Trenton, NJ—The winter season offer visitors a new look at New Jersey, from frosty outdoor adventures to cozy retreats from the elements. Thrill-seeking sports enthusiasts will find an abundance of outdoor destinations while warm, welcoming indoor activities keep residents and visitors entertained in the Garden State as well.
“Winter launches a whole new season of exciting destinations and activities in New Jersey,” said New Jersey Secretary of State Nina Mitchell Wells. “With just a little planning, visitors can find something for every level of entertainment from outdoor downhill activities to a vast array of historic museums and theatre to enjoy indoors.”
Within easy driving distance from many parts of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut, New Jersey’s ski resorts are the perfect destination for skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and snowshoeing. New Jersey’s bountiful trails provide an exhilarating outdoor adventure. Plentiful lodging from laid-back to luxurious allows families to plan the right-sized winter escape.
When planning a ski trip in New Jersey, Mountain Creek (www.mountaincreek.com) in Vernon is just the ticket. With a full range of skiing and snowboarding options – 46 trails, 11 lifts, and five giant terrain parks spanning four soaring mountain peaks – Mountain Creek will keep outdoor sports buffs thoroughly challenged. Home to the region’s only Superpipe, Mountain Creek offers world-class snowboarding yet features a family-friendly mix of comfortable lodging, accessible trails and reasonable lift ticket rates.