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Published: 01/02/2013

YORK, PA - The winter season is officially underway and York County has plenty of outdoor activities to get your blood pumping! Whether you're looking to hit the slopes or lace up your skates, York County is the place to fulfill all your winter adventures! 

Since 1964, Roundtop Mountain Resort in Lewisberry has been a family-favorite destination, offering activities for all ability levels ranging from novice to expert. Skiers can explore the Resort's 19 slopes, while snowboarders will enjoy the thrills generated by two terrain parks and a half pipe. 

If you're looking to master the snowy terrain, Roundtop offers a variety of classes for all ages. Not to mention, the Resort's "Learn to Ski and Snowboard Program" was recently named one of the best in the country by the National Ski Areas Association. 

Rehash all your snowy adventures over dinner and drinks at Roundtop's on-site restaurant, the Fireside Pub & Grill. Enjoy fresh wraps, pizza, seafood and steaks as you relax in front of a roaring fireplace, all while taking in the spectacular views of the slopes. 

Next, trade your skis for a snow tube and experience AvalancheXpress located at Heritage Hills Resort! This thrilling downhill experience for snow-goers of all ages features high-speed "Xtreme" lanes for experienced tubers and two special slower paced lanes for little ones. 

Once you've finished zooming down the tubing hills, work on your figure eights atThe Rink at AvalancheXpress! This outdoor ice skating rinks overlooks the grounds of Heritage Hills and is the perfect compliment to a day of snow tubing. 

Turn your AvalacheXpress adventure into a winter getaway by choosing from a variety of affordable overnight packages, featuring a breakfast buffet, all-day skating and tubing passes, plus tokens to the Family Entertainment Center at Bogey Macaws American Grille, located just two miles from the Resort. 

The York County Convention and Visitors Bureau (York County CVB) is the Official Tourism Promotion Agency for York County. The York County CVB exists to maximize economic in York County, PA through a comprehensive travel and tourism marketing program. Visitors spend more than $753 million in York County each year. For more information on the York County Convention and Visitors Bureau, call 1-888-858-9675 or visit

Allison Freeman, Communications Specialist
(717) 852-9675 (ext. 103) or