every member of your party. Average snowfall is 31 inches, bolstered by snowmaking on 100% of the acreage. Base elevation is 570 feet, and top elevation is 1,190 feet. There are 22 runs, breaking out as follows: 27% beginner, 41% intermediate, 14% advanced and 18% expert. The longest run is 5,200 feet: Dipsy Doodle. All runs are serviced by 9 chairs, including 5 quad chairs.

Freestylers should head to the three terrain parks. Skier’s right at West Side Park is for beginners, and the center section and skier’s left are for intermediate freestylers. Vertigo and Adventure Alley are designed for experts.

Liberty Mountain Resort has 350 snow guns, which help maintain the base of snow. When conditions are ideal, the snow guns will automatically fire, allowing for snow to be made in less than one hour. There are individual and package ski and snowboard lessons available, including specialty classes. The Children’s Learning Center is specially designed to help children learn the sport. Liberty Mountain also offers special events throughout every season, including live music.

Breakfast Places

  • Westside Diner offers no-fuss standard American diner breakfast. 51 West Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Our Favorite Lunch Spots

  • If you don’t mind a short drive, Food 101 has everything from salads to pizzas and sandwiches. 101 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Dinner

  • Taverna Restaurant offers daily specials on drinks and food. If you can, grab a seat on the patio if the weather is nice. 5450 Fairfield Road, Fairfield, PA 17320

Après/Nightlife

  • Take advantage of the views while sipping your favorite cocktail at Eagle & The Owl. If you missed dinner, this is a great spot to grab some comfort food. 78 Country Club Trail, Fairfield, PA 17320

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Liberty Reviews

Muziki Azaral
24th April 20205
Liberty is a amazing ski resort. Not only is the trails easy to remember but a lot of the trail are family...Full review
Diane Peterson
9th January 20202
This place needs to be restructured from top to ground floor staff! I have a special needs child- Lessons didn’t go well!...Full review
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Ski and snowboard enthusiasts from around the world:

We have been proud to provide you with free access to snow reports, resort guides and more, and we are beyond grateful for your readership and contributions to our community over the years.

Unfortunately given the changing media landscape, Mountain News Corporation has experienced financial declines in recent years. With additional economic challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic now facing our business, it is not financially viable to continue operating.

Mountain News Corporation and our OnTheSnow and Skiinfo websites will be shutting down. We will explore the possibility of selling, partnering, or contributing assets to another media outlet if there is an opportunity to allow for a consistent or enhanced online experience. For inquiries about Mountain News Corporation, please email Feedback_OTS@mountainnews.com.

We want to thank our loyal employees for their tireless work over the years to bring great information to all of you. We take comfort knowing that our collective passion for the sport of skiing and snowboarding will certainly live on.

We’ll see you on the mountain.


– Mountain News Corporation