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Dec 02, 2022

Unveiling of New Black Bear 6 Lift with Ribbon Cutting on Opening Day

TANNERSVILLE, Penn. – Camelback Resort announces its 2022/2023 Ski Season opens on Friday, December 16. The resort will unveil its new Black Bear 6, a high speed six-person lift, at a ribbon cutting ceremony with a DJ, coffee and more at 8 a.m. with the lifts set to start spinning at 9 a.m.

Voted one of the “Best Ski Resorts in the U.S. and Canada” in Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards and just 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Philadelphia, Camelback is a year-round adventure destination that is always an exciting retreat for snow enthusiasts of all ages and proficiency levels from beginners to pros.

Targeted slopes and trails for opening day on December 16 are Sunbowl, Oak Grove, Turkey Trot, Coolmoor, The Hump, John Bailey, Sullivan’s Trail, King Tut, Meadows, Asp and Upper Ramble.

Celebrating its 59th winter anniversary, Camelback Mountain’s non-stop snow is facilitated by more than 1,500 guns covering 166 acres of slopes and employing a state-of-the-art snowmaking system.

Lift tickets and season passes may be purchased online.


December 16 to 22 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

December 23 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

December 24 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

December 25 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

December 26 and on from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

First Tracks for passholders is at 7:30 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, excluding Christmas Day

WHERE:       Camelback Resort

193 Resort Drive

Tannersville, PA 18372

Phone 1-855-515-1283

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About Camelback Resort

Nestled in the scenic Pocono Mountains, which were formed 400 million years ago, Camelback Resort is a year-round destination ideal for adventure-packed multi-generational family travel and experiences. The 560-acre resort includes Camelback Mountain for unsurpassed skiing, snowboarding, and snowtubing; Camelback Mountain Adventures for ziplining, a treetop obstacle course, and alpine mountain coaster; Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark, Pennsylvania’s biggest outdoor waterpark; and Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark, the latter voted USA Today’s 2022 #1 Indoor Waterpark.

Accommodations are available at Camelback Lodge, an eight-story mountain modern-designed hotel with 453 guest suites, featuring many dining choices including ski-in/ski-out restaurants, a fitness center, 20,000 square feet of flexible conference and meeting venues and 170,000 square feet of indoor adventure and entertainment space.

For reservations and more information, call 1-855-515-1283 or visit