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We are closed for skiing, riding and tubing until December 2024. Looking for family fun this summer? Visit Costa's Family Fun Park, our summer operation... located near Lake Wallenpaupack in Hawley!

Located in Lackawaxen, Pennsylvania

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Ski Big Bear at Masthope Mountain

Directions

We are conveniently located within 2.5 hours of NYC, nestled in the Pocono Mountains of Northeast Pennsylvania.

Directions

From New York City

  • Take Interstate 80 West, 36 miles to Route 15 North - Exit 34B.
  • Follow Route 15 to 206 North towards Milford. Cross the Delaware River into Pennsylvania.
  • Bear Right onto 209 North and continue straight through the light towards Route 6 West.
  • Follow Route 6 West for approx. 12 miles to the intersection of PA Route 434.
  • Turn right onto PA 434 North.
  • At the fork in the road, bear left towards PA Route 590 West.
  • Follow PA 590 West to Lackawaxen.
  • Turn right after crossing the first bridge (Lackawaxen River) onto Masthope Plank Rd.
  • At the intersection, turn left on Westcolang Road and continue for 1 mile to Karl Hope Blvd.
  • At 4-way stop, turn right onto Karl Hope Blvd.
  • Ski Big Bear is at the end of Karl Hope Blvd.

From Philadelphia

  • Take the Northeast Extension of the PA Turnpike, or Rt. 476 to Route 22 East towards Allentown/Bethlehem.
  • Exit to take Route 33 North.
  • Go East on I-80 approx. 4 miles to Exit 52 at Marshalls Creek, and follow Route 209 North.
  • In Marshalls Creek, turn left at the light onto Route 402 North. Drive for 25 miles to I-84 East.
  • Travel east on I-84. Take the Lords Valley Exit (Exit #34 - Route 739).
  • Proceed North on Route 739 approx. 1 mile to the intersection at “84 Lumber”.
  • Turn right onto PA 434 and continue for 5 miles.
  • Cross Route 6 and continue on PA 434 North.
  • At the fork in the road, bear left towards PA Route 590 West.
  • Follow PA 590 West to Lackawaxen.
  • Turn right after crossing the first bridge (Lackawaxen River) onto Masthope Plank Rd.
  • At the intersection, turn left on Westcolang Road and continue for 1 mile to Karl Hope Blvd.
  • At 4-way stop, turn right onto Karl Hope Blvd.
  • Ski Big Bear is at the end of Karl Hope Blvd.

From Scranton

  • Take Interstate 84 East towards Lords Valley (Exit #34 - Route 739).
  • Proceed North on PA 739 Approx. 1 Mile to intersection at "84 Lumber".
  • Turn right onto PA 434 and continue for 5 miles.
  • Cross Route 6 and continue on PA 434 North.
  • At the fork in the road, bear left towards PA Route 590 West.
  • Follow PA 590 West to Lackawaxen.
  • Turn right after crossing the first bridge (Lackawaxen River) onto Masthope Plank Rd.
  • At the intersection, turn left on Westcolang Road and continue for 1 mile to Karl Hope Blvd.
  • At 4-way stop, turn right onto Karl Hope Blvd.
  • Ski Big Bear is at the end of Karl Hope Blvd.

From Connecticut / North Hudson

  • Take Interstate 84 West to Exit 46 (Milford).
  • Turn right on Route 6 West and continue for 10 miles to PA 434.
  • Turn right onto PA 434 North.
  • At the fork in the road, bear left towards PA Route 590 West.
  • Follow PA 590 West to Lackawaxen.
  • Turn right after crossing the first bridge (Lackawaxen River) onto Masthope Plank Rd.
  • At the intersection, turn left on Westcolang Road and continue for 1 mile to Karl Hope Blvd.
  • At 4-way stop, turn right onto Karl Hope Blvd.
  • Ski Big Bear is at the end of Karl Hope Blvd.

From State Route 97 in New York

  • Take NY 97 North or South as necessary towards the Roebling Bridge.
  • Cross Roebling Bridge into Pennsylvania.
  • At the stop sign, turn right onto Lackawaxen Scenic Dr.
  • At the next stop sign, turn right onto PA 590.
  • Turn right after crossing the first bridge (Lackawaxen River) onto Masthope Plank Rd.
  • At the intersection, turn left on Westcolang Road and continue for 1 mile to Karl Hope Blvd.
  • At 4-way stop, turn right onto Karl Hope Blvd.
  • Ski Big Bear is at the end of Karl Hope Blvd.

From Hawley

  • Take PA 590 East for approx. 8 miles.
  • Turn left on Westcolang Road. Continue on Westcolang Road for 3 miles.
  • At 4-way stop, turn left onto Karl Hope Blvd.
  • Ski Big Bear is at the end of Karl Hope Blvd.

From Milford

  • Route 6 West for approx. 12 miles to the intersection of PA Route 434.
  • Turn right onto PA 434 North.
  • At the fork in the road, bear left towards PA Route 590 West.
  • Follow PA 590 West to Lackawaxen.
  • Turn right after crossing the first bridge (Lackawaxen River) onto Masthope Plank Rd.
  • At the intersection, turn left on Westcolang Road and continue for 1 mile to Karl Hope Blvd.
  • At 4-way stop, turn right onto Karl Hope Blvd.
  • Ski Big Bear is at the end of Karl Hope Blvd.

Directions for Vehicles over 10' tall Coming from PA 590 West

  • Due to a height restriction, do not turn right onto Masthope Plank Rd. in Lackawaxen.
  • Instead, continue on PA 590 West towards Rowland.
  • At the stop sign, turn right and continue on 590 West for 2 miles.
  • Turn right onto Westcolang Road. Continue on Westcolang Road for 3 miles.
  • At 4-way stop, turn left onto Karl Hope Blvd.
  • Ski Big Bear is at the end of Karl Hope Blvd.