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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  • 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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  • 3

    Canaan Valley Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 26th February 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    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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  • 3

    not bad

    by k2fan - 2nd February 2010

    Pros: cheap, only 3 hours from DC

    Cons: only two lifts

    Took advantage of the mid-week ski & stay package at the Canaan Valley Resort and skied one day at Timberline and one day at Canaan. The package was a grea... 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

    Nice Resort, beautiful location

    by newski - 23rd March 2010

    Pros: Not crowded, Good beginner slope

    Cons: Night life lacking

    Beautiful location, rooms are clean, deer were waiting outside our room every time we open the door. We were able to feed them right out of our hands-kids r... 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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