(DCNR State Park XC Ski Concession Operated by Riversport)
Laurel Ridge XC Ski Center is located on one of the highest mountain ridges in the Laurel Highlands region of South Western Pennsylvania. Our ski center operates out of Laurel Ridge State Park’s concession building managed by the Laurel Hill State Park DCNR of Pennsylvania. Our main ski trails are groomed for skate skiing and tracks set for classical skiing.
XC Ski Center Phone Number 724-455-7303
Ski Conditions- 724-455-7303 (updated Daily Depending on Operations and Snowfall)
Laurel Ridge Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Laurel-Ridge-XC-Ski-Center-149661515089340/
Laurel Hill State Park Office 814-455-8673
Rockwood, PA 15557
(Located off Route 653)
Open December through April
(as weather conditions permit)
Download the full brochure HERE.
Web Cam provided courtesy of PACCSA.org or http://www.paccsa.org/webcams
XC Ski Center and Trails operates Daily: Friday through Monday
Main Ski Center Concession Building: No Indoor Access or Bathrooms Due to Covid Operations. Window service for Rentals & Ski Passes Only.
Upper Smaller Ski Building: Open Everyday with Bathroom Facilities
Hours of Operation: 9 am to 5 pm (Trails are open) Friday through Monday except. Depending on Snow conditions, We are open the week of Christmas and New Years. Closed Christmas Day(Trail Pass Required)- all Trails are groomed on a daily basis depending on condition and snowfall.
XC Ski Trail Fee: $15 for Adults ——$10 For 12 and Under
XC Ski Trail Season Pass 2022: $150 for Adults——–$100 For 12 and Under
XC Ski Rental Rates: $20 for Adults———$10 for 12 and Under
Snowshoe Rental Rates: $25 for Adult———$10 for 12 and Under (includes trekking poles only – No footwear provided. We recommend a Winter Boot)
The Main Building Rental Concession closes at 5 pm (Park Closes at Dusk and Patrolled by LR State Park Rangers)
****There is a additional $20 late fee charged for any return of equipment after 5 pm****.
Km of Trail: 30 km of trails (Yellow and Black Trail Sections are Natural and Ungroomed)
Orange Trail 10.6 Km or 6.1 miles (Dog Friendly);
Green Trails are connector trails: Different length of sections .5 miles up –to 1.5 miles
Red Trail 5 Km
Yellow Trail 9 Km (Sections are ungroomed for Backcountry Experience)
100% Terrain good for Classical Skiing
70% Terrain Suitable for Skate Skiing
85% Beginner to Intermediate Terrain
15% Advanced to Expert terrain(Trail Pass Required)- all Trails are groomed on a daily basis depending on condition and snowfall.
Ski Instruction: To Be Determined