Ski Areas > US Mid Atlantic > Winterplace, West Virginia




  Winterplace now has 28 trails + a terrain park. They have expanded the beginner area to include a new trail. Says Tanner.

This ski resort receives snowfall close to the local average each snow season. This ski area has an okay assortment of runs and enough different ski lifts to serve them all. With 90 acres of ski terrain, it's more of a small style ski hill. A 603 foot drop from top to bottom is of course not that much, but Winterplace compensates
    for it with other things. All the 27 runs here are enjoyable to ski on. This ski resort has a much lower than average part of advanced and expert trails and a much higher than average ratio of intermediate or beginner runs. This is
an average size ski resort with a roughly average drop from top to bottom if compared to other mid Atlantic ski resorts. The trailmap on this internet page will give you a good idea what Winterplace is like. The annual snowfall of 8 feet keeps the depth good. No matter if you're skiing or snowboarding, this vicinity has a lot of ski hills. There are 9 good ski lifts here, and they are enjoyable to hitch a ride with. When this segment of West Virginia is covered  
in wonderful snow; it is the most wonderful time of the year for skiing and snowboarding. You have to go 89 miles to get to a ski resort featuring a greater drop from top to bottom. If you'll be staying in a hotel, you're in luck, hotels are offered in the vicinity of the base area, but you'd better reserve before you go as these hotels fill up swiftly. Getting your skiing muscles activated and getting out of the house for a while will have you returning. This is a family friendly ski area with lots of green and blue trails. You'll bump into loads of skiers from Beckley here.



Hotels Near Winterplace ski area, West Virginia

Knights Inn Ghent, Ghent
1 miles away
Resort At Glade Springs, Daniels
7.5 miles away
Sleep Inn Beaver, Beaver
9.3 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Beckley East, Beckley
9.6 miles away
Howard Johnson Express Inn - Beckley, Beckley
12 miles away
Econo Lodge Beckley, Beckley
12 miles away
Quality Inn Beckley, Beckley
12.1 miles away
Courtyard Beckley, Beckley
12.2 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Beckley, Beckley
12.2 miles away
Travelodge Beckley, Beckley
12.2 miles away
Super 8 Beckley, Beckley
12.3 miles away
Hampton Inn Beckley, Beckley
12.4 miles away
Comfort Inn Beckley, Beckley
12.4 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Beckley, Beckley
12.6 miles away
Microtel Inn By Wyndham Beckley, Beckley
12.7 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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 Ski Areas Near Winterplace ski area:
Appalachian Mountain, North Carolina , 87 miles away
   365 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
The Homestead, Virginia , 89 miles away
   700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
   34% Expert & Adv.
   33% Intermediate
   33% Beginner
Snowshoe, West Virginia , 90 miles away
   1500 foot drop, 14 lifts, 57 runs
   23% Expert & Adv.
   36% Intermediate
   41% Beginner
Ski Beech, North Carolina , 93 miles away
   830 foot drop, 10 lifts, 15 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   30% Beginner
Hawksnest, North Carolina , 94 miles away
   619 foot drop, 4 lifts, 12 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Sugar Mountain, North Carolina , 95 miles away
   1200 foot drop, 8 lifts, 20 runs
   15% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   35% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Winterplace ski area:
Camp Creek, Mercer County , 5 miles away, Class II-III - 4.5 miles long (Camp Creek State Forest to Bluestone River)
Mountain Creek, Mercer County , 6 miles away, Class III-IV - 2.1 miles long (CR 4 bridge to Bluestone River)
Glade Creek - New River Tributary, Raleigh County , 7 miles away, Class IV - 5 miles long (Beckley Water Supply Reservoir to confluence with Pinch Creek)
 National Parks Near Winterplace ski area:
Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV , 17 miles away
Gauley River National Recreation Area, Glen Jean - WV , 17 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Winterplace ski area:
Glade Springs Village Golf, Daniels , 8 miles away
Glade Springs Hotel & Conference Resort, Daniels , 8 miles away
Beaver Creek Golf Club, Beaver , 9 miles away

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