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 time

    by jhewitt - 17th March 2009

    Pros: snowed 4 inches 1st night

    Cons: snow made conditions too slow

    skiing was great. thurs and fri had no lines and saturday lines were small. snow slowed up slopes which forced you to have to pole around to get some of the... Full review

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  • 2

    A Mixed Bag

    by vwracer1 - 24th February 2009

    Pros: There was Snow...Sort Of

    Cons: Trail Layout, Loading and Unloading Issues

    Our ski day was on a Monday. I anticipated fewer people, but apparently some schools were out for a snow day. Line wait was seldom longer than 7 minutes. ... Full review

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  • 4

    Great place for the kids

    by RHStock - 13th February 2009

    Pros: Kid friendly

    Cons: Weekend is busy

    Look, this is west Va. skiing, I like how all the people that posted as beginners were bashing beginners...mmmmm. The bottom line is that I love going to W... Full review

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  • 3

    Not Bad

    by stonehenge - 31st January 2009

    Pros: Location and number of slopes

    Cons: Rediculous Snow Making and ENORMOUS lift lines

    Its importiant to know what you're getting into. Winterplace is great for a day trip since its close to the interstate and has enough terrain to keep someon... Full review

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  • 1

    Dont go to Witerplace

    by Holmesy247 - 25th January 2009

    Pros: The day i went, the only pro was that it wasn't raining

    Cons: Lots of them see my review

    After talking to a quite abrupt lady on the phone we decided that the conditions were ok to go, My fiance and I are not experts but we can navigate around m... Full review

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  • 4

    I love Winterplace!

    by jssctrent - 22nd January 2009

    Pros: Great place for beginners

    Cons: Most loging is at least a 15 minute drive

    I learned to ski at Winterplace and have many fond memories of trips with my church. I'm from East Tennessee so it's a convenient location for a day or 1 ni... Full review

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