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Ski & Snow
Sportsin Tucker County, West Virginia

There are plenty of ways to “Get Tucker’d” in Tucker County, West Virginia this season. With everything this high-mountain paradise has to offer throughout the season, it’s no wonder it has become the go-to destination for those who want to embrace winter, not escape it.

Snow sports in Tucker County are legendary, and with good reason. All the necessary natural ingredients are here in abundance to assure the ultimate winter playground. Snow, and lots of it, blankets the region amply in all its sparkling glory. The area’s premier resorts, Canaan Valley Resort State Park and Timberline Ski Resort, are situated only two miles apart and enjoy average snowfall ranges between 150 and 180 inches! The lofty mountains embrace the sky with summits that exceed 4,260 feet.

True winter experiences outside of the traditional ski vacation make Tucker County stand out.  Cross country skiing at Whitegrass, awarded USA Today’s 2017 #1 xc-ski resort in North America, is that one of a kind experience Tucker County is known for.  Snow-tubing is a blast at Canaan Valley Resort, sledding at Blackwater Falls State Park winter lodge is next level.  Been dreaming of Ice skating as snow flurries fall from the sky?  Canaan Valley Resort has you in mind with their full size outdoor ice rink.  This is just the tip of the iceberg, keep exploring to uncover all the greatness that comes along with winter in Tucker County, West Virginia.  

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Ski & Snowboard

Ski and snowboard the highest valley on the east coast in beautiful and snow abundant Canaan Valley, West Virginia.  With an average of 180 inches of snow a year, an elevation of over 4,000 ft, and two full service ski resorts, Tucker County, West Virginia is ski and snowboard... Info >>

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Cross Country Skiing

Cross country skiing in Tucker County, West Virginia is the winter adventurers dream come true. Three cross country ski resorts operate at a base elevation of 3,000 ft. in snow country, White Grass Touring Center, Blackwater Falls State Park and Canaan Valley State Park.  How ... Info >>

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Tubing & Sledding

Winter fun for all ages and abilities in Tucker County, West Virginia begins with sledding or tubing specifically groomed slopes for maximum enjoyment, and speed!  Tucker County is one of the few winter destinations that offer both sledding and inner-tubing, which believe it o... Info >>

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Winter Activities

Winter in Tucker County, West Virginia, is as recreationally active as it is long.  Childhood dreams of ice skating outside as snowflakes fall from the sky is reality at the Canaan Valley State Park Ice Rink.   Check out the latest fad in mountain biking by renting a fat-tire ... Info >>

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Winter Events

Celebrating winter comes in all forms of events while visiting Canaan Valley in Tucker County, West Virginia, especially when there is so much to offer in Mother Nature’s four season playground.  Canaan Valley and Timberline ski resorts each host end of season weekend long eve... Info >>

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