Press Room

Welcome to Camelback Resort, home to Countless Adventures in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Below you'll find a collection of information releases that highlight new and exciting developments at the resort.

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We welcome media to visit and experience Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark, Camelback Mountain, Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark and Camelback Mountain Adventures. Our news media admission policy enables working media to become familiar with the property’s unique features and theming. We will consider requests on a case-by-case basis based upon relevancy to each news outlet and market. This courtesy is extended to active members of the news media only.

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April 11, 2018

Tannersville, Pa. (April 11, 2018) – Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark was ranked among the 30 top indoor waterparks in the world—and #1 in the state of Pennsylvania—by U.S. News & World Report. Aquatopia offers year-round family fun to guests and visitors at Camelback Resort, the Poconos’ premier adventure destination.



April 9, 2018

Tannersville, Pa. (April 9, 2018) – Camelback Resort, the Poconos’ premier family adventure destination, has announced the first quarterly winner of its “Adventure of a Lifetime” Sweepstakes, Randi Sullivan of Raritan, NJ. 


Sam Adams Big Air with Olympic Medalist Scotty Lago

February 5, 2018

Olympic Medalist, Scotty Lago at Camelback Resort
for the Sam Adams Big Air Freestyle show 
Sat. Feb. 10th 

Tannersville, Pa. – Feb. 5, 2018 - Camelback Resort and the famed Boston Beer Company, Sam Adams, announce the return of the “3D Air & Après Freestyle Show” on Saturday, Feb. 10. The night time on-snow spectacular combines the thrill and technical skills of Olympic & X-Game skiers and snowboarders, alongside cutting-edge 3D projection mapping and animation. 

Starting at 6:00PM on Saturday, February 10th, Olympic Medalist, Scotty Lago will return to Camelback Resort to show off the high-flying skills that won him a bronze medal in the snowboard halfpipe at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games. Camelback Resort is excited to welcome several of the industry’s most talented and highly medaled athletes who will perform awe-inspiring, high-flying aerials across a 30+ foot gap throughout the show. 


Adventure of a Lifetime Sweepstakes

January 22, 2018

New Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark at Resorts World Catskills to Make a

Big Splash with Launch of $250,000 Year-Long Sweepstakes  

 “Adventure of a Lifetime” Sweepstakes will feature premium prize giveaways as an exciting lead up to The Kartrite’s grand opening.


MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Jan. 22, 2018) – As an exciting prelude to its much anticipated early 2019 grand opening, the new Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark at Resorts World Catskills is launching the “Adventure of a Lifetime” Sweepstakes. This year-long contest, hosted at, launched on Jan. 17 and will run through Dec. 31, 2018.  In total, the giveaway prizes will have a value of $250,000.

The “Adventure of a Lifetime” Sweepstakes provides participants with opportunities to win at three separate prize levels – the Epic Instant Win Prizes as part of the ‘Spin to Play,’ a large quarterly prize, and one final grand prize – the “Adventure of a Lifetime.” Visitors to who submit their full name, email address, home state and zip code of residence will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes.


The New Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark

January 16, 2018

Camelback Resort Owners to Open

The Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark


The Kartrite brand celebrates the spirit of exploration and the rebirth of the Catskills
as an international destination.

MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Jan. 16, 2018) – Ken Ellis and Arthur Berry III, co-owners of the Poconos’ premier adventure destination, Camelback Resort, have announced their next widely anticipated project. The Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark is being built on the Resorts World Catskills campus located in the Town of Thompson, N.Y. Set to open in early 2019, The Kartrite will feature two acres of exhilarating four-season indoor waterpark space and a luxury hotel with 324 exquisitely designed guest suites.


Ellis and Berry are recognized nationally as the innovators behind the award-winning Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark located in Tannersville, Pa. Their newest development provides an opportunity for them to raise the bar for family-friendly adventure once again.


Coaster Addict visits Camelback

August 24, 2017

Poconos are Home to Epic Entertainment Oasis

A decade ago, the Camelback Resort in the beautiful Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania could have been a location that was not well-known by amusement park enthusiasts across America. With the incredible development that has completely transformed this park in the last decade, however, anonymity is not a likely trait for this park to maintain. Known for over one half of a century as a ski resort with over thirty trails and more recently two terrain parks, the resort has been diversifying its entertainment amenities to guests at a rapid rate.



June 24, 2017

Camelback Resort, located in the Pocono Mountains, is relaunching the iconic Alpine Slide of yesteryear this summer at its popular outdoor destination, Camelback Mountain Adventures. The new Pocono Pipeline, opens to the public Saturday, June 24.


Camelbeach Opens Memorial Day Weekend

May 24, 2017
FREE Admission for Military & Card Carrying Dependents Memorial Day Weekend

12:00PM Memorial Day Ceremony 

Tannersville, Pa. (May 24, 2017) –  Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark, Pennsylvania’s biggest waterpark located at Camelback Resort in the Pocono Mountains, will officially open for the summer season on Saturday, May 27, 2017. Camelback Resort will be honoring U.S soldiers, military members and their families with a full-day free admission to Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark during the Memorial Day Weekend from Saturday, May 27 to Monday, May 29, 2017.....



Sam Adams 3D Air & Après Show Tour

March 4, 2017

On Snow Big Air & 3D Paintscaping Featuring Scotty Lago, Olympic Medalist Saturday, March 4th at Camelback Resort

Sam Adams 3D Air & Après Show Tour’s first stop will be Camelback Ski Resort March 4, 2017.  The show is set to combine high flying action, world class ski and snowboard athletes and Hollywood quality 3D mapping projection creating an après ski / snowboard party you won’t want to miss! 




February 1, 2017

Tannersville, Pa. – Feb, 1, 2017 – Camelback Resort serves the Northeast as a popular destination, offering indoor and outdoor recreation seven days a week, year-round. Now in its 53rd ski season, Camelback Resort’s entertainment, both on and off the slopes, embrace tradition, giving, and fun. On select Saturday’s this season, Camelback Resort presents extra-special events include Boarding for Breast Cancer, the Diana Golden Memorial Race, Telefest and more. All are invited to enjoy the 37 trails, live music, giveaways, and enjoy a fun-filled Saturday in a family-friendly environment. A full calendar of events can be found at

Boarding for Breast Cancer – Shred the Love!  -  Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 8:30AM – 8PM

Diana Golden Memorial Race  - Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 8AM – 4PM

Polar Plunge  - Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 8:30AM – 8PM

7th Annual Telefest   - Saturday, March 11, 2017 8:30AM – 8PM