Bear Creek Hosts PA Competitions

Macungie, PA --Snowboarders, grab your gear and head to Bear Creek Ski Area in Macungie, Pennsylvania! For the first time, Bear Creek and Lowe Riders Action Sports, of Downingtown, PA, have paired up to assemble a series of three snowboarding competitions.

The three competitions will be a Rails Competition on January 3rd at 1:00 pm, a Halfpipe Competition on February 7th at 1:00 pm, and a Big Air Competition on March 6th at 5:00pm. All three competitions will be held on the mountain at Bear Creek Ski and Recreation Area.

Interested boarders may register at Lowe Riders Action Sports in advance or at Bear Creek on the day of competitions. Registration fee for each event is $15.00, and lift tickets will be available for participants at a discounted price of $10.00. Divisions of the competitions are 12 & under, Women’s, Beginner, Intermediate and Expert. Participants will be allowed to warm-up for an hour before each contest begins. In addition, helmets must be worn and liability releases must be signed by each participant.

For more information regarding the competitions, visit Lowe Riders Action Sports at For more information on Bear Creek’s facilities, visit or call (610) 682-7100.

Bear Creek Ski & Recreation Area is located in Macungie, Pennsylvania, just minutes away from Allentown and reading and an hour from Philadelphia and Wilmington. The mountain features skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing and boasts an elevation of 1100 feet with a 510-foot vertical rise. In addition to 86 skiable acres, skiers can enjoy great food, drinks and live music in a ski-in, ski-out Tap Room or snuggle around a cozy indoor or outdoor fire pit.