Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Winterplace Ski Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 51
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 30%
  • Beginner
  • 41%
  • Families
  • 63%
  • Intermediate
  • 41%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 22%
  • Advanced
  • 11%

Helpful Highlights:

We have been here a few times and the experience is perfect for a large group renting ski-in/ski-out on the mountain via one of the dozen or so homes that f...

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  • 4

    Great Family Skiing

    by Adam - 27th February 2014

    Pros: Great for large families, good night skiing, ski in/out at reasonable pricing, good rental gear, will be perfect for kids' first 5 to 10 ski trips

    Cons: Limited expert terrain, very limited small overnight rentals on mountain, conditions can be sketchy depending heavily on weather

    We have been here a few times and the experience is perfect for a large group renting ski-in/ski-out on the mountain via one of the dozen or so homes that f... Full review

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  • 3


    by Boyce Bishop - 22nd January 2014

    Pros: Easy to get to, fair lift ticket price

    Cons: Poor layout and poor grooming

    My family took yesterday off to try WINTERPLACE for the first time. It was an easy 3 hour drive even though the area received 6 inches of snow yesterday. ... Full review

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  • 4

    Best (only) ski resort in the region!

    by - 10th January 2014

    Pros: good skiing, lifts, instructors

    Cons: Needs good restaurant

    I live in southern WV, I'm an Intermediate skier, and Winterplace is only 1.5 hours from the Elkhorn Inn in Landgraff, WV, making it a day trip for us and o... Full review

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  • 2

    February 28 2013

    by Steve_iin_NC - 1st March 2013

    Pros: Great base

    Cons: Unkept, ungroomed

    I was there Thursday February 28 2013. Passed up Wintergreen to go to Winterplace because of the snow forcast. In fact it did snow about 2" overnight on t... Full review

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  • 2

    It's ok, but there are better resorts in WVA

    by stutterstan - 31st January 2012

    Pros: Lots of greens for beginners

    Cons: Dated/ dirty lodge, caters to church groups,

    In all fairness, it's been a horrible year for natural snow. So the trails were all manmade. Winterplace is great for kids/ beginners due to the short run... Full review

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  • 4

    Great time needs a good resturant

    by doddiebird - 5th February 2011

    Pros: great sking during the week for beginners great condos

    Cons: not a single good resturant on the resort

    WE are beginners and had a great time . We stayed in the condos on top of the mountain. We loved everything, except it would be nice to have a decent rest... Full review

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