Ten places for Baltimore residents to ski or snowboard
Liberty Mountain Resort (Carroll Valley, Pa.)

Distance from Baltimore: 60 miles

Drop: 600 feet

Trails: 16

Lifts: 9

Website: http://skiliberty.com

Notes: The southern most skiing area in Pennsylvania, the Liberty Mountain Resort is the closest to the Baltimore region. The mountains open in December depending on weather conditions, with individual passes starting at $43.

Ski Roundtop (Lewisberry, Pa.)

Distance: 70 miles

Drop: 600 feet

Trails: 16

Lifts: 8

Website: http://skiroundtop.com

Notes: Ski Roundtop offers skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, rentals and training courses for beginners. It's within close proximity to the Hershey Chocolate Factory and York, Pa., as well as other historic sites, offering visitors plenty to see away from the mountain.

Whitetail Resort (Mercersburg, Pa.)

Distance: 95 miles

Drop: 935 feet

Trails: 17

Lifts: 6