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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  • 2

    Not as Bad as I Expected

    by beachbumltj - 2nd February 2010

    Pros: long runs, high speed lift, wide trails

    Cons: long lines, poor snow

    I went to Whitetail for the first time this weekend with my wife. As expected, the crowds were absurd. Even arriving before 9am, there was an unending line ... Full review

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  • 2

    Not worth it unless you're a local!

    by SkiBadger - 5th February 2009

    Pros: Steep terrain

    Cons: No variety in terrain & very expensive :(

    Whitetail was a disappointment. I can easily ski black diamonds and double black diamonds, but I am the kind of skier that likes variety in slopes, and, th... Full review

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  • 2

    Bad Snow, Some Steep Runs, Crowded

    by ryanscottmac - 23rd March 2010

    Pros: Express Quad lift, nice green -- mountain left.

    Cons: Very Crowded, Expensive, Quality of snow, Trails get hit with Sun, NO BAR!

    If the conditions are right and you're there during the week or for first tracks in the morning before everyone gets there Whitetail can be nice. It has a n... 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 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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  • 1

    Whitetail Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 10th December 2007



    This mole hill is quite laughable. I can't believe the reviews. The best closest to DC? It's the only resort closest to DC so I guess that title could go t... Full review

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