Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Canaan Valley Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 65%
  • Beginner
  • 52%
  • Families
  • 65%
  • Intermediate
  • 70%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 52%
  • Advanced
  • 26%

Helpful Highlights:

I've skied there 40 years since they opened. This was nearly as good as I have ever seen it. Every trail was well groomed. Zero lift lines. Cold day kept ...

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  • 4

    2/27 morn was As good as that place has ever been

    by billrymer - 1st March 2014

    Pros: Grooming, surface, coverage, 100% open

    Cons: I could wish it was bigger. They don't hold the chairs back like they should.

    I've skied there 40 years since they opened. This was nearly as good as I have ever seen it. Every trail was well groomed. Zero lift lines. Cold day kept ... Full review

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  • 4

    Canaan Valley Resort

    by Scaggs - 27th January 2014

    Pros: No Crowds, Natural Snow

    Cons: Snow making all day

    We decided 3 days ago to make the most of a fantastic week of snow in the mid-atlantic by hitting our one of our hidden secrets in Canaan Valley WV. Almost... Full review

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  • 5

    Canaan Valley Resort

    by Bart DeVries - 23rd January 2014

    Pros: Great staff, no wait

    Cons: Weather may be unpredictable

    I have skied with my 4 oldest boys (5, 7, 9, 10) for two seasons here and we LOVE this place! The staff are friendly (no problem boosting my car battery wh... Full review

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  • 5

    Secret snow

    by balanchine - 4th March 2013

    Pros: snowed all weekend

    Cons: bus to lodge not timely

    Awesome instructors...better facilities since last visited. No lines. Better roads from DC area since late 70's. Will go again...who needs Snowshoe? Less th... Full review

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  • 5

    Pleasantly Surprised!

    by drathgeber - 24th January 2011

    Pros: Zero Crowds!

    Cons: Small Vertical Rise.

    Went to Canaan Resort last Thursday (first time) for afternoon session and was very surprised how great it was! Fresh snow, maybe around 40 people on the e... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Again!

    by roadking - 18th January 2011

    Pros: Snow, no lines, great staff.

    Cons: None

    Once again this little gem of a resort delivered more than we expected. Skiied Sunday next door and was crowded, slow, understaffed. Went to Canaann on the ... Full review

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