There’s nothing like a good ski trip to freshen up your life in the winter. Skiing is a leisure activity that’s bound to boost up your spirit and energize your body. The snow, the slides, the scenery, the exercise, the fresh air and cleanliness of the views, all come together to create an all in all magical experience.
So for all you snow lovers, here’s a list of the best ski trips you could take from NYC, beautiful slopes and skiing sites that wait just around the corner.
Snow on Central Park by: Tatiana Shebelova
Pay a Visit to Sterling Forest
This modest and beautiful skiing site is a great place to learn the basics of sliding, or just taking a nonchalant trip: it’s cheap on the pocket, kept clean and organized, and is relatively close to NYC; Perfect for a simple worry-free skiing adventure.
Check Your Skills at Mountain Creek
This is the New York\New Jersey Metro’s area closest ski site, located only 47 miles from NYC. In the resort you will find 167 acres of skiing ground on four peaks. This site is perfect for snowboarders looking to check their moves, since about a quarter of this resort is dedicated to ails, hips, and a half-pipe.
Slide the slopes at Windham Mountain
A chill down spot that offers 39 trails that, even at the beginner level, are more than just straight, dull runs, offering a balanced experience. Paragon Sports have bus trips there every Sunday.