Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Whitetail Resort

Planning a ski trip to Whitetail Resort? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Whitetail Resort stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Whitetail Resort review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.7
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 65%
  • Beginner
  • 62%
  • Families
  • 79%
  • Intermediate
  • 71%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 53%
  • Advanced
  • 32%

Helpful Highlights:

I was pleasantly surprised by Whitetail. First off, the staff was on top of things and the place seems to be well run & well organized. It was well groome...

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  • 5

    Best ski resort in DC area

    by freesva - 8th December 2009

    Pros: modern lift equipment/snow making equip and staff and facilities

    Cons: Like any resort in general area subject to extreme weather

    Great place for beginners or warm up for intermediate and advanced skier in easy driving distance. Recommend weekdays or early mornings on weekends or hol... Full review

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  • 2

    I hope you have some PteX

    by thafirestarter - 17th March 2009

    Pros: The Park...

    Cons: The Staff, The Snow, south east facing slopes

    Okay If you are going Ride or Ski at whitetail, use an old board/skiis or have plenty of PteX ready to go... Horrible snow conditions snow conditions I wen... Full review

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  • 1

    Avoid Whitetail!!!!

    by dsm9 - 13th March 2009

    Pros: Close proximity

    Cons: Poor service, rude employees, unprofessional mgmt.

    I would recommend everyone to avoid this "resort". The prices are high, the employees are rude, the rental equipment policies border on criminal and the ma... Full review

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  • 5

    Nice Day of Skiing for the Mid-Atlantic

    by rjthiel - 27th February 2009

    Pros: Great Instructors, Nice slopes

    Cons: A little pricey. Food was VERY expensive

    I took my family for their first ski trip, and my first on the east coast and in many years. We went on a weekday, and my wife and kids had instructors to t... Full review

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  • 3

    Good for a Quickie

    by craigerv - 20th February 2009

    Pros: Bumps!, Proximity to DC

    Cons: Little Variety

    I was looking for a quick weekend day trip to get in before the great meltdown that was the 2nd week of February 2009. I drove up on Sunday with a friend e... Full review

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  • 1

    Avoid it! Bad Management Decisions = Bad Conditions

    by Nickdog1977 - 17th February 2009

    Pros: Nice facilities

    Cons: Too expensive for what you get; poor snowmaking

    We went to Whitetail last Friday before President's Day weekend and I literally had the worst day of skiing I have had in 25 years of skiing. We chose Whit... Full review

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