Ski Areas > US Mid Atlantic > Canaan Valley, West Virginia



Canaan Valley

  I was skiing at Canaan Valley last winter, and it was pretty good. The conditions weren't ideal, but that depends on the day of course. It's a good mountain. Says Mr. A.

I bring my family here a few times each winter and we all love it. Lots of good runs for everybody. Says Steve.

Canaan Valley has an acceptable mixture of runs and a small number of ski lifts. This is a typical size ski area featuring a roughly average height difference if
    compared to other mid Atlantic ski mountains. This ski resort has a much lower than average proportion of tough runs and a much higher than average ratio of blue and green runs. The yearly snowfall is in the region of average at Canaan
Valley. This is a popular ski resort for skiers from Morgantown. Having 91 acres of skiing land, it's more of a small style ski mountain. The snowboarding and the skiing in this part of the country is a magnificent thing to do all snow season long. This is a glorious ski area for everybody with scores of blue and green ski trails. A 850 foot elevation difference is of course not that much, but Canaan Valley has so many other good properties. This ski resort  
boasts so much fluffy snow, 13 feet every year, and that is one of the finest features of this ski resort. All 4 great ski lifts at this ski mountain are enjoyable to catch a ride with. This ski hill has 34 slopes that you can ski on; there are more than enough slopes for every ability. Nothing beats the West Virginia peaks in winter; they are something you canít pass up if you're interested in snowboarding or skiing. There's a ski map of Canaan Valley on this page for your reference. There are many accommodations here if you want to spend a night, but do reserve a room before you go because it is a very popular destination. Since you're on this web page you are almost certainly into skiing or snowboarding, either way, close at hand, you'll locate scores of tremendous places. The natural attractiveness of the West Virginia mountains and the excitement of gliding down a slope are tremendous attractions for loads of ski people. Getting your skiing muscles started and an opportunity to spend some time in the wilderness will have you coming back for more.



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 Ski Areas Near Canaan Valley ski area:
Timberline, West Virginia , 3 miles away
   1000 foot drop, 4 lifts, 37 runs
   32% Expert & Adv.
   34% Intermediate
   34% Beginner
Wisp, Maryland , 30 miles away
   700 foot drop, 12 lifts, 32 runs
   31% Expert & Adv.
   28% Intermediate
   41% Beginner
Bryce Resort, Virginia , 47 miles away
   500 foot drop, 5 lifts, 8 runs
   33% Expert & Adv.
   33% Intermediate
   34% Beginner
Snowshoe, West Virginia , 50 miles away
   1500 foot drop, 14 lifts, 57 runs
   23% Expert & Adv.
   36% Intermediate
   41% Beginner
Seven Springs, Pennsylvania , 55 miles away
   754 foot drop, 15 lifts, 31 runs
   25% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   35% Beginner
Massanutten, Virginia , 57 miles away
   1110 foot drop, 8 lifts, 14 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   35% Intermediate
   35% Beginner
Hidden Valley, Pennsylvania , 58 miles away
   610 foot drop, 9 lifts, 27 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   46% Intermediate
   24% Beginner
The Homestead, Virginia , 64 miles away
   700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
   34% Expert & Adv.
   33% Intermediate
   33% Beginner
The Springs at Laurel Mountain, Pennsylvania , 65 miles away
   940 foot drop, 5 lifts, 21 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   35% Intermediate
   35% Beginner
Wintergreen, Virginia , 68 miles away
   1003 foot drop, 5 lifts, 20 runs
   38% Expert & Adv.
   42% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Canaan Valley ski area:
Red Creek, Tucker / Randolph County , 3 miles away, Class III-IV - 6.9 miles long (D4149 North Branch Bridge to confluence with Dry Fork)
Red Creek, Tucker County , 5 miles away, Class V+ - 7.2 miles long (Red Creek Recreation Area to North Branch Bridge)
Blackwater River, Tucker County , 7 miles away, Class IV-V+ - 2.4 miles long (Blackwater Falls to North Fork Confluence)
 Trails Near Canaan Valley ski area:
Dunkenbarger Trail, Tucker , 3 miles away
Stonecoal Trail, Tucker , 4 miles away
Boars Nest Trail, Randolph , 4 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Canaan Valley ski area:
Golf Holly Meadows Golf Course, Parsons , 18 miles away
Capon Springs & Farms, Capon Springs , 19 miles away

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