Near Scranton, the Montage Mountain Resort has 21 runs served by 5 lifts with a maximum vertical descent of 1,000 feet. The Montage Mountain Resort is known for its two terrain parks, the Whistler Terrain Park and the Spike Terrain Park. The Whistler terrain park is perfect for beginners and intermediates. The top of the slope will have 2 medium size jump lines, with medium beginner box and rail features. The middle of the slope will have beginner box and rail features, 3 to 4 jumps, beginner jump line, rail garden and jib lounge. The end of the trail will feature medium to beginner box and rail features. The Spike terrain park begins mid slope and features medium to advanced jump lines, with medium and advanced box and rail features.
Also, make sure to check out the double-black White Lightning Trail.
To reach the snowboarding at Montage Mountain Resort ski area from Philadelphia, follow US476/PA Turnpike to Exit #115 for Wyoming Valley. Head north on US81 to Exit #182 for Montage Mountain Road. Follow the signs to the resort which is located at 1000 Montage Mountain Road.
Overall, Montage Mountain Resort is the 13th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 17 snowboarding resorts in Pennsylvania.