Glen Onoco / Broad Mountain Loop Cross Country Skiing
The 12th most popular XC Ski in Pennsylvania.
Friday 22 July 2016 04:16 GMT
Northwest of Philidelpia near Jim Thorpe in Lehigh Gorge State Park, the Glen Onoco / Broad Mountain Loop is an eight mile cross country skiing route with exceptional views, such as the 25 foot Glen Onoco Falls. This route follows doubletrack through dense hardwood forest past falls, creeks and meadows.
Glen Onoko is the southern access area and may be reached by taking Exit 74 of the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Follow US 209 south to Jim Thorpe. Then take PA 903 north across the river to Coalport Road. Turn off of Coalport to Glen Onoko.
Also, there is the Lehigh Gorge multi-purpose trail.
Overall, Glen Onoco / Broad Mountain Loop is the 12th most popular cross country ski area of all 35 Nordic ski destinations in Pennsylvania.