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Campgaw Mountain

This mountain in nearby Mahwah offers a variety of trails for novice to expert skiers and snowboarders. Rentals and lessons are available; kids too young to hit the trails can try tubing instead—it’s offered every day at Campgaw.
Campgaw Mountain, 200 Campgaw Rd., Mahwah, 201.327.7800, skicampgaw.com

Mountain Creek Ski Resort

You might recognize Mountain Creek from its waterpark counterpart, a popular summertime destination. But the resort also features one of the largest ski areas in the state, with over 1,000 snowmaking machines that cover the mountain all season long. Mountain Creek is less than an hour drive from Bergen County and suitable for all ages.
Mountain Creek, 200 Rte. 94, Vernon, 973.827.2000, mountaincreek.com

Mount Peter Ski Area

Did you know Macy’s opened Warwick’s Mount Peter Ski Area in 1936 to show off its winter fashions? Now it’s a family-friendly destination offering free beginner ski/ snowboard lessons on weekends and a ton of fun trails.
51 Old Mt. Peter Rd., Warwick, N.Y., 845.986.4940, mtpeter.com

Did You Know? Mother Nature doesn't always cooperate during the ski season. On average, Campgaw Mountain uses approximately 8.5 million gallons of water to make snow and cover its slopes.

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