4 Best Ski Resorts near New York City

Windham Mountain's 1,600-foot vertical drop in the Catskills, two hours' drive from the city, has a topography so varied that it

Windham Mountain, Windham, New York

accommodates seven double-black diamond tracks for experts, twelve easy runs for novices, and over half of the 54 trails for intermediates.

Windham Mountain, Windham, New York

Hunter Mountain features three mountain faces with an incredible variety of terrain,

Hunter Mountain, New York

located around 2.75 hours from the city and with the same 1,600 feet of vertical drop as Windham.

Hunter Mountain, New York

Mountain Creek boasts the longest runs of any resort less than two hours' travel from New York, with a good 1,040-foot vertical drop. 

Mountain Creek, New Jersey

Of the 22 tracks at this family-friendly resort, six are geared for expert skiers, while the rest are split equally between beginner and intermediate runs. 

Thunder Ridge, New York

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