Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Canaan Valley Resort

Planning a ski trip to Canaan Valley 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 Canaan Valley 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 Canaan Valley 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
  • 4.2
  • 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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  • 3

    Cannan Valley

    by Casey93 - 7th November 2009

    Pros: Not really any lines.

    Cons: No Nightlife, Skiing there is okay, Small tubing park for the kids.

    Didn't really like it there, not much to do but ski and go back to your room. There's no nightlife but the slopes are decent. ... Full review

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  • 3

    Budget Skiing

    by rotateclockwise - 6th November 2009

    Pros: Views, east coast proximity, inexpensive, family friendly, and night skiing

    Cons: Ice, lack of snowmaking, only one lift was operational, and no nightlife

    At CV the runs are fun, but short. Unfortunately, they get icy quickly since there is a lack of continuous snowmaking throughout the season and the snow get... Full review

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  • 4

    Airboarding at Canaan

    by brattopn1 - 9th February 2009

    Pros: Instructor was great

    Cons: tubing park is small

    Husband, Brother in law, and I went to Air boarding class, all late 30's, with the instructor named Sanford. There was a total of 5 students in group. The ... Full review

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  • 3

    Not bad for Free Riding

    by ridehalfpipe - 6th February 2009

    Pros: no lines

    Cons: its missing something???

    Well I went to school about an hour a way from Canaan Valley resort, so it was close by... They never had any deals for College students... However the guys... Full review

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  • 3

    wild and wonderful

    by mikeb - 30th January 2009

    Pros: beautiful scenery

    Cons: not enough snowmaking

    im a local to tucker county and i like canaan when they have everything open, and also its nice if you dont feel like waiting in line for 15 minutes to go u... Full review

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  • 3

    Canaan Valley Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 26th February 2008

    Pros:

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    If you have toddlers DO NOT come to this resort. Timberline ski school and day care are a parent's dream. When I asked about child care at Canaan Valley, af... Full review

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