Delaware State Forest Cross Country Skiing

The 33rd most popular XC Ski in Pennsylvania.

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East of Scranton, the 2800 acre Bruce Lake Natural Area has miles of trails open to hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and cross-country skiing.

To reach the trailhead from the intersection of SR 390 and I-84 (3 miles west of Blooming Grove), go south on SR 390 for .25 miles to parking on the left.

Overall, Delaware State Forest is the 33rd most popular cross country ski area of all 35 Nordic ski destinations in Pennsylvania.

Delaware State Forest Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  DSF (570) 895-4000; PA Visitor Info. (800) VISIT-PA.

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

Best Season:  Jun - Sep

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Rimrock Cottages, Stroudsburg (570) 629-2360; Fern Ridge

Luxury Loding:  Stroudsmoor Country Inn (800) 955-8663

Breakfast Restaurant:  Murphys Loft, Blakeslee

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  41.35783, -75.20483

Date Published:  1/5/2016

Date Updated:  7/16/2016

ID:  17485

Delaware State Forest Cross Country Skiing Map