Winter Activities

There are plenty of unique adventures to enjoy during the winter months in York County, Pennsylvania. Outdoor activities include skiing, snowboarding, and tubing at Roundtop Mountain Resort. From beginner slopes to advanced terrain parks, the resort is perfect for families and groups of friends. 

Ice skating in the crisp winter air is another popular York County winter pastime. It’s a great way to stay active and get some exercise during the colder months. Try the seasonal rink at Heritage Hills Resort – which also features snow tubing at AvalancheXpress when weather permits, or head to the York Ice Arena where it’s always skating season. 

Outdoor enthusiasts continue to embrace the various walking and hiking opportunities York County offers, and when we are lucky enough to get some accumulation, it’s the perfect time to get out and enjoy snow shoeing and cross-country skiing. There are several scenic parks and trails in York County to try, including Rocky Ridge County Park, John C. Rudy County Park, and Nixon County Park. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced winter athlete, you're sure to have a great time exploring the snowy trails of York County. So, grab your snowshoes or skis and hit the trails for a fun and memorable winter adventure!

For those who prefer indoor activities when it’s cold outside, York County has plenty of options as well. You can spend a day at the York County History Center, which houses fascinating exhibits and artifacts that tell the story of our area's rich history. Or, if you're in the mood for something more active, you can check out Laser Alleys or Aces Axe Throwing. Families with younger children will enjoy Keystone Kidspace’s programs and indoor play area.

York County is a great place to visit year-round for outdoor adventures, main street charm, and family fun. Start planning your next trip today!