Discover the Magic of Winter at These 4 Almost Heaven Resorts

Winter holds endless possibilities in West Virginia. Snow-covered mountain landscapes provide the perfect backdrop for any adventure. Almost Heaven is home to incredible winter resorts that are the perfect place to begin your next winter vacation. Get cozy at one of these resorts for during your next Mountain State getaway.

Canaan Valley Resort State Park

Nestled in the mountains of Tucker County, Canaan Valley Resort State Park is the perfect place for a cozy winter getaway, whether you’re in search of relaxation or adventure. The park features a full-service lodge, cabins, ski slopes and trails for hiking and cross-country skiing. The resort is located just outside of the neighboring towns of Thomas and Davis – both of which are home to a wide variety of restaurants, bars, breweries and musical venues. Let the Tucker County CVB help plan your winter adventure to this winter wonderland.

Winterplace Ski Resort

Located just off of I-77  between Beckley and Princeton, Winterplace Ski Resort is easily accessible and features 28 total runs with a maximum elevation of 3,600 feet. Winterplace is the southernmost ski resort in West Virginia and offers several different forms of lodging accommodations. Winterplace is widely regarded as one of the best places to learn to ski and snowboard and is perfect for guests of all experience levels.

Snowshoe Mountain Resort

Head to Pocahontas County to Snowshoe Mountain, otherwise known as 4848′ thanks to its high elevation. Place yourself on mountain time by enjoying some of Snowshoe’s various lodges or cabins, hitting the slopes or trying some of the exquisite dining options available. Snowshoe also features a spa and multiple heated & indoor pools.

Oglebay Resort

Oglebay Resort is home to the world-renowned Winter Festival of Lights and also boasts its own ski slope and terrain park. The resort is located just outside of downtown Wheeling and features a lodge, cabins, a golf course and a zoo. For additional entertainment and shopping, head to Wheeling’s Centre Market and other nearby businesses in the downtown district.

Where will you go to experience the magic of winter in Almost Heaven?

Winter in the Mountain State

This post was last updated on March 2, 2022