In the winter Big Bass Lake offers both skating and ice fishing.
There are two recreation centers. The first contains an indoor
pool, a "T" Bar ski slope, a gameroom, coffee shop, etc. The other
contains a heated outdoor pool, a tennis court, a basketball court,
meeting space, space for large family gatherings, snack bar, and
more. Also featured at Big Bass Lake are mountain streams, playgrounds,
Bass Lake is adjacent to the cute moutain town of Gouldsboro PA
with general store, hardware store, convenience shops, bank, post
office, steam train station (tourist attraction) gas stations,
and most services. Camelback Skiing is about 1/2 hour as is the
ski resorts of Jack Frost Big Boulder. Also within a mile is Gouldsboro
State Park ( A Pennsylvania state park) with a 200 acre lake for
fishing, canoeing, kayaking and other outdoor activities.