Winter in Western Pennsylvania is magical with snow-covered expanses, cooler weather, and an array of outdoor activities to choose from. Ascend to a peak of Laurel Mountains, a top skiing destination near Oak Lodge, via lift to begin your thrilling adventures. When you reach the top, you’ll discover the incredible Laurel Mountain Ski Resort in Ligonier, PA. This inclusive ski lover’s haven offers an abundance of opportunity to traverse our diverse landscape and immerse yourself in the wonder of the Laurel Highlands. Spending your day at this remarkable place will make for a captivating addition to your getaway!
Before you make the trip to Laurel Mountain Ski Resort in Ligonier, PA, let us at Oak Lodge assist you in creating the perfect trip. In addition to making your personalized itinerary, we offer a complimentary, 24-hour Online Vacation Guide for you to carry with you in the palm of your hand. Once you’ve filled out the form and received your password via email, unlock the most famous area attractions, wonderful things to do, and places to explore in our area. As you browse this travel planner, you’ll also find a section dedicated to the rustic elegance of our property and a collection of featured accommodations at our intimate bed and breakfast!
What You Need to Know About the Laurel Mountain Ski Resort in Ligonier, PA
If you want to make the most of your winter getaway, book your skiing experience at the Laurel Mountain Ski Resort in Ligonier, PA. We hope you enjoy your time here as much we and many of our guests do!
About the Laurel Mountain in Pennsylvania
When you reach the zenith of this mountain range, you’ll be delighted by the peace and serenity of this powered-covered landscape. The mountain’s summit elevation is 2,766 feet in height while the base remains at 2,005 feet, which about a half mile high! While you’re skiing in the Laurel Highlands, the vertical drop of 761 feet is one of longest distances to ski in the region. Before you go, review the Laurel Mountain ski trail map for more information!
The Starting Point
If you’re taking a private lesson or hit the slopes on your own, you’ll find over 20 marvelous trails to begin your skiing journey. There are a network of snow-clad paths to explore, which range from easy to expert. If you’re feeling up the challenge, use your ski poles to propel you down the slopes is the Wildcat Slope. It’s one of the most famous descents on Laurel Mountain and is considered an advanced to the expert course. If you want to discover the many others, consult the official Laurel Mountain trail map!
Where to Refuel
After your time on the slopes, visit one of the on-site restaurants at the Laurel Mountain Ski Resort in Ligonier, PA. Whether you dine at the Wildcat Lounge or the Laurel House Cafe, treat yourself to one of the regionally inspired meals made from fresh ingredients, grade-A meats, and locally sourced produce. Some of our guest favorites include the vegetarian chili, prime brisket sandwich, and the Wild Cat bread pudding at the Lounge. At the Cafe, enjoy a selection of pizza, chicken tenders, and burgers. You’ll also find a great menu for coffee and other hot drinks to warm you up after a chilly day.
If you want to see some of Ligonier instead, visit one of the fantastic restaurants at the base of the mountain. This charming town offers a collection of locally owned and operated eateries, each of which features incredible food, wonderful drinks, and an inviting atmosphere. The best part is that they’re just 10 miles away from the comfort at our bed and breakfast!
Unwind Together at Oak Lodge
Before you make your way to the Laurel Mountain Ski Resort in Ligonier, PA, start your day with breakfast at Penn Place in the Jimberg Village. You’ll be treated to a spread of hearty entrees, wonderful delights, and freshly brewed coffee. In addition, our rustic bed and breakfast offer a gorgeous selection of rustic retreats. We invite you to search our accommodations and reserve the ideal one for your getaway!
As you browse, consider booking our Master Suite. This stunning hideaway is the definition of rustic elegance at Oak Lodge. Nestled in heart of the Main Lodge, this suite features a comfortable bed, an abundance of natural light, a private balcony to view vistas of our 800-acre property, and a spacious bathroom. As the cooler weather sets in across the Laurel Highlands, light a fire in the stone-faced fireplace and warm up together next to its warm glow. If you want to enjoy even more of our property, take a dip in our steamy hot tub, our indoor pool, or visit our luxurious spa. The great outdoors, charming amenities, and relaxation are waiting for your arrival, so plan your next romantic getaway with Oak Lodge today!