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More West Virginia Ski Resorts Open For The Season

Charleston, WV – Another West Virginia ski resort will open for the 2021/2022 season as Timberline Mountain in Tucker County officially opens for skiing and snowboarding on Friday, December 3. Snowshoe Mountain in Pocahontas County opened November 25. Canaan Valley Resort and Winterplace are scheduled to open December 18 and Oglebay Resort in Ohio County […]

More WV Resorts Open This Weekend

Charleston, WV – Two more West Virginia ski resorts will officially open for the 2020/21 season this weekend as Timberline Mountain in Tucker County drops the ropes on Friday and neighboring Canaan Valley Resort starts the season on Saturday. Snowshoe Mountain in Pocahontas County which opened earlier this month will be opening its Silver Creek […]

More Skiing and Snowboarding Available in West Virginia

Charleston, WV – Two more West Virginia ski resorts will open for the 2020/2021 season as Timberline Mountain in Tucker County and Winterplace Ski Resort in Raleigh County begin offering skiing and snowboarding on Saturday, December 12. Timberline will suspend on-slope operations Monday for aggressive snowmaking purposes. Snowshoe Mountain in Pocahontas County opened December 4. […]

2020-2021 Ski Season Begins In West Virginia

Charleston, WV – Skiers and snowboarders will start head to the mountains of West Virginia as the first downhill area plans to open for the 2020/2021 season, this week. Snowshoe Mountain will be opening for the season Friday morning (December 4) at 9 am. The Pocahontas County facility will be providing skiers and snowboarders with […]

January Is Ski Month In West Virginia

(Ghent WV) – West Virginia Tourism in collaboration with the West Virginia Ski Areas Association brought attention to the state’s ski industry at a Tuesday news conference at Winterplace Ski Resort in Raleigh County. The season, which began in November, so far has progressed nicely for the resorts as thousands of skiers, snowboarders, snowtubers visited […]

West Virginia Resorts Ready For Holidays

Charleston, WV – Two more West Virginia ski resorts opened for the 2019/20 season last weekend as Canaan Valley Ski Area in Tucker County opened Friday, December 13 and Winterplace Ski Resort in Raleigh County begins offering skiing, snowboarding and snowtubing on Saturday, December 14. Snowshoe Mountain in Pocahontas County which opened November 22 will […]

West Virginia Ski Resorts Reboot Winter

Charleston, WV – This week’s cold temperatures have allowed snowmakers at all of West Virginia’s Ski Resorts to get back to work, covering the slopes with manmade snow. Winterplace in Raleigh County and Timberline Ski Resort in Tucker County have both resumed on-slope operations today, joining Snowshoe Mountain in Pocahontas County and Canaan Valley Ski […]

West Virginia Ski Resorts Return To Snowmaking

Charleston, WV – This week’s cold temperatures have allowed snowmakers at all of West Virginia’s Ski Resorts to get back to work, covering the slopes with manmade snow. Winterplace and Timberline Ski Resorts will both resume on-slope operations on Friday, joining Snowshoe Mountain and Canaan Valley Ski Area in offering skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing. […]

West Virginia Ski Resorts Prepare For Cold Temps

Charleston, WV – The recent mild temperatures have created some challenges for West Virginia’s Ski Industry. Despite still having the most terrain open in the southeast region, that includes, Tennessee, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland, a number of slopes have had to be closed. Winterplace and Timberline Ski Resorts have suspended on-slope operations […]

Additional WV Ski Resorts Open For Season

Charleston, WV – Two more West Virginia ski resorts will open for the 2018/19 season this weekend as Canaan Valley Ski Area in Tucker County and Winterplace Ski Resort in Raleigh County are set to begin offering skiing, snowboarding and Snowtubing on Saturday. Snowshoe Mountain in Pocahontas County which opened over the Thanksgiving holiday, will […]