Laurel Highlands Ski Touring Area

The 9th most popular cross country ski area in Pennsylvania.

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Southeast of Pittsburgh near Somerset in the Forbes State Forest, the Laurel Highlands Ski Touring Area has about a dozen miles of cross country ski trails near Laurel Summit. There are several trailheads on Laurel Summit Road.

Overall, Laurel Highlands Ski Touring Area is the 9th most popular cross country ski area of all 35 Nordic ski destinations in Pennsylvania. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Laurel Highlands Ski Touring Area including Laurel Ridge State Park, Hidden Valley Four Seasons Resort, Ohiopyle State Park, Bear Run Nature Reserve, Roaring Run Natural Area and Mountain Streams Trail SystemNorth Woods Ski Touring Area.

Laurel Highlands Ski Touring Area Cross Country Skiing Map

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Local Contact(s):  FSF (724) 238-1200; PA Visitor Info. (800) VISIT-PA.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Jan. - Feb.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Reference Source:  click here http://www.dcnr.pa.gov/

GPS:  40.116, -79.1754

Date Published:  1/4/2016

Date Updated:  7/2/2016

ID:  13747

Laurel Highlands Ski Touring Area Cross Country Skiing Map