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: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • 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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  • 3

    Best day trip from D.C.

    by trappedindc - 3rd March 2011

    Pros: No crowds on weekdays, best within 2 hours of D.C.

    Cons: Slow chairlifts, not much variety

    There are only three reasonable day trip skiing options for people in D.C., and Whitetail is the best. (The others are Ski Liberty and Ski Roundtop -- all t... Full review

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  • 3

    Whitetail Review

    by tank651 - 5th January 2009

    Pros: KILLER terrain park

    Cons: can get crowded, Stolen Gear :(

    Although Whitetail is one of the closest resorts from DC Its pretty Average The Cons of skiing at whitetail - Can get EXTREMELY crowded on weekends and h... Full review

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  • 3

    Whitetail Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 17th December 2007



    I live about thirty minutes south of DC, and can get to Whitetail in about an hour and a half. Not a bad little place although it does get crowded on weeken... Full review

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  • 3


    by wuller10 - 21st October 2010

    Pros: go there for the parks

    Cons: short runs

    This place is aimed towards the people who want to hit the parks. If you want to jump, grind some rails, and possibly mess yourself up then this is the plac... Full review

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  • 3

    Great for beginners, only an hour from DC

    by shubunk - 18th September 2011

    Pros: great place to learn, empty on the weekdays

    Cons: plenty of ice, crowded on the weekends

    I live in DC. Whitetail is a great place to scratch the skiing itch. There is nothing but ice there. ... Full review

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  • 3

    It's okay

    by truej - 12th January 2009

    Pros: Easy drive, full use of vertical, facilities

    Cons: Overpriced

    Skied Whitetail for the first time on January 4th. I was staying with a friend in Southern Maryland who lives only 2.5 hrs away. It was an easy 2.5 hrs. You... Full review

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