Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Whitetail Resort

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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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  • 4

    Another Tiring Day

    by SnomanPack355 - 16th January 2010

    Pros: Good intermediate trails and high speed lift

    Cons: Long lines (holiday weekend), too many new people on intermediate trails

    Son and I went to Whitetail for the first time on Jan 16 in the afternoon hoping that the Maryland people would be home waiting for the NFL playoff game. No... Full review

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  • 4

    Best out of the 3

    by ridehalfpipe - 5th February 2009

    Pros: vertical drop not too bad

    Cons: changing snow conditions

    Out of three resorts with in the Bmore DC area whitetail is the best... When i Ride Whitetail I stick to black Diamonds and some of the snowboarding park..... Full review

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  • 4

    Whitetail Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 12th December 2007



    When I go to Whitetail, I don't bother going during the day. If you have the vision to be able to ski at night this is a great place to do it. After 7pm the... Full review

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  • 4


    by Dexter - 11th December 2013

    Pros: powder, small lines, fast lift

    Cons: limited trails open

    Awesome night! the runs that were open were nice and smooth only down side, not all of the park was open. Love the fast lift!... Full review

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  • 4

    pleasantly surprised

    by Polekat914 - 19th February 2014

    Pros: good staff, well groomed, decent vertical

    Cons: crowded on holidays & weekends

    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... Full review

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  • 4

    second best ski area in PA

    by tom travis - 2nd February 2011

    Pros: seven excellent advanced trails , steady pitch, fast lift, lovely views

    Cons: slow lift on intermediate area, no long intermediate trails from the summits, crowded on weekends

    Whitetail is my second favorite PA ski area, after Elk. It has a true 930' vertical from the summit; seven pleasurable trails from the twin summits, with a... Full review

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