Colder temperatures. Warmer memories.

Hit the slopes this winter at Winterplace Ski Resort. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, Winterplace has everything you need for an incredible winter adventure. Here you’ll find 27 slopes, 10 lifts, a terrain park and the largest snow tubing park in West Virginia.

Adventure? You’re on the right track.

Fresh powder, family fun and unforgettable mountain memories – at Winterplace, you’ll have everything you need for the perfect winter’s day.

Coming just in time for the kids’ winter vacation, the West Virginia Ski Association is providing a passport program that allows any child in the 4th or 5th grades to ski or snowboard for FREE during the 2022 – 2023 season at select resorts.

This winter, take the family on an adventure like no other in Almost Heaven.

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What to Do

Skiing & Snowboarding

Home to terrain catering to beginners, experts and everyone in-between, this resort is ideal for every adventurer this winter. With 100% snow-making capabilities, the only thing you’ll see on the forecast is a whole lot of thrills.

Snow Tubing

Boasting 2 Super tubing Carpet Lifts and up to 14 Lanes, Winterplace is the largest snow tubing park in the state. Whether you’re bringing the kids or having a night out with friends, you’re sure to have the time of your life.

Memory-making

Re-live the day’s adventure at one of the resort’s onsite restaurants. A little hot cocoa and time spent with loved ones will be sure to warm you up. You’re sure to leave Winterplace with sweet memories of family fun.

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What to Bring

Not sure what to bring along on your trip? It is always a great idea to talk with whom you go with or the destination’s experts, but here is some basic gear you’ll need to bring on your trip. Once you get all this together, you’ll be ready to hit the road – and the slopes!

If you don’t have all the technical equipment on hand, no need to worry. Winterplace has rental equipment at the ready.

  • Warm clothing
  • Your favorite ski jacket and pants
  • Ski/Snowboard socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Skis/Snowboard/Snowshoes
  • Helmet
  • Goggles or sunglasses with retention strap
  • A water bottle with extra water
  • A small backpack
  • Sunscreen

Meet the Area’s Expert

From exhilarating outdoor recreation opportunities to historic railroad towns, Southern West Virginia offers peak excitement and the experience of a lifetime. This corner of Almost Heaven certainly has something to offer every adventurer. This winter, start your exploration of this region at Winterplace Ski Resort. From there, the opportunities are endless.


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