A FOUR-SEASON WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAIN RESORT
Situated in one of the most scenic and tranquil settings in the Mid-Atlantic, with unlimited recreation and family-focused activities, Canaan Valley Resort is a four-season mountain destination providing the perfect escape from daily life. Fifteen miles long by three miles wide, Canaan Valley is the highest mountain valley east of the Rocky Mountains, with a base elevation of 3,100 feet. Canaan Valley Resort is nestled on a plateau overlooking the valley, offering sweeping views of the surrounding peaks
15-16 Ski Season Opening Saturday, December 19, 2015!
6 Trails from the top – offering beginner to advanced terrain.
Snow making will be in progress this weekend.
NEW IN 2015/2016 – THREE GLADE SKIING TRAILS!
At Canaan Valley Resort, your winter recreation and relaxation options are plentiful. Downhill skiers and snowboarders of all levels will love the 47 slopes and trails at our West Virginia resort.
With a vertical drop of 850 feet and over 180″ of average annual snowfall, families of all ages can enjoy snowboarding, skiing, XC skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, or even snow tubing in the tubing park, at Canaan Valley Resort. After a long day on the slopes – relax in one of our NEW 160 Guest Rooms or Fireplace Suites. Situated less than 3 hours from the metro Washington, D.C. area, Charleston, WV and Pittsburgh, PA – it’s a great time to rediscover Canaan, the place for affordable winter family fun!
One of the most popular places at the resort is the NEW Tubing Park. The tube park off multiple lanes (each 1,200 feet in length – the longest in the Mid-Atlantic) and a magic carpet to whisk you back to the top! Sessions are 2 hours in length. The warming hut (complete with fireplace) features a ticket kiosk, concessions, restrooms, outdoor fire ring, and parking area. Fun for ages 4 and up. Minimum 42” height requirement. Group rates available.
Perhaps the best way to experience the spectacular beauty of our “winter wonderland” is by XC Skiing and Snowshoeing. Enjoy 30 kilometers of marked, un-groomed trails and acres of wide open meadows to roam, all in a peaceful setting with no trail fees. XC ski trails are natural snow dependent.
A covered, outdoor ice skating rink overlooking the valley and the Allegheny Mountains gives skaters a fabulous view while they try to master their figure eights. The rink features an outdoor fireplace and is located behind the Main Lodge building.
Kidz Korner offers the little ones a place to be entertained while mom and dad hit the slopes for the day. Available for children ages 2 – 6 (must be potty trained). Reservations required 7 days in advance by calling 304-866-4121 ext. 2678 or ext. 2697.