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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  • 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

    Family Friendly Vacation

    by cassbra - 12th January 2010

    Pros: Really family ski get away ;

    Cons: No Party night life

    Canaan is a true get away. Family get away . Ice skating, tubbing, night skiing, WV little secret. Deer come right up to you door if you r on the ground le... 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

    Canaan Valley Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 3rd January 2007

    Pros:

    Cons:

    We have gone to this area for about 8 years now and really enjoy the whole atmosphere. I am not a great skier, but LOVED the ski-tubing ! My 7 year old son ... Full review

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  • 5

    Hidden Treasure

    by acipparone - 21st March 2010

    Pros: Excellent conditions; No lift lines; Beautiful scenery

    Cons: The sign in front of the resort

    We had a great day of late season skiing at Canaan Valley. The whole experience was a lot of fun from the unexpected great conditions to the lack of any wa... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Place !!!

    by skijds - 22nd February 2010

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: nothing

    I love this place.It is so beautiful.Its on a wildlife preserve.The deer come up to you like pets.The snow and slopes are the best in WV.Its very cheap,the ... Full review

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